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Progressives may hope that Ma’ruf’s conservatism will be checked by realpolitik.
A discussion on the state of academic freedom in Thailand, and what Australian scholars can do to show solidarity with Thai colleagues.
In constitution making, process matters as much as content.
Two leading scholars on the ideological and institutional legacies Pakatan Harapan inherits from the BN regime.
New Mandala is looking for emerging Indonesian experts to write about Indonesia's biggest policy challenges in the lead up to the 2019 polls.
Nicole Curato talks to Clarke Jones about what the 'tough on crime' mentality looks like from inside the Philippine prison system.
International donors need to own up to their own roles in the ongoing Lao hydropower tragedy.
CPP organisational and informational dominance over its rivals has been palpable.
What has and hasn't changed about how the media report on politics and policy after GE14?
The first in a series of podcasts providing a snapshot of Malaysia in the aftermath of GE14.
A pillar of Indonesian civil society faces an ever more acute dilemma between representing a religious community and securing resources and influence within government.
A movement making piety cool for youth alienated from traditional religious organisations has become a national phenomenon in Indonesia.
On 'black campaigns', the Islamic vote, and upcoming presidential elections.
With the expulsion of the Rohingya largely a fait accompli, the world must face up to engaging with a very different Myanmar.
Two decades after Suharto’s fall, it’s hard to see a return to dictatorship—or to declare the democratic status quo safe.
On the many meanings of Hari Kartini, Indonesia's annual celebration of its most famous colonial-era feminist thinker.
A supposed announcement of his candidacy actually reemphasises how ambivalent Prabowo is about fighting Jokowi again.
A discussion about how civil society organisations and the media are adapting to growing authoritarianism in Cambodia.
The MD3 saga lays bare not only the DPR's attempt to shield itself from public accountability, but the dysfunctionality of governance under Jokowi.
A quick interview with a scholar of authoritarianism on what's over the horizon for Cambodia after Hun Sen's 2017 crackdown on the opposition.
A discussion on how Australia, ASEAN, and the world might support democracy and human rights in Cambodia.
Read the former Australian foreign minister's remarks made at the "Cambodia on the Brink" conference in Canberra.
What's behind a fresh panic about attacks on Islamic figures at the hands of "crazy people"?