Articles by Jacqui Baker

Liveblog: Thailand’s irregular election, election irregularities

After five years of military rule, Thailand heads to the polling booths. Follow for live updates.

The middle class president

Jokowi’s developmentalist democracy goes beyond a simplistic personal attribute or set of beliefs: it is inherent to his class status.

Stand by your man

Jacqui Baker asks whether, in Indonesia today, the police are politically neutral?

The decline of the Demokrats

Conspiracy theories are the courier of political change.