US-funded Thai Protests: iLaw
iLaw is a US government-funded front petitioning the Thai government to have the entire Thai constitution rewritten and rewritten in such a way as to make it easier for US-backed opposition parties to get into power.
I cover iLaw’s US government funding and why it seeks to change Thailand’s constitution and how it threatens Thai-Chinese relations and ultimately Thailand’s economic future.
Bangkok Post – Three parties want to rewrite charter:
Thai PBS – Thanathorn vows to bring people onto streets after rally in downtown Bangkok:
Bangkok Post – Protesters reiterate 3 key demands:
Nation Thailand – iLaw launches petition for charter rewrite:
iLaw – About Us:
Bloomberg – Thailand Needs Hyperloop, Not China-Built High-Speed Rail, Junta Critic Says:
Bangkok Post – Chinese embassy condemns Thai politician’s meeting with Hong Kong activist: