The once reformist President Joko Widodo, now in his second term, gets swallowed up by the bureaucracy and overall Indonesian politics.
Using the Islamic lens is the focus of Western analysis when it comes to assessing Indonesia’s political present and future. This limits proper understanding.
Many young democracies with flawed institutions are struggling not to slide backward. Turkey has failed.
The world’s second- and third-most populous countries share a linguistic diversity.
From Dutch rule to one of the world’s major economies and populations.
Washington is outmaneuvered on the South China Sea Dispute by deft diplomacy, as ASEAN renders itself useless.
How Indonesia’s out-of-control deforestation and slash-and-burn contributes massively to global warming emissions.
What percentage of global CO2 emissions from human activity stems from deforestation and land conversion?
Indonesia’s Troubled Trade Relationship with the United States.
The United States needs to treat the unassuming Indonesian President Widodo with the attention due to his country.