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Thai politics reaches boiling point once again

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The fiasco over the blanket amnesty bill push has unfortunately brought Thai politics to boiling point once again. 

The mess over the contentious bill has ushered the ruling Pheu Thai Party into uncharted territory as public anger over the doomed bill has snowballed into a move to overthrow the Shinawatra clan from power.

This development reflects the fragile state of democracy in this country. Time and again, we have to face a crisis over our leaders' legitimacy _ or lack thereof.

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