Articles by Ward Berenschot

Ahok’s defeats and public debate in Indonesia

Ahok's downfall should prompt new inquiry into which institutions and networks shape popular opinion, and how.

Red Fury in Lampung

Ward Berenschot reflects on the PDI-P campaign that wasn’t.

Waiting for the Dawn Attack

In the morning hours before the Indonesian legislative election, Ward Berenschot goes on the hunt for parties buying votes.