Monthly Archives: September 2010

Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand Comes Under Pressure


Brookline, MA In an unusually stifling move to quiet an admittedly rather sensitive discussion, the Thai Ministry of Foreign Affairs requested that the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand (FCCT) not hold an event scheduled in Bangkok for September 13, 2010: … Continue reading

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A Trip to North Thailand – Shan Burma Border


Brookline, MA It was one of my last weekends in Chiang Mai, Thailand, and I was all set to go to a Handsome Furs concert on Saturday night. It was shaping up to be a good weekend. Then a regional … Continue reading

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