Strong Issan Economy is vote buying? What Reuters will not tell you

By Investigative Journalism into Controversial Thailand Continuing on the usual attack on Thaksin and Yingluck, Reuters reports with the headline “Thailand‘s boom: To the northeast, the spoils.” What Reuters means if of course, Thailand’s northest region, called, Issan Region, is Thaksin strong-hold, and thus Thaksin and Yingluck, went to focus on the regions development. What that implies, is of…

The people of the future & how journalism will change

Is it silly, like seriously, have you counted how many articles in the past year news outfit like Reuters and BangkokPost have run criticizing Yingluck’s rice subsidy? My count is like both Reuters and BangkokPost have produced 10s upon 10s of article about the rice scheme, and of course, all of them negative. The crux…