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The Fall of Ahok and Indonesia's Future
April 21, 2017
The Fall of Ahok and Indonesia's Future
Ahok's defeat says less about the rise of Islamism and more about the strength of entrenched political interests.
The Fall of Ahok and Indonesia's Future
The Trouble With Indonesia’s Ahok Test
February 18, 2017
The Trouble With Indonesia’s Ahok Test
The political future of the Jakarta governor isn’t quite the litmus test some are claiming.
The Trouble With Indonesia’s Ahok Test
Packed Lunch Protesters: Outrage for Hire in Indonesia
February 03, 2017
Packed Lunch Protesters: Outrage for Hire in Indonesia
Paid protesting is a long-standing part of Indonesian politics.
Packed Lunch Protesters: Outrage for Hire in Indonesia
Jakarta’s Election Is Unraveling Indonesia
January 30, 2017
Jakarta’s Election Is Unraveling Indonesia
A potent mix of Islamism, anti-communism, and racial prejudice threatens to boil over.
Jakarta’s Election Is Unraveling Indonesia
Can Jakarta Governor Ahok Escape Indonesia’s Blasphemy Law?
December 24, 2016
Can Jakarta Governor Ahok Escape Indonesia’s Blasphemy Law?
Ahok's fate will have huge implications for Indonesia's future as a pluralistic democracy.
Can Jakarta Governor Ahok Escape Indonesia’s Blasphemy Law?
Is Indonesia’s Vaunted Secularism Under Threat?
December 21, 2016
Is Indonesia’s Vaunted Secularism Under Threat?
Do protests against Jakarta's Chinese-Christian governor signal a turn toward Islam's far right?
Is Indonesia’s Vaunted Secularism Under Threat?
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