Thu, 28 Mar 2019 01:00
Much is riding on Indonesia’s election
Presidential candidates are focused on domestic issues ahead of next month’s vote, but democracy itself hangs in the balance
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 01:00
Not only politically but also morally incorrect
It seems a major reason JC Wilcox loves Donald Trump so much is that’s he’s not “politically correct”. Neither was Adolf Hitler! And no one would accuse the Ku Klux Klan, who adore Trump, of political correctness.
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 01:00
Southern border city woos tourists in bid to shake off impact of conflict
MUCH is riding on plans to revive the economic fortunes of the far South, and that spells opportunity for Betong district in Yala province.
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 01:00
2016: Who wishes what in Thai politics
It’s easier to make a New Year’s wish than a resolution. That’s particularly so in politics, and especially in Thailand, where much is beyond your control no matter who you are. Putting myself in a few people’s shoes, I came up with the following wish lis
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 01:00
In remembrance of the Dream Weaver
Praphassorn Sevikul was no ordinary novelist. He was a National Artist, a fine diplomat, a warm and loving husband, a good and caring father - this much is what was known of him before his sudden passing on Friday morning. But he was also a whole lot more
Sun, 22 Feb 2015 01:00
So much is wrong with the Koh Tao murder case
Many people's gut feeling tells them that something is wrong in the case of the two poor Myanmar boys being accused of killing two Britons on Koh Tao.
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 01:00
What's wrong with my NGFW?
Next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) are a foundational component for many traditional network security strategies. While nothing is technically wrong with today's NGFWs, much is wrong with the approach.
Thu, 20 Sep 2012 00:00
We want freedom of expression, but at what price to society?
This much is universally given in the "free world": freedom of speech is a cornerstone of democracy. The United Nations Human Rights Committee describes the rights to freedom of opinion and expression as the "foundation stone for every free and democratic