Thailand has a new constitution that allows the army to fire and hire the Prime Minister of its own choice. The new constitution was approved in a referendum on Sunday.

Little over half of Thailand’s 50 million eligible voters went to the polls on Sunday to approve or {theoretically} disapprove of a constitution drafted by the army instituting a form of “supervised democracy.”

Approximately 62% of Thai voters approved a new junta-backed constitution; 38% said no. Why half the eligible vote...


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