These are just some articles, links and quotes related to floods, GMO rice, water control,
collected from online search for the sake of following up with and keeping updated on this issue. Continue reading
Tell me why does it have to be like this ?
Tell me why is there something I have missed ?
Tell me why cos I don’t understand.
When so many need somebody we don’t give a helping hand.
Tell me why ? why, why do we say we care
Tell me why, why, why do we stand and stare
just tell me why, why, why ?
“Tell Me Why” Declan Galbraith
WHY the biggest floods in Thailand were ALLOWED to happen?! that’s right – ALLOWED, if not PLANNED well in advance. It can no longer be covered up even by MSM that the ongoing disaster
was IS man made ! And capitalized on by greedy TNCs – same as earthquake in Haiti, droughts in Australia, fires in Russia, floods in Pakistan…
Industrialization is changing the dynamics of the global seeds industry… agricultural
sector is changing hands, although slowly, from the farmers to the seed giants…
Already second day I’ve watched on local Thai TV some news reports, first by Ch.3 then by TPBS, when they give away rice seeds to farmers for FREE. Continue reading
Old yet sure formula by
of how to control the masses
I couldn’t help it, but decided to come out from my already too prolonged slumber. Because as I can see, there is a lack of coverage of this issue in the Thai Mainstream Media. Or even rather opposite: consistent campaign to support the efforts by government and big local and transnational corporations to take under total control the rice production in Thailand through pushing forward GMO seeds… Continue reading
There are lies, damn lies, and The Nation…
Can you post this rubbish elsewhere?
– Thanong (Nation’s editor) in reply to critical comment on his blog
“It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong”
Humans have a natural proclivity to want what they cannot have.
(quote from: “Why Banning Social Media Often Backfires” )
This is an attempt to provide a comparison of 3 main kinds of Media in their coverage of current events in Thailand: Thai MSM (mainstream media), foreign Media and “alternative Media” (blogs, forums, social networks). of course I am sure there are many people who could do a much better job than me in this – I don’t pretend being any sort of a specialist, merely trying to share my own thoughts and what I have seen so far in this regard.
When the mainstream pushes society all one way, we see that it’s wrong and
we suggest, from the pro-democracy side, that the truth is something else
– Somsak Phakdidej (from “Thai E-News” )
‘International cyber conflict has reached a tipping point
where it is no longer just a theory but a significant threat‘
– from “Virtually here: The age of cyber warfare” McAfee
(Fifth AnnualMcAfee Virtual Criminology Report, 2009)
Looks like we’re in the midst of new round of “Media war” by Thai gov. and loyal to it local Thai MSM
Millions were vaccinated for no good reason. It is not even clear that
the vaccine had a positive effect, because it was not clinically tested
(Chair of the PACE hearing on WHO H1N1 pandemic)
Thailand has made it to “Flu case” website, and latest statements by gov. officials published by Thai media are :
“Vaccine safe” – Jurin Laksanawisit (Thai Public Health Minister)
“The product is certified and safe for use“ – Paijit Warachit (Thai Public Health permanent secretary)
here is a great video explaining how Mainstream Media control people’s minds :
WHO’s flu chief Dr Fukuda announced at the hearing at the Council of Europe that
WHO intended to keep the pandemic emergency level at 6 for another two years
The sanctioned vaccines and drugs, such as Tamiflu, are burdening
governments financially and poisoning people globally…
– By Sherri Kane
Media War continues in Thailand and in the world on many fronts, particularly on the so called “global pandemic” (aka profiting from reducing population).