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The Deep Roots of Sri Lanka's Political Crisis
December 11, 2018
The Deep Roots of Sri Lanka's Political Crisis
The current crisis is just the latest round of fighting over the powers of the president.
The Deep Roots of Sri Lanka's Political Crisis
Kashmir's Bloody November
December 11, 2018
Kashmir's Bloody November
November 2018 was a month of funerals in the disputed region of Kashmir.
Kashmir's Bloody November
Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
December 07, 2018
Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
More than 100,000 farmers from across India gathered in Delhi to demand action toward their plight.
Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
December 06, 2018
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
In 2017, the ruling DPP reformed the Referendum Act. The first referendum votes under the new act did not go smoothly.
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
India’s War on Reporting
December 06, 2018
India’s War on Reporting
In Chhattisgarh, a 50-year-old civil war has left little room for nuance or reason.
India’s War on Reporting
The X Factors in Indonesia’s Presidential Race
December 01, 2018
The X Factors in Indonesia’s Presidential Race
Economy and religion could define Indonesia’s 2019 presidential elections.
The X Factors in Indonesia’s Presidential Race
Iran, India, and a New Way Forward for Afghanistan
November 30, 2018
Iran, India, and a New Way Forward for Afghanistan
A new strategy for Afghanistan begins in Iran and needs India’s help.
Iran, India, and a New Way Forward for Afghanistan
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
November 27, 2018
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
The ruling party is already paying the price for its party room coup this summer.
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
The Mood Ahead of Taiwan’s Midterm Elections
November 21, 2018
The Mood Ahead of Taiwan’s Midterm Elections
In what should be a referendum year, both parties appear to be adjusting their messages for the 2020 presidential elections.
The Mood Ahead of Taiwan’s Midterm Elections
Will ‘Fake News’ Determine Indonesia’s Next President?
November 09, 2018
Will ‘Fake News’ Determine Indonesia’s Next President?
Nearly two years after Ahok, is Indonesia better prepared for misinformation ahead of 2019’s presidential election?
Will ‘Fake News’ Determine Indonesia’s Next President?
Anti-Chinese Sentiment on the Rise in Cambodia
November 07, 2018
Anti-Chinese Sentiment on the Rise in Cambodia
Increasing Chinese political influence and presence in Cambodia has sparked anti-Chinese sentiment.
Anti-Chinese Sentiment on the Rise in Cambodia
Demonetization: Minimum Governance, Maximum Gundagardi
November 06, 2018
Demonetization: Minimum Governance, Maximum Gundagardi
Modi’s approach, epitomized by demonetization, reinforces India’s statist tendencies.
Demonetization: Minimum Governance, Maximum Gundagardi
The University Fighters of Sheikh Hasina
October 24, 2018
The University Fighters of Sheikh Hasina
How the Chhatra League came to control the University of Dhaka.
The University Fighters of Sheikh Hasina
Afghan Parliamentary Elections Marred by Technical Troubles and Insecurity
October 21, 2018
Afghan Parliamentary Elections Marred by Technical Troubles and Insecurity
Despite security risks and technical difficulties, Afghanistan goes to the polls.
Afghan Parliamentary Elections Marred by Technical Troubles and Insecurity
Peace, Blood, and Hope: Women in Afghanistan’s Election
October 19, 2018
Peace, Blood, and Hope: Women in Afghanistan’s Election
Amid a deady campaign season, women candidates are fighting for political participation.
Peace, Blood, and Hope: Women in Afghanistan’s Election
Turn in the Two-Faced: The Plight of Uyghur Intellectuals
October 12, 2018
Turn in the Two-Faced: The Plight of Uyghur Intellectuals
China’s fight against Uyghur intellectuals in the name of 'two-facedness.'
Turn in the Two-Faced: The Plight of Uyghur Intellectuals
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