March 05, 2008
Burmese monks taking refuge in Thailand wait, and hope for the best.
More on the Thai monks networking online, including some -- to cynical Western ears -- fairly mild quotes:
One user who called himself "Monk Chat" sent a message to a woman that said "(I) miss you," reported Thai Rath, Thailand's top-selling newspaper.
Bhutan prepares to join the wonderful world of participatory democracy, with all that that implies (including a primary season that may last right up to the convention!)