- 10 Feb 2019 06:54
Despite the corruption from Thaksin, the people loved him for what he did for most of the population(which in Thailand is rural). He brought a great many out of poverty, and his programs helped a lot of people.
That said, the General who is running has had a lot of support, so it's anyone's guess as to who will be elected.
“Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson