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Malaysia’s New Sex Scandal: Look Beyond the Politics
July 31, 2019
Malaysia’s New Sex Scandal: Look Beyond the Politics
The scandal is also demonizing an already persecuted LGBT minority.
Malaysia’s New Sex Scandal: Look Beyond the Politics
Malaysia Changes Its Voting Age
July 19, 2019
Malaysia Changes Its Voting Age
Malaysia’s political landscape shifts as lawmakers vote to lower the country’s voting age.
Malaysia Changes Its Voting Age
The Future of a ‘New Malaysia’
April 19, 2019
The Future of a ‘New Malaysia’
A conversation with renowed Malaysian journalist Leslie Lopez.
The Future of a ‘New Malaysia’
What’s Behind Calls for Independence in Sabah?
April 03, 2019
What’s Behind Calls for Independence in Sabah?
Discontent is still running high in Malaysia’s Sabah, despite promises of redress by the new government.
What’s Behind Calls for Independence in Sabah?
Rising Challenges Ahead for Malaysia’s New Government
March 20, 2019
Rising Challenges Ahead for Malaysia’s New Government
Though it is still early days, a series of issues are threatening to overwhelm and undermine the new government’s future.
Rising Challenges Ahead for Malaysia’s New Government
Can Malaysia’s New Government Deliver on Reform?
March 15, 2019
Can Malaysia’s New Government Deliver on Reform?
Less than a year since it took power, the Pakatan Harapan government is confronting questions about the pace of promised reforms.
Can Malaysia’s New Government Deliver on Reform?
Why Mahathir Is Refusing to Remove Unpopular Leaders
March 06, 2019
Why Mahathir Is Refusing to Remove Unpopular Leaders
Malaysia’s prime minister wants to signal that his opinion – not the public’s – is the ultimate career determinant.
Why Mahathir Is Refusing to Remove Unpopular Leaders
What Does the Cameron Highland By-Election Mean for the Orang Asli?
February 02, 2019
What Does the Cameron Highland By-Election Mean for the Orang Asli?
There is a sense of optimism on the ground that the ingredients for meaningful change are finally present.
What Does the Cameron Highland By-Election Mean for the Orang Asli?
Where Is Malaysia’s Mahathir-Anwar Transition?
February 01, 2019
Where Is Malaysia’s Mahathir-Anwar Transition?
Given Malaysia’s history and the implications for its future, the dynamics of the so-called transition bear careful watching.
Where Is Malaysia’s Mahathir-Anwar Transition?
What Does the Cameron Highlands By-Election Mean for Malaysian Politics?
January 25, 2019
What Does the Cameron Highlands By-Election Mean for Malaysian Politics?
The poll will be an early test of the PH’s performance – and the BN’s resilience.
What Does the Cameron Highlands By-Election Mean for Malaysian Politics?
After Shock Abdication, Malaysia's Royals Will Pick a New King
January 08, 2019
After Shock Abdication, Malaysia's Royals Will Pick a New King
Sultan Muhammad V abdicated unexpectedly after just two years on the throne.
After Shock Abdication, Malaysia's Royals Will Pick a New King
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
June 01, 2018
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
Malaysia’s 2018 election: why it matters and what comes next.
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
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
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
May 11, 2018
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
Malaysia has bucked Southeast Asia's trend toward authoritarianism.
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
What Does Malaysia’s Shock Election Result Mean For its Future?
May 10, 2018
What Does Malaysia’s Shock Election Result Mean For its Future?
The end of a historic election also marks the start of a period of uncertainty for the country.
What Does Malaysia’s Shock Election Result Mean For its Future?
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
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