Only in Thailand…

From Thairath, April 30, 2014
Cartoon title: Only in Thailand…
From left: Resigned for the sake of democracy [refers to Korean PM Chung Hong-Won who resigned over the ferry tragedy]
Remained in power for the sake of democracy [Referring to the caretaker premier Yingluck Shinawatra who refused to resign despite a number of legal charges against her]
A machine to wash stains off clothes
A machine [ballot box] to whitewash politicians
[This expresses the viewpoint that the Pheu Thai was using its popularity at the ballot box to rewrite laws and grant amnesty to Thaksin.]

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One Response to Only in Thailand…

  1. Wiz says:

    Want election? Politicians must pay 3.855 billion Baht to run election first – we would not pay tax to run the ceremony of whitewashing corrupt politicians through ballots
    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=388791741258558&set=a.283063638498036.1073741839.100003832059212&type=1

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