Photo Essay: The burden of the outbreak

The coronavirus outbreak has disproportionately affected the poor and the working class around the world. The same is true in Thailand.

In this photo essay, Dominic captures the struggle of Bangkok’s working class as government policies during the outbreak continues to leave them behind.

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Government introduces new measures to combat pandemic but stops short of introducing curfews

The government announced new regulations on Friday to help stem the tide of the third wave of the pandemic...

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Government introduces new measures to combat pandemic but stops short of introducing curfews

The government announced new regulations on Friday to help stem the tide of the third wave of the pandemic which has infected thousands across...

American academic has work permit terminated by Thai government

A foreign scholar, who wrote about politics and the lese-majeste law in Thailand, had his work-permit revoked on Friday after security officials had earlier...

Third wave not expected to subside until June

Internal discussions within the government and the public health ministry suggest that the current wave of the pandemic will not be brought under control...

Opinion: A school banned ‘abnormal’ sexualities so I filed a lawsuit

In 2015, the Thai legislative body passed the Gender Equality Act which outlaws discrimination based on sexes (including sexual orientation). The bill has garnered...

Opinion: Spare a thought for our friends in jail during the holidays

If we think back to the last year at Siam Square when the government deployed water cannons against high school students, we can remember...