The tragic death of George Floyd has revitalised the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement not only in the USA, but also in other parts of the world. In one of Australia’s closest neighbours, Indonesia, the BLM movement has helped place…

Dr Mark Busse and Sophie Faber examine West Papua’s history to see what’s at stake politically and economically in the current unrest West Papua has been in the media more than usual over the last six months, with stories about…
Protests in West Papua Escalate With Reports of Killings

Tensions mount in Indonesia amid reports of killings during Papuan pro-independence protests. By <spanitemprop=”name”>Joshua Mcdonald</spanitemprop=”name”>,The Diplomat   At least six protesters and one soldier have been killed during clashes in Indonesia’s Papua and West Papua province since unrest began over a…