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Cambodian Political Repression Meets American Human Rights Law in Long Beach

Mary Wald | Posted 04.12.2016 | World
Mary Wald

Attacks and arrests have largely gone under the radar of anyone not specifically following Asian or Cambodian politics. This may have changed in the last three days.

At ASEAN Summit, Malaysia's PM Is a Tyrant Among Tyrants

Jared Genser | Posted 11.14.2016 | World
Jared Genser

When Obama meets Najib Razak at the ASEAN summit in California, it is time for a new direction in the U.S.-Malaysia relationship. Human rights should return to the fore. Obama must publicly demand the release of prisoners charged with politically motivated crimes. For him to remain silent is tantamount to giving Najib a license to act with impunity.

An Unsung Hero in Cambodia

Karin Badt | Posted 04.15.2015 | Impact
Karin Badt

The little girl laughed happily as she read the Braille with her hands, proud that she had mastered all the words. If it was not for the school set up for the blind and deaf, here in Phnom Penh, she would have been left in the dark.

Howard Fineman

The Rise Of Corruptionism | Howard Fineman | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics

SIEM REAP, Cambodia –- In a courtyard of Angkor Wat, the famous 12th century Hindu/Buddhist temple here, a policeman approached me as I was taking p...

WATCH: Cambodia's Opposition Leader On Why Rulers Fear Him

Posted 07.30.2013 | World

Days after Cambodia's government claimed victory in its bid for reelection, opposition leader Sam Rainsy expressed dissatisfaction with what he descri...

The Killing Fields and Indonesia's Relations with Cambodia Revisited

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

I first met Benny Widyono at an Indonesian Consulate fete years ago. I knew upon meeting him that he had an extraordinary mind and knew Asia's southe...

Who Was Chea Vichea and Why Does He Matter? Ask Filmmaker Bradley Cox

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

In my own special screening, director Bradley Cox recently showed me his 55-minute film Who Killed Chea Vichea? in his office in Manhattan. Bradley is...

Free (If Not Entirely Fair) Elections In Cambodia

Jennifer Winstanley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Winstanley

Cambodia held its fourth parliamentary election on July 27th, 2008. As predicted Hun Sen's ruling Cambodia People's Party (CPP) came out on top with a...

Democracy, Cambodian Style

Elena Lesley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elena Lesley

The ruling Cambodian People's Party has claimed over two-thirds of the vote in Sunday's election, a win that will tighten the party's grip on political power.

Rock The Vote Cambodia: Hun Sen Again

Jennifer Winstanley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Winstanley

I woke up in Phnom Penh one morning a few weeks ago to a loudspeaker blasting high pitched Khmer music and the sound of a voice repeating the same phr...