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Decolonial Memory Activism in Indonesia and the Netherlands
40th Anniversary edition
Urban Islam and security
Screen politics
The politics of knowledge
Revolusi revisted
Diagnosing Indonesia
Ecological Civilisation
Bali's pandemic
Cybertrooping
Student (im)mobility between Australia & Indonesia
The Performing Arts & COVID-19
Moral politics
Natural Disasters
The Pre-Election Edition
Sport in Indonesia
Special Anniversary Edition
Building Jakarta
Environmental Education
Asylum in Indonesia
Cultural Heritage
Human Rights under Jokowi
Indonesian writing in the present
Transitional justice
Indonesia’s Millennium Development Goal report card
Youth employment prospects and aspirations
Business and politics in Indonesia
Design & architecture in Indonesia
Cosmopolitan edition
Feeding Indonesia
Elections 2014
The politics of health
Contemporary art
New social media as a tool for activism
Women and development
The many faces of corruption
Where is the left?
Villages and the environment
Climate change and Indonesia
Women and Islam
The rich in Indonesia
Learning to belong
Leaving Indonesia
Remembering Rendra
The killings of 1965-66
Land and Social Justice
East Timor ten years after the referendum
Election politics
Chinese Indonesians ten years after reformasi
West Papua: Inside Indonesia?
Crime and criminality
Ten years of reformasi
Tourism in question
Freedom of religion
Aceh: Two years of peace
Pramoedya's legacy
Access to Justice
Workers organising: the struggle continues
Youth Culture
International aid: Helping or hindering development
Arts Politics: a new era?
From Mataram to Merauke
Aceh: the new East Timor?
Indonesia's environmental challenges 
Islamic Law: What would it mean for Indonesia?
Unity in diversity? Ethnicity and the nation
Fear and willing: Indonesia's neo-con agenda
Out of Crisis? Agendas for the future
Body Politics
In the wake of the bombing
A Militarized Society
Give press freedom a chance
Outside Indonesia - East Timor
Peace: The legacy of Herb Feith
The poor first
Rewriting history
West Papua: towards a new Papua
The politics of gender
The environment
Democracy - How far, so far?
Artists and activists
Abdurrahman Wahid wins the top job
East Timor has its say
Elections: For the people, or the parties?
Off to the polls
No turning back
15th Anniversary
Salam reformasi!
Nation in crisis
The military: Kings or kingmakers
Imagining Islam
What price victory? The 1997 elections
The battle for Kemayoran
Special issue on Sumatra
Megawati: Where to now? Exclusive interview
Asmara Nababan speaks up for indigenous rights
Arist Sirait: Should child labour be abolished?

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