The burning parties

From Manager, August 1, 2018
The men say: We are the same ideology
At left Red Shirt leader Nattawut’s shirt: Party of Burn Thai [playing on the name of Thaksin’s Phea Thai Party]
At right, on former Democrat Party’s member Nakorn Machim’s shirt: Burn Democrat
Caption: Finally, Machim meets his friends

[Refers to former Democrat Party member Nakorn Machim who recently apologized to Thaksin and Yingluck for joining anti-Thaksin groups to destroy the influence of the deposed premier.
He disclosed a conspiratorial plan of anti-Thaksin groups to destroy Thaksin’s regime. Nakorn’s action is believed to pave his way to join the Phea Thai Party. The cartoonist calls the Phea Thai Party the “Burn Thai” party because Red Shirt leaders called on their supporters to burn the country in 2010 to protest the government.
This is compared to Nakorn’s recent actions by breaking with the anti-Thaksin Democrats and apologizing to Thaksin. This is thought of as if Nakorn is “burning” his former party.]

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