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Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
February 01, 2018
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
The new general election will feature a localization of electoral politics unseen in Malaysian political history.
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
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?
Malaysia’s Long History of Election Rigging
January 11, 2018
Malaysia’s Long History of Election Rigging
Opposition candidate Mahathir Mohammed is just as guilty as current Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Malaysia’s Long History of Election Rigging
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
January 09, 2018
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
The country’s next poll will pit an odd couple against a scandal-ridden premier.
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
December 15, 2017
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
The failure to truly address minority concerns may come back to bite the premier in 2018.
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
September 20, 2017
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
What is Malaysia's foreign policy? The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran take a look.
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
Najib’s US Visit Sends a Troubling Message on Rule of Law
September 13, 2017
Najib’s US Visit Sends a Troubling Message on Rule of Law
The visit sends a clear message that the White House is not an ally against graft but a friend of kleptocracy.
Najib’s US Visit Sends a Troubling Message on Rule of Law
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
August 14, 2017
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
With the national opposition in disarray, the elections seem to be Barisan Nasional’s to lose.
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
July 08, 2017
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
Those who believe that the BN is a genuine multi-ethnic coalition have simply fallen for the slick propaganda.
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
The End of Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition?
June 30, 2017
The End of Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition?
Najib Razak's embrace of an Islamic party overturns a decades-long tradition of narrowing ethnic and religious divides.
The End of Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition?
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
June 19, 2017
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
Even as 1MDB and other scandals claim further scalps, Malaysia's prime minister is expected to win the next election.
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
May 17, 2017
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
As many Muslim women choose to dress modestly, more brands are joining this juicy market
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
Malaysia Grapples With Chilling Case of an Abducted Pastor
April 22, 2017
Malaysia Grapples With Chilling Case of an Abducted Pastor
Raymond Koh's disappearance is worthy of comparisons with Sombath Somphone.
Malaysia Grapples With Chilling Case of an Abducted Pastor
What’s Wrong With Gay Rights in Indonesia and ASEAN?
April 14, 2017
What’s Wrong With Gay Rights in Indonesia and ASEAN?
A recent incident exposes the country’s – and the region’s – lingering challenges on this front.
What’s Wrong With Gay Rights in Indonesia and ASEAN?
What’s Behind Malaysia’s Recent Rape Controversy?
April 12, 2017
What’s Behind Malaysia’s Recent Rape Controversy?
A lawmaker’s comments have sparked outrage in the country.
What’s Behind Malaysia’s Recent Rape Controversy?
What Did the Malaysian Prime Minister's Visit Mean for India's 'Act East' Policy?
April 07, 2017
What Did the Malaysian Prime Minister's Visit Mean for India's 'Act East' Policy?
What Najib Razak's time in India tells us about Modi's outreach to Southeast Asia.
What Did the Malaysian Prime Minister's Visit Mean for India's 'Act East' Policy?
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