• Wed, 10 Apr 2019 18:00
    Cabinet sets aside over Bt500m for last of Rasa Salai Dam victims
    AFTER FOUR decades of protesting against Rasi Sala Dam and suffering the consequences, the woes of villagers in Si Sa Ket, Surin and Roi Et are finally coming to an end after the Cabinet approved Bt599.97 million for their compensation, Royal Irrigation Department (RID) deputy chief Manas Kamnerdmanee said yesterday. 
  • Sun, 17 Mar 2019 01:00
    Young protester eggs far-right Australian senator, gets hit in the face
    MELBOURNE - A far-right Australian senator had to be restrained by security officials Saturday (March 16) after punching a young man protesting his offensive comments about the Christchurch mosque attacks.
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  • Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:06
    Army chief’s attempt to shut down election talk of budget cuts backfires
    The Army chief’s attempt to scare politicians off discussing the Army budget and reform by indirectly calling them “enemies of the state” has instead backfired, as many Thais have emerged with additional proposals for reforms of the military, and others are protesting the chief’s invocation of the farrightist anthem.
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  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    How to shut up a protester
    It seems to me that we focus on the tactics of protesters instead of the injustices against which they are protesting.
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  • Sun, 06 Jan 2019 01:00
    France's 'yellow vest' protestors back on the streets
    Paris - France's "yellow vest" protestors were back on the streets again Saturday as a government spokesman denounced those still protesting as hard-liners who wanted only to bring down the government.
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  • Sun, 04 Nov 2018 16:19
    Motorcyclists protest ban on use of underpass and overpass
    Hundreds of motorcyclists are protesting for the right to use traffic underpass and overpass routes in Bangkok.
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  • Tue, 08 May 2018 08:50
    Scandal, protesting stars and bans as Cannes festival opens
    The most political Cannes film festival in years opens Tuesday with female stars vowing to protest on the red carpet, two top directors barred from attending and bans hanging over other movies.
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  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:26
    TOT, CAT employees descending on Bangkok to protest ‘privatisation’
    TOT employees in Trang set out for Bangkok on Wednesday morning to join their counterparts from other provinces and CAT Telecom workers at a rally protesting the state agencies’ possible privatisation.
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 13:50
    March protesting Doi Suthep building project stops over attempted ‘infliltration’
    Three members of the Network to Reclaim Doi Suthep Forest, have cancelled a symbolic march they began on Wednesday from Chiang Mai to Bangkok, citing fears that the activity would be used by those with “hidden agendas”.
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:00
    10 years on, Femen movement sagging fast 
    When four young Ukrainians banded together in 2008 to break the mould for protesting sexism and violence against women, they set off a wave of bare-breasted “sextremism” that eventually spread around the world.
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 14:26
    Group protests Krabi waste-to-energy project
    The Baan Nai Chong preservation group in Krabi is protesting a new waste-to-energy plant, claiming it will have an impact on health in their community.
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  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 01:00
    Rights defenders must honour the rights of non-demonstrators
    I fully sympathise with those protesting the junta’s reneging on PM Prayut’s promise, made in the press release co-signed by President Trump, to hold free and fair elections by November. They have every right to peacefully protest within the law.
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  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:54
    Protesting Myanmar workers strike deal with employers
    Some 300 migrant Myanmar workers on Thursday reached an agreement with their bosses for better pay and working conditions for which they had staged protests outside the jewellery factory in the Mae Sot district of Tak province on Wednesday.
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  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00
    US won the war in Vietnam
    Neither side confronts the truth. There were liberals protesting the war for all the wrong reasons and politicians who wanted to control every aspect of the war.
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  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00
    Mouthfuls of hypocrisy
    Eric Bahrt, in doing a Queen Gertrude on us and protesting too much, is surpassing even Trumpian levels of hilarity.
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