Malaysia’s Growing Climate of Repression Gets Ignored
October 25, 2014
Malaysia’s Growing Climate of Repression Gets Ignored
With the focus on Joko in Indonesia, Malaysia's crackdown on the opposition is receiving little attention.
Malaysia’s Growing Climate of Repression Gets Ignored
Malaysia: How Will It Perform on the UN Security Council?
October 17, 2014
Malaysia: How Will It Perform on the UN Security Council?
The country brings some baggage of its own to the Council.
Malaysia: How Will It Perform on the UN Security Council?
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
September 08, 2014
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
As the government continues to wield the colonial-era legislation, opposition is mounting.
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
Wikileaks Reveals ‘Unprecedented’ Media Silencing in Australia
August 04, 2014
Wikileaks Reveals ‘Unprecedented’ Media Silencing in Australia
An attempt by the Australian government to suppress details of a corruption case has backfired.
Wikileaks Reveals ‘Unprecedented’ Media Silencing in Australia
Could Obama Inspire Young Malaysians?
May 04, 2014
Could Obama Inspire Young Malaysians?
The president’s speech at the University of Malaya foreshadows a titanic demographic shift in Southeast Asia.
Could Obama Inspire Young Malaysians?
Obama Won’t Meet Anwar, But Susan Rice Will
April 26, 2014
Obama Won’t Meet Anwar, But Susan Rice Will
The US compromise will be likely to please nobody.
Obama Won’t Meet Anwar, But Susan Rice Will
Why Obama Should Meet Anwar Ibrahim in Malaysia
April 25, 2014
Why Obama Should Meet Anwar Ibrahim in Malaysia
Meeting the popular opposition leader would be consistent with US democratic ideals.
Why Obama Should Meet Anwar Ibrahim in Malaysia
Interview: Anwar Ibrahim
April 24, 2014
Interview: Anwar Ibrahim
The Malaysian opposition leader talks about his impending return to jail, political oppression and Obama's visit.
Interview: Anwar Ibrahim
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
April 12, 2014
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
During his upcoming visit, the U.S. president should not ignore the serious recent setbacks in Malaysian democracy.
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
Obama’s Upcoming Trip to Malaysia: Going to Be Prickly and Tough
March 29, 2014
Obama’s Upcoming Trip to Malaysia: Going to Be Prickly and Tough
The recent reality in Malaysia is at odds with the White House narrative.
Obama’s Upcoming Trip to Malaysia: Going to Be Prickly and Tough
Japan Provides $66 Million in Aid for Super Typhoon Haiyan Recovery
March 27, 2014
Japan Provides $66 Million in Aid for Super Typhoon Haiyan Recovery
Also: Anwar calls on parliament to stop abuse of opposition, Malaysian jet catches fire mid-flight.
Japan Provides $66 Million in Aid for Super Typhoon Haiyan Recovery
Popular Indonesian Twitter Users Can Get Paid to Tweet Ads
January 21, 2014
Popular Indonesian Twitter Users Can Get Paid to Tweet Ads
Also: Philippine farmers offer reward for rice thieves, Malaysian opposition leader banned from entering Japan.
Popular Indonesian Twitter Users Can Get Paid to Tweet Ads
Joseph Estrada’s Political Comeback
July 08, 2013
Joseph Estrada’s Political Comeback
Ex-convict and former actor Joseph Estrada has reemerged as a major player in Philippine politics.
Joseph Estrada’s Political Comeback
Difficult Post-Election Period Beckons for Malaysia
June 20, 2013
Difficult Post-Election Period Beckons for Malaysia
The opposition is at a crossroads, while the government faces tough challenges.
Difficult Post-Election Period Beckons for Malaysia
Malaysia Splits as UMNO Cracks Down on Dissent
June 03, 2013
Malaysia Splits as UMNO Cracks Down on Dissent
Post-election events in Malaysia have been worrying, and are tarnishing the country’s image.
Malaysia Splits as UMNO Cracks Down on Dissent
Malaysia’s Election “Tsunami”
May 10, 2013
Malaysia’s Election “Tsunami”
Following the recent elections, PM Najib Razak is facing the rise of a political “Malaysian tsunami”.
Malaysia’s Election “Tsunami”
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