From Thairath, circa 2002
Title: Easy to set a fire… heavy blaze
Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra is crucified on a cross with a tape said “truth” on his mouth.
Above the cross says “Nationalism” and papers in the fires say “Thai media”
A Left oil bucket: Senator
A right oil bucket: The Opposition
[PM Thaksin was attacked for intimidating the media and accused of not putting the nation’s interest first in his foreign policy. His supporters felt that there was an unusual amount of unfair criticism and demonizing of Thaksin as he attempted to reform the nation.]