Southeast Asia, the Frontline for a Free Press
By Ming Yu Hah
The battle for a free press is being fought everywhere. One of its most perilous frontlines is Southeast Asia.
Why Did Vietnam’s Thanh Nien News Close Its English-Language Service?
By Helen Clark
Thanh Nien was no propaganda tool, it was far too interesting for that and it will be missed.
Vietnam's Growing Protest Culture
By Arthur Beaufort
Vietnam's population is increasingly vocal about economic, political, and social issues, to the government's dismay.
Vinashin Bailout: Vietnam Tries Everything But a Free Press
The nation’s economic woes are exacerbated by a lack of checks and balances.