The Christian Science Monitor


On the environmental impact of China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Indonesia

On the forced evictions of migrant workers in Beijing

On the rise of ideological education at Chinese universities


On the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh

On China’s ambitious national parks program and nomadic herders

On the complications of reforestation efforts in China

On grassroots activism in China’s war on pollution

On the legacy of the Candlelight Revolution in South Korea


On the role of feminism in South Korea’s Candlelight Revolution

On the spike in child labor at brick kilns in post-earthquake Nepal (funded by a grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting)

On empowering bonded laborers in India (funded by a grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting)

On a cash transfer program for human trafficking victims in Thailand


On deforestation and peat fires in Indonesia

On the resettlement of Syrian refugees in Canada

On the Shinto revival and rise of nationalism in Japan (funded by a grant from the International Reporting Project)

On the growth of fish farming in China

Older articles

On the defamation case of a Twitter rabble rouser in Indonesia (PRI’s The World, 2014)

On mangrove forests and Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines (PRI’s The World, 2013)

On the lack of government support for homeless students in Illinois (Chicago Tribune, 2012)

On the repression of West Papuan independence activists in Indonesia (Associated Press, 2011)

On the bamboo construction boom in Bali (Associated Press, 2011)