Indonesia’s Presidential Candidates and the Palestine Pledge
July 20, 2014
Indonesia’s Presidential Candidates and the Palestine Pledge
Both Widodo and Subianto have pledged aid to the Palestinians.
Indonesia’s Presidential Candidates and the Palestine Pledge
A Crossroads for Indonesia
July 19, 2014
A Crossroads for Indonesia
Recent Indonesian elections were a tight race between diametrically opposed candidates.
A Crossroads for Indonesia
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
July 19, 2014
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
The Category 4 typhoon left over 60 dead and thousands more homeless.
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
Singapore Library Bans Books That Feature LGBT Families
July 18, 2014
Singapore Library Bans Books That Feature LGBT Families
Powerful conservative forces remain opposed to the mainstreaming of the LGBT community.
Singapore Library Bans Books That Feature LGBT Families
A Cambodian Genocide Tribunal and Lemkin's Legacy
July 18, 2014
A Cambodian Genocide Tribunal and Lemkin's Legacy
A now obscure author finds relevance and rebirth at the trial of two former Khmer Rouge leaders.
A Cambodian Genocide Tribunal and Lemkin's Legacy
Strategic Trust, an Oil Rig and Vietnam’s Dilemma
July 17, 2014
Strategic Trust, an Oil Rig and Vietnam’s Dilemma
Vietnam is forced to decide between territorial integrity and its relationship with China.
Strategic Trust, an Oil Rig and Vietnam’s Dilemma
Malaysia’s Ruling Party Cracks Down on Homeless
July 15, 2014
Malaysia’s Ruling Party Cracks Down on Homeless
Is the closing down of homeless shelters in Kuala Lumpur to cleanse the capital’s ‘image’ the last straw for Malaysian citizens?
Malaysia’s Ruling Party Cracks Down on Homeless
The Meaning of the Mandalay Riots in Myanmar
July 12, 2014
The Meaning of the Mandalay Riots in Myanmar
The riot reveals interfaith tensions that threaten the country’s nascent democracy.
The Meaning of the Mandalay Riots in Myanmar
Disputed Indonesian Election a Possible Disaster
July 12, 2014
Disputed Indonesian Election a Possible Disaster
An election outcome in the balance leaves Indonesia exposed to some disturbing outcomes.
Disputed Indonesian Election a Possible Disaster
Cambodia Heads Upmarket with Style and Hun Sen
July 08, 2014
Cambodia Heads Upmarket with Style and Hun Sen
The threat of losing access to designer retail is not enough to win back Cambodia’s voters for the prime minister.
Cambodia Heads Upmarket with Style and Hun Sen
Narrowing Polls Show Indonesia’s Limited Options
July 07, 2014
Narrowing Polls Show Indonesia’s Limited Options
As the candidates continue mudslinging, the path to long-term prosperity could be difficult.
Narrowing Polls Show Indonesia’s Limited Options
Aquino: The First Filipino Nobel Laureate?
July 06, 2014
Aquino: The First Filipino Nobel Laureate?
The Philippine president has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. Not everybody is happy about it.
Aquino: The First Filipino Nobel Laureate?
Indonesia’s Elections: Promises and Policy Outcomes
July 03, 2014
Indonesia’s Elections: Promises and Policy Outcomes
The candidates are offering plenty of rhetoric, but can they actually deliver on their promises?
Indonesia’s Elections: Promises and Policy Outcomes
Europe Must Support Democracy in Thailand
July 03, 2014
Europe Must Support Democracy in Thailand
The EU should continue to stand up to Thai’s coup leaders and push for the restoration of democracy.
Europe Must Support Democracy in Thailand
China Lets Its Oil Rigs Do the Talking
June 29, 2014
China Lets Its Oil Rigs Do the Talking
A meeting with ASEAN has made little progress on resolving maritime disputes in the South China Sea.
China Lets Its Oil Rigs Do the Talking
Is the EU Supporting Authoritarianism in Myanmar?
June 28, 2014
Is the EU Supporting Authoritarianism in Myanmar?
The military retains power, and critics claim that its reforms have been superficial.
Is the EU Supporting Authoritarianism in Myanmar?
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