Michael Sainsbury September 19, 2017 2 Comments
Suu Kyi needs to find a way to end her galling stasis on the Rohingya. Just maybe, Pope Francis can help her.
Professor Damien Kingsbury September 18, 2017 11 Comments
When Myanmar was a pariah state, many people boycotted it so as to not further line the pockets of the generals and their cronies who controlled the economy. Myanmar's return to committing obscene human rights abuses means we should reinstate this position.
Michael Sainsbury September 13, 2017 28 Comments
Forget the boats. Hundreds of thousands of Chinese people have flooded into Australia, and no one seems to be taking the threat seriously.
Crikey September 12, 2017 2 Comments
Perhaps Cambodia will have a free and open society again someday, but not under the current government. Freelance journalist Mark Tilly reports on the increasingly autocratic dictatorship of Hun Sen.
Helen Razer September 12, 2017 15 Comments
Helen Razer wonders at the complete absence of any journalistic curiosity about India, and why that nation may, at this particular time, be moved to make official protest about an ad for meat.
Professor Damien Kingsbury September 8, 2017 2 Comments
Arresting the opposition leader on trumped-up charges of treason and closing a dissenting newspaper will cement Hun Sen's grip on power as Cambodia becomes even more autocratic.
Crikey September 4, 2017 6 Comments
Naysayers have tried to highlight Jacinda Ardern's youth and inexperience, but she is tougher politically than many of the old men she is currently stepping over in the polls, writes freelance journalist Rebekah Holt.
Professor Damien Kingsbury September 4, 2017 2 Comments
Australia's treatment of East Timor has always been exploitative. Under the Turnbull government, nothing has changed.
Professor Damien Kingsbury September 1, 2017 11 Comments
Wars are always ended by some form of negotiated settlement. That means that, at some point, talking must be the answer.
Charlie Lewis August 31, 2017 3 Comments
As the debate over rages Australia's involvement military action in the Korean Peninsula, Crikey looks at the Korean War remnant that means we're already there.