A tale of two Thailands: Why the south will boycott Sunday's election (16)

The Christian Science Monitor 2014.01.31 20:54
Behind antigovernment protests is deep resentment in the south, which has long had a distinct character from Thailand's north, including more wealth and less dependence on Bangkok. By Simon Roughneen, Correspondent / January 31, 2014 SURAT THANI, Thailand For months antigovernment protesters have rallied in Bangkok, blockading roads, occupying buildings, and vowing to topple Prime Minister Yingluck
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