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.
Other stories include: ‘Naughty by Nature’ from KFC Indonesia offers healthier sides to its signature fried chicken | Chinese state media blasts climate activist Greta Thunberg for backing release of 12 detainees | Bali’s ‘kite order task force’ reels in huge kite flying over Ngurah Rai airport | Islamist party member says he follows OnlyFans because of ‘fitness trainer’ but Malaysians not buying it | Super Tekla’s girlfriend calls out comedian for allegedly harassing her to have sex | NUS professor linked to BDSM event sacked after sexual misconduct allegations | 4 Thai news agencies to be shut down by gov’t as protests explode: police | Thailand’s government wants Telegram blocked. Good luck with that.
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