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Re: Farang cannot know Thai-ness

Thainess=Irresponsibility
by Aussie John
on Tue Apr 05, 2011 8:16 am
 
Forum: Living in Thailand - adjusting + settling in
Topic: Farang cannot know Thai-ness
Replies: 310
Views: 955927

Re: Farang cannot know Thai-ness

Thai cannot know Farang-ness . It goes both ways.
by Aussie John
on Thu Sep 16, 2010 12:31 pm
 
Forum: Living in Thailand - adjusting + settling in
Topic: Farang cannot know Thai-ness
Replies: 310
Views: 955927

Re: Do you speak English Khun Noy?

Everyone has the ability to learn no matter where they live in the world. In deepest Africa students are bi-lingual in both their native language and that of English. To say rural Thais are ignorant and uneducated is highly arrogrant especially by the likes of PAD who support this ideology as a mean...
by Aussie John
on Fri Aug 20, 2010 7:01 am
 
Forum: Thai news stories
Topic: Do you speak English Khun Noy?
Replies: 122
Views: 583876

Re: Thai Marriage Laws

Hi Khun Patrick. Its great you don't experience discrimination in Thailand. Yet when I am up in the provinces and talk with my wife's freinds it is still quite prevelant. Thai drama on TV also sterotype people from different regions. Concerning the married laws, it would be great to carry two passpo...
by Aussie John
on Thu Jul 22, 2010 11:02 am
 
Forum: Getting married and divorced in Thailand - what's required
Topic: Thai Marriage Laws
Replies: 68
Views: 58972

Re: Thai Marriage Laws

YasoBoy. Great you've read all of Piras books. Then you should understand when I talk of the Chinese influence in the kingdom and how they have created laws to benifit themselves while the lower classes of ethnic Thais have become subservient. He spells it out clearly it is not just story telling. I...
by Aussie John
on Mon Jul 19, 2010 5:10 am
 
Forum: Getting married and divorced in Thailand - what's required
Topic: Thai Marriage Laws
Replies: 68
Views: 58972

Re: Thai Marriage Laws

Yasoboy. I forgot to mention theres a great Isaan writer Pira Sudham who has written many books on the struggles of the Isaan people. I learnt an enormous amount from this writer who was lucky enough to study abroad and writes passionately about the plight of his people. 'Monsoon Country' is brillia...
by Aussie John
on Sat Jul 17, 2010 11:15 am
 
Forum: Getting married and divorced in Thailand - what's required
Topic: Thai Marriage Laws
Replies: 68
Views: 58972

Re: Thai Marriage Laws

Yasoboy Totally agree with you mate the Australian Aboriginals are the true owners of the land. But I was born here. I did'nt ask to be. My mothers country was blown up fifty years ago and she ended up here. I have Aboriginal freinds here and they do not hold me responsible for the past. I walk with...
by Aussie John
on Sat Jul 17, 2010 11:03 am
 
Forum: Getting married and divorced in Thailand - what's required
Topic: Thai Marriage Laws
Replies: 68
Views: 58972

Re: Thai Marriage Laws

Yasoboy I take it you are Chinese/Thai so I can understand your outpouring of support and refusal to look into the nature of disporas throuhout Asia. You lack the historical knowledge to understand the cultural strength of Chinese disporas in South East Asia. Contemporary colonialism has seen many A...
by Aussie John
on Sat Jul 17, 2010 7:41 am
 
Forum: Getting married and divorced in Thailand - what's required
Topic: Thai Marriage Laws
Replies: 68
Views: 58972

Re: Thai Marriage Laws

"The current government have their laws to protect their own citizens." Now if this is the joke of the century, please tell when to stop laughing. Which Thai government have ever looked after their citizens in an ethical and moral way. I'm not talking about the Australian government here n...
by Aussie John
on Mon Jul 12, 2010 1:24 pm
 
Forum: Getting married and divorced in Thailand - what's required
Topic: Thai Marriage Laws
Replies: 68
Views: 58972

Re: Is Farang an f word?

Yasoboy. Early last century there were many Chinese immigrants who resided in the kingdom but were refused full citizenship. The king at the time gave them the opportunity to gain full citzenship and they had to change their surname, Many of these immigrants grew to become much of the Thai elite tod...
by Aussie John
on Mon Jul 12, 2010 1:07 pm
 
Forum: Living in Thailand - adjusting + settling in
Topic: Is Farang an f word?
Replies: 295
Views: 375181
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