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Tun Mustapha: Malaysia’s Conservation Experiment
July 17, 2018
Tun Mustapha: Malaysia’s Conservation Experiment
One marine park in Malaysia is trying to find a collaborative solution to Southeast Asia’s environmental woes.
Tun Mustapha: Malaysia’s Conservation Experiment
Malaysia Counts the Costs of Its 1MDB Scandal
July 10, 2018
Malaysia Counts the Costs of Its 1MDB Scandal
The new government's pursuit of justice is just beginning.
Malaysia Counts the Costs of Its 1MDB Scandal
The Everyday Activists Behind Malaysia’s Democracy Struggle
May 29, 2018
The Everyday Activists Behind Malaysia’s Democracy Struggle
We need to look beyond Mahathir, and even Anwar, to understand Malaysia’s seismic power shift.
The Everyday Activists Behind Malaysia’s Democracy Struggle
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
May 12, 2018
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
What led to the historic election result -- and where does Malaysia go from here?
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
May 08, 2018
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
Glimpses of the campaign in Malaysia's most hotly contested election to date.
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
May 04, 2018
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative needs to win hearts, not just projects, in Southeast Asia.
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
Malaysia’s Election and Southeast Asia: Issues and Implications
April 23, 2018
Malaysia’s Election and Southeast Asia: Issues and Implications
As a leading member of ASEAN, Malaysia’s foreign policy in Southeast Asia will have implications for GE14 and vice versa. 
Malaysia’s Election and Southeast Asia: Issues and Implications
Ahead Of Elections, Malaysians Protest Controversial Laws
April 02, 2018
Ahead Of Elections, Malaysians Protest Controversial Laws
The opposition accuses the ruling party of “stealing” upcoming elections.
Ahead Of Elections, Malaysians Protest Controversial Laws
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
March 23, 2018
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
Whether it's breakfast cereal or Anwar, old rivals monopolize Malaysian politics.
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
Eastern Sabah: Malaysia’s Frontline Against Militancy
January 31, 2018
Eastern Sabah: Malaysia’s Frontline Against Militancy
A bolstered security architecture in Sabah and its surrounding waters is having an impact.
Eastern Sabah: Malaysia’s Frontline Against Militancy
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
January 11, 2018
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
Looming polls will test what is left of the legitimacy of the country’s scandalized premier.
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
December 09, 2017
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
President Trump's decision to acknowledge Jerusalem as Israel's capital sparked anger in Kuala Lumpur.
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
December 08, 2017
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
India wants Zakir Naik extradited on terror charges.
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
Malaysia’s Forgotten Jerejak Island
October 05, 2017
Malaysia’s Forgotten Jerejak Island
The island’s rich history is at risk, threatened by the grueling pace of modern development.
Malaysia’s Forgotten Jerejak Island
The Real Test for US-Malaysia Relations in the Trump Era
September 06, 2017
The Real Test for US-Malaysia Relations in the Trump Era
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s first White House visit is a chance to address broader challenges in bilateral ties.
The Real Test for US-Malaysia Relations in the Trump Era
Intolerance Rising: Atheists at Risk in Malaysia
August 22, 2017
Intolerance Rising: Atheists at Risk in Malaysia
Atheist groups test the limits of secularism in Kuala Lumpur.
Intolerance Rising: Atheists at Risk in Malaysia
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