Category Archives: Thailand

Thailand | Thailand: Result of General Election Produces Stalemate and Deadlock

by Joseph Adams

The result of the general election in Thailand on March 24th has produced a stalemate and deadlock between the two main parties in Thailand. The Palang Pracharat Party (PPRP), led by Prime Minister Prayut-chan-ocha and supported by the military, claimed to have won the popular vote. However, officially, the bourgeois populist Pheu Thai Party, which has won every general election in Thailand, has won 137 seats in the lower House of Representatives and is, again, the biggest party represented.

Thailand | 1 million young people meditate for peace in Thailand

“V-Star Change The World” is an annual event that brings 5000 schools to a Buddhist temple for meditation in Thailand.
The media failed to show the 1 million students meditating for world peace at the Phra Shammakaya Temple, although cameras WERE allowed there.
1 million pure hearts and their positive energy just might be what we all need to see right now, but instead television only depicts the horror and attacks taking place. Doesn’t there need to be a balance of light to match the dark in the world?