Whichever their political allegiance - red or yellow, Pheu Thai or Democrat - the village heads and kamnan across the country have found themselves joining hands in the same fight to keep their positions until age 60.
"Withdraw the legal attempt to limit our terms to only five years. Otherwise, we will stage mass rallies nationwide. Also forget our support for the Pheu Thai government in the next election," they threatened.
The same day the world is watching how the US democratic system allows its citizens to elect their national leader every four years, our village heads and kamnan have won the war cry to hold onto their power.
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