THAILAND: Thai protests / Rap Against Dictatorship

Thailand has been facing extensive protests against the current government – starting before the pandemic started, and escalating as issues with pandemic response grew:

It’s a very live topic – this report is from two days ago:

There’s been a strong youth element to these protests (not unlike the ones held in Hong Kong), and growing censorship of the protests. The protest rap song “Reform” by Rap Against Dictatorship was blocked in Thailand by Youtube (though it’s still available elsewhere – with English subtitles).

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