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Chiang Mai reds' strange concept of democracy

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Chiang Mai’s red-shirts, known as Rak Chiang Mai 51, may not join their fellow reds at a rally planned by the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) at Ratchaprasong intersection on Sunday to mark the third anniversary of the May 19, 2010 dispersal of protesters by the military. 

It is not because they have any conflict with the UDD leadership. Or because they cannot afford to travel from Chiang Mai to Bangkok and back.

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