Thai magazine's former editor gets 10 years for insulting king

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Defaming monarchs and all powerful institutions should be compulsory – if only to prevent them becoming too arrogant and the people too subservient – vicious satire is a valuable weapon in democracies armoury.

Jan 23, 2013 4:46am EST  --  Report as abuse
RandomName2nd wrote:

“At the same time, it affects Thailand’s image as a free and democratic society,”
Blows it into little bits more like.

Jan 23, 2013 5:49am EST  --  Report as abuse
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