Thailand taps into soap opera to fight corruption

Bangkok uses popular culture to spread its anti-corruption message to wider audiences.

    Thailand’s military government is tapping into popular culture in an effort to battle corruption.
     
    A soap opera based on real-life cases is being produced in the country.
     
    But, as Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports, not everyone believes a TV show will get the message across. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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