Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Thailand's Junta Targets Outspoken Academics and Activists

Thailand's junta has summoned and detained activists and academics in the week it assumed power in a coup. The military says it is carrying out a reform agenda aimed at solving the country's more than six-month long political impasse.   Since Thailand's new military junta, the National Peace and Order Maintaining Council, seized power, anti-coup protesters have been gathering by the hundreds in Bangkok, at impromptu events organized by text message and social networking...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter