Thailand drafts another undemocratic constitution


Thai Constitution Drafting Committee chairman Meechai Ruchupan shows draft constitution

Thailand drafts another undemocratic constitution

The Thai military junta government released the final draft of the newly revised constitution, on March 29. The draft was heavily condemned across the political spectrum, by the Pheu Thai party, by the former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, as well as by the the opposition leader, former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva. The Pheu Thai party called its supporters to vote against the constitution in a public referendum promised for 7 August this year. If adopted, it would see powers siphoned of...

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