[This is going to be one long post before the holidays and my 2nd trip to Bangkok next week]

Before we start, let’s get some definitions right, shall we? It is clear that some people have forgotten its real meaning and purpose:-

Conscience = the awareness of a moral or ethical aspect to one’s conduct together with the urge to prefer right over wrong

Principle = a rule or standard, especially of good behavior: a man of principle or the collectivity of moral or ethical standards or judgments

Member of Parliament = a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament

It’s tough to be a good MP these days.… Click to read the rest