VOA News: More than 80% of Thais Believe Divisions Could Lead to Violence

May 10, 2011 — An article in Voice of America focuses on Thailand’s upcoming elections on July 3. With the upcoming elections, analysts are speculating whether the military “will stage another coup.” The Asia Foundation’s 2010 National Survey of the Thai Electorate: Exploring National Consensus and Color Polarization “indicated that more than 80 percent of Thais believe that the country’s political divisions will once again lead to violence.” Read the full article: “Thailand Sets July 3rd Election.”

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