Thailand: huge anti-gov demonstrations, media largely silent

Xeni Jardin:

BoingBoing reader Jit in Thailand says,

Thai television has been notorious for remaining silent when historic events are happening.

Right now history is happening — a mob is marching on Government House with the intent to overthrow the Thaksin administration.

What is Thai broadcast television showing? This.

Full coverage of the recent unrest is here — this is what blogs are for!

post about today’s demonstrations, full blog-coverage here.