August 21, 2013
Why is China so Afraid of a Small Protest?
Drought and corruption cause a brief protest in Jixi County. China’s Propaganda Department panics.
March 14, 2013
Shangpu and Democratic Localism
Recent protests over land grabs in Guangdong Province highlight the challenges of governance in China.
December 06, 2012
Protests Sweep Through ASEAN
November saw protests in Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, and Burma, and may be a harbinger of things to come.
September 05, 2012
10 Years in the Making: Was Justice Served?
A decade after the Gujarat riots, 32 people have been convicted. Has “the idea of India” been preserved?
June 13, 2011
Why Inner Mongolia Matters
The protests that erupted after a herder was killed by a trucker highlight the conflicting interests in Inner Mongolia.