Apathy is an obstacle | Bangkok Post: opinion

Opinion > Opinion

Apathy is an obstacle

- +

In his Nov 7 article, "Start at the local level to avert apocalypse", Sawai Boonma asserted that real change in society can only come from the bottom, and he is right. 

In Thailand, there is one person who is constantly vilified as the source of the unrest in the country, but he is only one man, one person.

As one individual human being, he has only the intrinsic power of one individual. His power is not from within himself, it comes from many thousands of other human beings who listen to his words and hero-worship him as a celebrity.

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

19 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments