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Will ‘Fake News’ Determine Indonesia’s Next President?
November 09, 2018
Will ‘Fake News’ Determine Indonesia’s Next President?
Nearly two years after Ahok, is Indonesia better prepared for misinformation ahead of 2019’s presidential election?
Will ‘Fake News’ Determine Indonesia’s Next President?
Jokowi and Subianto Set to Duel Over the Economy
August 23, 2018
Jokowi and Subianto Set to Duel Over the Economy
The battle for the Indonesian presidency looks set to turn on economic matters.
Jokowi and Subianto Set to Duel Over the Economy
Indonesia’s Regional Elections: A Look at West Java and North Sumatra
June 29, 2018
Indonesia’s Regional Elections: A Look at West Java and North Sumatra
An early assessment of what recent outcomes might mean.
Indonesia’s Regional Elections: A Look at West Java and North Sumatra
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
May 22, 2018
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
Indonesian democracy will be put to the test next year, with Jokowi most likely facing off against Prabowo again.
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
What Does Indonesia’s New Cabinet Reshuffle Mean for Jokowi’s Future?
January 27, 2018
What Does Indonesia’s New Cabinet Reshuffle Mean for Jokowi’s Future?
The move comes as the county looks to upcoming elections.
What Does Indonesia’s New Cabinet Reshuffle Mean for Jokowi’s Future?
An Indonesian General's Political Aspirations
January 09, 2018
An Indonesian General's Political Aspirations
Former TNI commander Gatot Nurmantyo's ambition speaks to a deeper issue in civil-military relations.
An Indonesian General's Political Aspirations
Indonesia's Setya Novanto Continues to Be Mired in Scandal
December 28, 2017
Indonesia's Setya Novanto Continues to Be Mired in Scandal
The corruption case that rocked Indonesian politics continues.
Indonesia's Setya Novanto Continues to Be Mired in Scandal
Was the Indonesian Military Chief’s US Flight Incident a Political Stunt?
November 02, 2017
Was the Indonesian Military Chief’s US Flight Incident a Political Stunt?
Irrespective of what actually occurred, the incident holds significance for the country’s domestic politics.
Was the Indonesian Military Chief’s US Flight Incident a Political Stunt?
‘Relax, It’s Just Religion,’ Says Indonesian Author
August 23, 2017
‘Relax, It’s Just Religion,’ Says Indonesian Author
To foster tolerance, Feby Indirani's new book encourages understanding through humor.
‘Relax, It’s Just Religion,’ Says Indonesian Author
Jakarta Bus Terminal Hit With Two Suicide Bombings
May 25, 2017
Jakarta Bus Terminal Hit With Two Suicide Bombings
The attack appeared to target Jakarta police officers.
Jakarta Bus Terminal Hit With Two Suicide Bombings
Ahok, the Jakarta Gubernatorial Race, and the Future of Indonesian Islam
February 24, 2017
Ahok, the Jakarta Gubernatorial Race, and the Future of Indonesian Islam
Does the blasphemy scandal surrounding Ahok portend a transformation of Indonesian Islam?
Ahok, the Jakarta Gubernatorial Race, and the Future of Indonesian Islam
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
Indonesia Wrangles With Its Own 'Fake News' Crisis, Made in China
January 23, 2017
Indonesia Wrangles With Its Own 'Fake News' Crisis, Made in China
Fake news is dominating discussions in Indonesia too -- a nation divided along ethnic and sectarian lines.
Indonesia Wrangles With Its Own 'Fake News' Crisis, Made in China
The Cogs of Indonesia’s Death Machine
June 08, 2016
The Cogs of Indonesia’s Death Machine
Indonesia's executions for drug-related crimes are based on political expedience, not necessity.
The Cogs of Indonesia’s Death Machine
Southeast Asia's 'Proxy' Presidents
March 22, 2016
Southeast Asia's 'Proxy' Presidents
Myanmar isn’t the first case where a Southeast Asian country has recently been led by an alleged ‘proxy.’
Southeast Asia's 'Proxy' Presidents
Why ASEAN (and Indonesia) Can't Solve the Haze
November 20, 2015
Why ASEAN (and Indonesia) Can't Solve the Haze
Blame local politics.
Why ASEAN (and Indonesia) Can't Solve the Haze
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