Riddles of Yellow and Red

In the struggle for political power in Thailand between the Reds and the Yellows – which has been going on for fifteen years, getting hotter and hotter, more and more violent, with huge mobilizations and heated oratory – I noticed something that was missing.

Thaksin Tells Opposition Red Shirts: ‘Play Dead’… For Now

From self-imposed exile, the influential leader of Thailand’s rural ‘red shirt’ opposition movement has delivered a message to followers angry at the military junta’s iron rule: lay low for now, don’t panic, “play dead.”