Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
August 23, 2016, 09:38:10 pm
HomePredMockPollEVCalcAFEWIKIHelpLogin Register
News: Be sure to enable your "Ultimate Profile" for even more goodies on your profile page!

+  Atlas Forum
|-+  General Politics
| |-+  International General Discussion (Moderators: afleitch, Hash)
| | |-+  Thai student faces prison for 'having opinions'
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Author Topic: Thai student faces prison for 'having opinions'  (Read 404 times)
Sibboleth
Realpolitik
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 60466
United Kingdom


View Profile WWW
« on: March 04, 2012, 08:51:11 pm »
Ignore

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/mar/04/thailand-student-kanthoop-faces-prison
Logged



"It is the essence of a true democracy that people should be respected individually, not simply collectively. It is also of the essence of a democracy that differences and distinctions are recognised and, where relevant, honoured. A democracy should be above all a thoughtful type of society, in these and other respects."

Richard Hoggart
Sibboleth
Realpolitik
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 60466
United Kingdom


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: March 05, 2012, 12:39:02 pm »
Ignore

And that's fifteen years potentially, not a couple of weeks.
Logged



"It is the essence of a true democracy that people should be respected individually, not simply collectively. It is also of the essence of a democracy that differences and distinctions are recognised and, where relevant, honoured. A democracy should be above all a thoughtful type of society, in these and other respects."

Richard Hoggart
opebo
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 47130


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: March 05, 2012, 01:04:48 pm »
Ignore

Yes, but on the other hand one can go round the way and have some of the good old in-n-out without fear of the police, unlike the Bad Place.

I can say that I would much rather keep silent about my opinions (just like we have to do on this forum) rather than keep my กล้วยใหญ่ in my pants.
Logged

The essence of democracy at its purest is a lynch mob

dead0man
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 25681
United States


Political Matrix
E: 6.84, S: -4.52

View Profile
« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2012, 01:14:41 pm »
Ignore

<giant roll eyes>
Logged

accept no imitations

(unless you post at the toxic place)
opebo
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 47130


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2012, 01:54:13 pm »
Ignore

<giant roll eyes>

Don't worry, no doubt the offending opinion will soon be removed by the authorities, dead0man.
Logged

The essence of democracy at its purest is a lynch mob

dead0man
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 25681
United States


Political Matrix
E: 6.84, S: -4.52

View Profile
« Reply #5 on: March 05, 2012, 02:00:30 pm »
Ignore

Who would be offended by such ignorance?
Logged

accept no imitations

(unless you post at the toxic place)
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  


Login with username, password and session length

Logout

Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines