SPANNER IN THE WORKS – How Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines, is upsetting the old balance of power in East Asia.
ASEAN FOR THE ASIANS – On ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations), the Southeast Asian counterpart to the EU.
TROUBLED WATERS – The South China Sea is a tangle of overlapping territorial claims — but China’s is the biggest and most disruptive.
THE GHOSTS OF THE KILLING FIELDS – The Khmer Rouge genocide and how it continues to affect Cambodia today.
INDONESIA’S JOKOWI – A profile of Joko Widodo (“Jokowi”), the easygoing if inexperienced president of Indonesia.
A BLOG ON BOGS AND LOGS – The massive deforestation of Indonesia.
ON BALIDAY – A general blog post on Bali, an Indonesian island with a unique history and identity now most famous as a tourist destination.
THE PEACOCK SPREADS ITS FEATHERS – The re-emergence of Myanmar after decades of dictatorship and international isolation.
NOT SO YINGLUCKY AFTER ALL – The 2014 coup in Thailand and the decade of political turmoil that led up to it.
ASIA’S SLEEPING GIANT – Indonesia, a huge country with big potential that’s chronically overlooked by outsiders.