Editorial: Unburdened for all the wrong reasons
- In any democratic state and society the prevalent interest should the public one and not the electoral one. Relieving a successful minister, as this government has claimed, from the public duty just three months before the elections is a signal that public interest is at best of secondary importance. Elections and power are the real priority here for this specific side and in a rare show of genuine political spirit it is being proclaimed openly.
The key political event of this week was the change of four ministers of the Rama cabinet, all of them of the Socialist Party. Two of the ministers have key