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Indonesia’s Prison System Is Broken
May 23, 2018
Indonesia’s Prison System Is Broken
A deadly prison riot underscores the risk of radicalization behind bars.
Indonesia’s Prison System Is Broken
What’s Missing From Cambodia’s Democracy?
May 22, 2018
What’s Missing From Cambodia’s Democracy?
The problems are deeper than the lack of a viable opposition party.
What’s Missing From Cambodia’s Democracy?
Timor-Leste’s Forgotten Female Rebels
May 16, 2018
Timor-Leste’s Forgotten Female Rebels
Will women's role in Timor-Leste's fight for independence ever be truly recognized?
Timor-Leste’s Forgotten Female Rebels
#MeToo, Vietnam
May 15, 2018
#MeToo, Vietnam
Vietnam’s fledgling #MeToo movement reveals the limits of the country’s progress on gender equality.
#MeToo, Vietnam
Is Indonesia Newly Under Attack?
May 14, 2018
Is Indonesia Newly Under Attack?
“Welcome to the Holy Month of Jihad.”
Is Indonesia Newly Under Attack?
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
Japan: From Gunboat Diplomacy to Coast Guard Diplomacy
May 11, 2018
Japan: From Gunboat Diplomacy to Coast Guard Diplomacy
In postwar Japan, the coast guard has taken a leading role in defending maritime interests.
Japan: From Gunboat Diplomacy to Coast Guard Diplomacy
Foreign Workers Under Fire Ahead of Indonesian Presidential Election
May 10, 2018
Foreign Workers Under Fire Ahead of Indonesian Presidential Election
Employing foreigners is a topic that divides the nation, making it the perfect campaign issue.
Foreign Workers Under Fire Ahead of Indonesian Presidential Election
Timor-Leste: A Nation Waiting for a Government
May 08, 2018
Timor-Leste: A Nation Waiting for a Government
The country has ground to a standstill after the collapse of its minority government. Will new polls bring stability?
Timor-Leste: A Nation Waiting for a Government
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
Thailand's Legendary Marijuana
April 30, 2018
Thailand's Legendary Marijuana
Recently, there have been signs that the Thai government is softening its stance on marijuana.
Thailand's Legendary Marijuana
The South China Sea and ASEAN's 32nd Summit Meeting
April 26, 2018
The South China Sea and ASEAN's 32nd Summit Meeting
Will Cambodia once again undermine ASEAN’s position on the South China Sea?
The South China Sea and ASEAN's 32nd Summit Meeting
Indonesia's Traffic Woes
April 24, 2018
Indonesia's Traffic Woes
Congested roads and few traffic laws are proving to be a deadly combination.
Indonesia's Traffic Woes
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
Sumatra's Magic Mountains
April 18, 2018
Sumatra's Magic Mountains
In Sumatra, animism lingers alongside Islam. That combination could be wildlife's best chance for survival.
Sumatra's Magic Mountains
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