October 8, 2013Malaysia
In the four months that have elapsed since Malaysia’s national elections in May, Prime Minister Najib tun Razak frequently has offered two conflicting public messages. To the party faithful in United…
July 6, 2015Malaysia
The past week has almost surely been the most challenging of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib tun Razak’s career. Late last week both the Wall Street Journal and the Sarawak Report, an investigative re…
November 21, 2017Saudi Arabia
A road trip among ordinary Saudis revealed high hopes, and hardly any worries, about the country's new political era.
November 13, 2017Philippines
Part One The meeting between U.S. President Donald J. Trump and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was highly anticipated, and—for theater—the two leaders did not disappoint. The two leaders hav…
October 27, 2017Southeast Asia
President Trump appears little troubled by the sharp democratic decline in Southeast Asia, but the rise of authoritarianism could hurt U.S. interests in the region.
September 26, 2017Southeast Asia
Democratic backsliding in Southeast Asia continues, extending a trend that has been at work in the region for more than a decade.
July 17, 2017Digital Policy
A look at the latest digital and cyber scholarship: computational propaganda, trolls in China, and internet censorship.