Analysis/Opinion




Indonesia’s upcoming elections, explained

By Thomas Pepinsky Indonesians will go to the polls in April to elect their next president, national legislature, and many provincial and local governments. This will be Indonesia’s fourth direct presidential election and its fifth parliamentary…







Indonesia, an unlikely democracy

By Jonathan Stromseth, Thomas Pepinsky, Fred Dews Indonesia, a presidential democracy, is the largest Muslim-majority nation in the world and the fourth most populated on earth. It is also the largest nation in Southeast Asia—Indonesia’s…