Author: Gabrielle Denis

Is Jakarta Running Ahok? The Resurgence of Ethno-Religious Intolerance in Indonesia

Governors’ posts in seven provinces, mayors’ and regents’ in 18 cities, as well as local leaders in 76 districts were at stake in Indonesia’s regional elections on 15 February 2017. However, the contentious race for the Jakarta governorship has overshadowed the rest of…

The EU and the New East: Integration, Confrontation, and Illiberalism in Belarus

The establishment of visa-free travel to Belarus for citizens of 80 countries (including European Union Member States as well as the United States) is the latest episode in the ongoing geopolitical struggle opposing Western great powers to the Russian Federation…