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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Thai junta's opponents staggered by support for status quountil the skies clear." Rangsiman, a Thammasat University student who helps le
Thai junta's opponents staggered by support for status quo
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 days ago
until the skies clear." Rangsiman, a Thammasat University student who helps lead a civil society network called the New Democracy Movement, said the pro-democracy forces were not giving up. "But this made us realize that without more people,... Read more
9d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Court denies activist Pai's freedom bidday before the referendum on the military-sponsored draft charter, while they w
Court denies activist Pai's freedom bid
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
day before the referendum on the military-sponsored draft charter, while they were handing out leaflets from the anti-coup New Democracy Movement. The documents were suspected of breaking Section 61 of the Public Referendum Act, which prohibited... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Pai' freed on bail, detained soon afterMarch last 2015, in protest against the 2014 coup. Anon Nampa, his lawyer and
'Pai' freed on bail, detained soon after
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
March last 2015, in protest against the 2014 coup. Anon Nampa, his lawyer and Sirawith 'Ja New' Seritiwat, a leader of the New Democracy Movement (NDM) to which Mr Jatupat belongs, on Saturday filed a plea with the Military Court at the 23th... Read more
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10d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audiencethis conversation does need to continue. In particular, to continue around the
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audience
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
this conversation does need to continue. In particular, to continue around the role of the relatively new players in this new democracy: organisations like the IPA, CPD, and the Sydney Institute itself. At present, these organisations appear to... Read more
13d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Student on hunger strike collapseswhere their rights are allegedly breached by authorities. After the 2014 coup,
Student on hunger strike collapses
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
where their rights are allegedly breached by authorities. After the 2014 coup, some members of the group have join the New Democracy Movement (NDM)'s anti-coup protests. According to the NDM Facebook, the prison governor turned down the... Read more
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13d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Letter: Why a change of heart, Mr Mantashe?precisely to get away from the apartheid winner-takes-all electoral dispensatio
Letter: Why a change of heart, Mr Mantashe?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
precisely to get away from the apartheid winner-takes-all electoral dispensation. Why? Because the country was entering a new democracy that demanded that all parties should be heard and be represented as fairly as possible in governing structures... Read more
16d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Calls for calm as Zambia election results trickle inregardless of their affiliation to remain peaceful, to reject violence," the gr
Calls for calm as Zambia election results trickle in
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
regardless of their affiliation to remain peaceful, to reject violence," the group said in a statement. "Zambia is not a new democracy and should be a model to the region and beyond." The CCMG report pointed to opposition candidates being unable... Read more
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21d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Activists to file suit against ECnot a full-fledged monitoring or observation mission and had less than 10 peopl
Activists to file suit against EC
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
not a full-fledged monitoring or observation mission and had less than 10 people involved. Meanwhile, activists from the New Democracy Movement said they accepted the people's decision in the referendum but vowed to remain faithful to their... Read more
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21d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EC lets unintentional ballot rippers off legal hookin Pathum Thani and Sa Kaeo provinces for wearing “vote-no” T-shirts when they
EC lets unintentional ballot rippers off legal hook
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
in Pathum Thani and Sa Kaeo provinces for wearing “vote-no” T-shirts when they came to cast the ballots. One of them was New Democracy Movement co-leader Rangsiman Rome. In Lop Buri, a voter was caught taking a photo of his ballot paper after he... Read more
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22d
Reuters UK Edition
Thai students vow to fight junta-backed constitutionsay it will enshrine the military's political role for years to come. Chanoknan
Thai students vow to fight junta-backed constitution
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 22 days ago
say it will enshrine the military's political role for years to come. Chanoknan Ruamsap is spokesman for the student-led New Democracy Movement. (SOUNDBITE) (Thai) SPOKESMAN OF NEW DEMOCRACY MOVEMENT, CHANOKNAN RUAMSAP, SAYING: "We continue to... Read more
22d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
TU student rips up ballot in polling stationis an MA student in law at Thammasat University. He has participated in a numbe
TU student rips up ballot in polling station
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
is an MA student in law at Thammasat University. He has participated in a number of activities held by the anti-coup New Democracy Movement and the Resistant Citizen group and was arrested on security charges several times. Mr Piyarat’s... Read more
23d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Vote-no' activists held in Chaiyaphumprovince on Saturday. (Photo via Twitter/@TLHR2014) CHAIYAPHUM - Two members f
