South-East Asia

In 1949, Communist troops led by Mao Zedong defeated the Nationalist forces led by Jiang Jieshi (Chiang Kai-shek). The Guomindang (KMT) escaped across the Taiwan Strait to the island of Taiwan. The United States continued to recognize the KMT as …

As the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reports, a money-laundering alarm was triggered at AmBank in Malaysia, a bank part-owned by one of Australia’s “big four” banks, ANZ. What had triggered the alarm? Money had poured into the personal account

Cambodia has been through a period of untold upheaval, which has resulted in the restructuring of its economy. Neoliberalism, or free market economics, has been introduced into Cambodia since the end of the Cold War, and more aggressively since the

The 2016 general election of the Republic of the Philippines resulted in the most widely followed electoral period in Philippine political history. Officially starting on February 9, 2016, a hodgepodge of candidates, political parties, coalitions, and electoral alliances campaigned for …

The Igorots, the Indigenous Peoples of the Northern Philippines Under the Faces of State Terrorism and Tyranny By , February 11, 2018
Vietnam War: The Life and Times of a South Vietnamese Special Police Officer By , April 11, 2017
The Philippines and The Political Regime of President Rodrigo Duterte By , April 02, 2017
Former American Colony Takes Center Stage In South China Sea Dispute By , July 28, 2016
The Role of Multinational Oil and Mining Companies in the Genocide and Economic Marginalisation of the People of West Papua By , July 26, 2016
The 1965 Mass Killings in Indonesia: CIA Blames the Victims For Being Murdered By and , July 24, 2016
How the Australian, British, and US Governments Shamelessly Helped Kill Countless People in Indonesia in 1965 By , July 23, 2016
A Victim’s Personal Recollection and Demand for Justice: Indonesia and the 1965 Massacres By , July 22, 2016
Asia’s ‘Shoot-to-Kill’ Republic? The Rising Body Count of the Philippine ‘War on Drugs’ By , July 22, 2016
The Encirclement of China is Well Underway: France Prepares to Lead EU Missions in the South China Sea By , July 22, 2016
Can US-Vietnam reconciliation hurt Moscow’s ties with Hanoi? By , July 21, 2016
Washington Complicates the Dispute in the South China Sea By , July 20, 2016
Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo Acquitted of Plunder: A Case of Justice Catering to Political Power in the Philippines? By , July 20, 2016
Washington is inciting disputes between Beijing and Manila for its own gain By , July 09, 2016
Finding a Long Term Solution for the Muslims in the Deep South of Thailand By , July 09, 2016
Female Monk Challenges Male Dominance of Thailand’s Buddhist Orders By , July 09, 2016
President of the Philippines: “It is the US that Imported Terrorism Into the Middle East!” By , July 09, 2016
Open Letter and Petition: Say No to Burying Dictator Ferdinand Marcos in National Cemetery of Heros By , July 07, 2016
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Thinking of Burying Dictator Ferdinand Marcos in National Cemetery as Hero By , July 07, 2016
Your Pet Dogs and Cats Could Be Eating Seafood People Were Murdered For By , June 17, 2016
Food for Thought: How Corporations in Thailand Use Slavery to Bring You the Seafood in Your Fridge and on Your Tables By , June 17, 2016
Slavery in Thailand: How Southeast Asian Slaves Catch the Seafood Eaten in the US By , June 17, 2016
Electoral Protests and Battles Rage Across the Philippines: Fair and Democratic 2016 Elections? By , June 13, 2016
Diary from Kathmandu: Demolition Dilemmas across Nepal By , May 27, 2015
“The Vietnam Syndrome”: Fascists Flipping Burgers in Saigon or Stalingrad By , May 23, 2015
Diary from Kathmandu: Schoolboy Looks to Nepal’s Army with New Pride. “Our Army Rescues the People” By , May 19, 2015
Myanmar and the Rohingyas: Stop the Persecution; End the Exodus By , May 17, 2015
India’s Coal Industry: The Single Biggest Source of Energy By , May 17, 2015
Agent Orange: Terrible Legacy of the Vietnam War By , May 01, 2015
Making More Enemies than We Kill? Calculating U.S. Bomb Tonnages Dropped on Laos and Cambodia, and Weighing Their Implications By and , April 28, 2015
GMO Golden Rice: The Scourge of Asia. Monsanto, Sygenta, Bayer Trigger Disruption of Peasant Economy By , April 26, 2015
How the Malaysian Airlines MH17 Boeing Was Shot Down. Examination of the Wreckage By , April 25, 2015
Militarization of the Asia Pacific Region: America Revives And Expands Cold War Military Alliances Against China By , April 25, 2015
Militarization. The Wired Seas of Asia: China, Japan, the US and Australia By , April 23, 2015