Thailand’s fight for democracy continues | The Coconuts Podcast | October 23, 2020

We check in with Coconuts Bangkok’s Chayanit “Milk” Itthipongmaetee and Todd Ruiz to find out how the recent spate of protests compare to that of years past.

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