Thursday, January 23, 2014

Slowpaced Trainwreck.

Bangkok Shutdown. 

Protestors set up a large marquee to provide shade during the midday sun. Asok Intersection 

Protestors sleep in the tray of their ute, Lumphini.

Early morning, Lumphini

Protestors hurl insults at police and conspire to enter the Metropolitan Police Headquarters.

Protestors at the front of the Metropolitan Police Headquarters

Protestors at the Metropolitan Police Headquarters
A few hours after a deadly explosion, protestors fortify road blocks to major protest sites. 
Lat Phrao
Bored emergency medical staff. 
Lat Phrao. A former French Foreign Legion mercenary uses a scope to search for snipers in a nearby building. 
Backstage at MBK protest site. 
A street vendor restocks a stand of whistles - a symbol synonymous with protest in Bangkok. I would be happy if I were permitted to smash every fucking one. 

Security at the Lumphini site check the papers of people entering. 
Security stop a taxi. 
Security guard.

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