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Some reflections from an odd, and at turns crass, fast breaking event inside a Jakarta shopping mall.
Neither Ahok nor Anies can change the fact that those who own the city have enormous influence over how it's run.
Forget oligarchy. Ahok's governorship, like Jokowi's before him, has been a boon for state enterprise.
A report from the pathbreaking Indonesian Female Ulama Congress in Cirebon, West Java.
What Jakarta's election highlighted most was not tensions between socioeconomic groups, but cultural tensions within the Muslim middle class itself.
How the junta's urban development plans target the poor and their politics.
The creativity, informality, and disorderliness of Bangkok's street vendors couldn't survive the junta's impulses for social control.
Anocha Suwichakornpong's new film haunts long after the credits are over.
As Rohingya and supporters gather to remember those buried at Wang Kelian, corruption and official inertia perpetuate human trafficking.
Threatened by neglect and officialdom, can the great Malay tradition of Joget Gamelan make a comeback?
The ideological conservatism of young PAS cadres was on full display at the party's national congress.
The authoritarian president would have us believe military force can solve Mindanao’s problems. History shows how wrong he is.
Why the expansion of Chinese investment into Myanmar isn't all gloom and doom.
The Karen National Union shows how internal conflicts within Myanmar's insurgencies can jeopardise the peace process.
How the idea of 'taingyintha' is used to decide who does and does not belong in Myanmar's political community.
The 2017 commune elections don't point to a decisive result for either the CPP or CNRP next year.
How can youth help enhance relations with Vietnam?
New laws effectively rig upcoming elections.
REVIEWS & OBITUARIES
A tribute to the life and work of the acclaimed anthropologist, who passed away on 1 May 2017.