Seems the recent military coup in Thailand isn’t meeting with world-wide acclaim. Yesterday, a spokesman for the coup leaders (I love the modern PR age, where even governmental usurpers have spokes-people), commented on the less-than-favorable worldview of the coup..
We are disappointed in their reaction..but we understand their reaction. These are countries who have a very fixed view of democracy‘
Yeah, sad that we don’t include a military takeover of a democratically elected leader in our stubbornly rigid view of democratic government.