Democracy in Asia: A Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
By Leena Rikkila Tamang and Mette Bakken
How has democracy fared in Asia over the last decade – and what can help in pushing the agenda forward?
Democracy and Human Rights Shouldn’t Take a Backseat in US Southeast Asia Policy
By Michael Larkin and Hunter Marston
"As the world’s most powerful democracy, the United States can and should do more to support Southeast Asia’s democracies."
Malaysia A ‘New Dictatorship’ Under Najib: Ex-Deputy Prime Minister
By Prashanth Parameswaran
Muhyiddin Yassin warns of the rise of a new dictatorship and the collapse of democratic institutions in the country.