'Vote-no' activists held in Chaiyaphum
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
province on Saturday. (Photo via Twitter/@TLHR2014) CHAIYAPHUM - Two members from of a faction of the anti-government New Democracy Movement were arrested on Saturday for allegedly distributing leaflets urging residents in Phu Khieo district... Read more
24d
International Business Times
Thailand referendum: Media and campaigning crackdown may impact constitution vote outcome where this had happened. Taweesak Kerdpoka, reporter for Prachatai news websit
Thailand referendum: Media and campaigning crackdown may impact constitution vote outcome
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
where this had happened. Taweesak Kerdpoka, reporter for Prachatai news website, was arrested while covering activities of New Democracy Movement members who were circulating flyers that called for people to vote "no". Although he was later... Read more
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25d
AllAfrica.com
Hlaudi, Jimi and Freedom At the SABCto power. He believed as we all did, that independent, free and honest journal
Hlaudi, Jimi and Freedom At the SABC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
to power. He believed as we all did, that independent, free and honest journalism would be the cornerstone of this brave new democracy and that the newfound professional South African journalism would guard the nation against inevitable... Read more
25d
AllAfrica.com
A Shallow Local DemocracyOur Generation, eloquently tells the story of her emotional journey through the
A Shallow Local Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Our Generation, eloquently tells the story of her emotional journey through the years of South Africa's turbulence into a new democracy. It has been translated into Arabic and published in Egypt. Her second book Love in the Time of Treason has... Read more
27d
News 24 South Africa
Election promises...and reality checkare vulnerable and are easily persuaded, and some of these Communities have not
Election promises...and reality check
News 24 South Africa / Posted 27 days ago
are vulnerable and are easily persuaded, and some of these Communities have not yet tasted or received the fruits of our new Democracy, which makes them easily susceptible to influential statements of a "promised land" I hope one of the young... Read more
27d
BBC News
Seven times ordinary people shook up political debaterates steadily increased in the run-up to elections. After the incident, Anton
Seven times ordinary people shook up political debate
BBC News / Posted 27 days ago
rates steadily increased in the run-up to elections. After the incident, Antonis Samaras, head of the conservative New Democracy party, said politicians must do more to "help Greeks escape from despair". Two months later, he secured a... Read more
28d
DW
Thai student activist's mother charged under royal insult laws over Facebook post |who have decided to press ahead. Patnaree's son, Sirawith Seritwat, is a stude
Thai student activist's mother charged under royal insult laws over Facebook post |
DW / Posted 28 days ago
who have decided to press ahead. Patnaree's son, Sirawith Seritwat, is a student activist with thepro-democracy groups New Democracy Movement and Resistant Citizen, which authorities regularly target on account of their activities being... Read more
28d
Calcutta News
Thai Activist's Mother Charged Under Royal Insult Laws over Facebook Postcritics say is designed to enshrine military power. Patnaree's son, Sirawith S
Thai Activist's Mother Charged Under Royal Insult Laws over Facebook Post
Calcutta News / Posted 28 days ago
critics say is designed to enshrine military power. Patnaree's son, Sirawith Seritwat, is a student activistwith the New Democracy Movement and Resistant Citizen, groupsthat the authorities have regularly targeted because of theiractivities,... Read more
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28d
Daily Mail
Thai activist's mother charged under royal insult lawsthat critics say is designed to enshrine military power. Patnaree's son, Siraw
Thai activist's mother charged under royal insult laws
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
that critics say is designed to enshrine military power. Patnaree's son, Sirawith Seritwat, is a student activist with the New Democracy Movement and Resistant Citizen, groups that the authorities have regularly targeted because of their... Read more
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28d
Reuters
Thai activist's mother charged under royal insult laws over Facebook postthat critics say is designed to enshrine military power. Patnaree's son, Siraw
Thai activist's mother charged under royal insult laws over Facebook post
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
that critics say is designed to enshrine military power. Patnaree's son, Sirawith Seritwat, is a student activist with the New Democracy Movement and Resistant Citizen, groups that the authorities have regularly targeted because of their... Read more
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28d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Police Region 3 on alert for referendum in lower Isanin the Northeast, he said. As for Khon Kaen province, Pol Gen Srivara said he
Police Region 3 on alert for referendum in lower Isan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
in the Northeast, he said. As for Khon Kaen province, Pol Gen Srivara said he had been ensured that the activities of the New Democracy Group had been brought under control with strict law enforcement. Asked about the 11 people in the North who... Read more
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30d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The constituents and the constitutionmeasures only target elected politicians while ignoring military graft. A leafl
The constituents and the constitution
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 30 days ago
measures only target elected politicians while ignoring military graft. A leaflet distributed by the anti-junta New Democracy Movement counters the government's claims by saying the Constitutional Court and independent organisations... Read more
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