An Epic Choice For The Ages

Once again, the people of Thailand find themselves on the brink of a great chasm on the fork of a road in an epic journey of choosing its destiny. Another election has passed without violence, a testament to the peace-loving tendencies of the great Siamese nation. The rule of law continues unabated and our great malls remain open for business. But the restoration of real democracy and the new golden... 

They Call Him ‘Jokerman S’

BANGKOK – It was early March, and Surayud Chulanont was starting to come into his own as Thailand’s 35th military-appointed prime minister. The iTV saga was reaching its climax. Surayud had first promised staffers of the broadcaster that it would not go off the air, and then reversed the decision. iTV staff had gathered together the previous night for a farewell show, crying and vowing...