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Interview: Anti-Trafficking Expert Explains How and Why Slavery Is Thriving in Asia

Children are pictured with candles during a protest against child slavery attended by Indian Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi in New Delhi on Nov. 22, 2014. (Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images)
Current Affairs

Matt Friedman explains how people across the world are forced into slavery, and how the fight against it is being lost. In-person appearance at Asia Society Hong Kong on January 22.

Photo of the Day: Fishing at Sunrise in Thailand

A fishermen gets a head start on his catch at sunrise in Thailand on January 4, 2015. (Yannis/Flickr)
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A fishermen gets a head start on his catch at sunrise in Thailand on January 4, 2015. (Yannis/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Golden Sunset in Thailand

The setting sun paints the sky in vibrant shades of orange in Pattaya, Thailand on September 19, 2014. (Richard Barton/Flickr)
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The setting sun paints the sky in vibrant shades of orange in Pattaya, Thailand on September 19, 2014. (Richard Barton/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Silhouetted in the Sunrise in Thailand

A fisherman stands alone on a boat during sunrise in Trang, Thailand on May 1, 2014. (Roberto Trm/Flickr)
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A fisherman stands alone on a boat during sunrise in Trang, Thailand on May 1, 2014. (Roberto Trm/Flickr)

In Thailand, More of the Same Versus Change

Thai army chief General Prayut Chan-O-Cha gives a traditional greeting to delegates during a meeting at the Army Club in Bangkok on May 20, 2014. Thailand's army declared martial law after months of deadly anti-government protests, deploying armed troops in central Bangkok and censoring the media but insisting the move was 'not a coup'. (Pornchai Kittiwongsakul/AFP/Getty Images)
Policy

Matthew Stumpf of the Asia Society Policy Institute analyzes the political standoff that is preventing Thailand from emerging from its crisis and achieving reform and prosperity.

Photo of the Day: A Purple Sunrise in Thailand

A sunrise over long tail boats paints the sky purple in Koh Lipe, Thailand on April 1, 2014. (Bambi Corro III/Flickr)
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A sunrise over long tail boats paints the sky purple in Koh Lipe, Thailand on April 1, 2014. (Bambi Corro III/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Sailing Under the Setting Sun in Thailand

A man in his boat is silhouetted against the setting red sun in Phangan, Thailand on February 18, 2014. (Jens Schott Knudsen/Flickr)
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A man in his boat is silhouetted against the setting red sun in Phangan, Thailand on February 18, 2014. (Jens Schott Knudsen/Flickr)

Look: Asia-Pacific Flags Made From Country-Appropriate Foods

The Indian flag made from curries, rice, and pappadum wafer.
Food & RecipesLifestyle

With the Olympic Winter Games right around the corner, and national pride about to hit a fever pitch, we thought we'd get the conversation started with a pastime everybody can get behind: Eating!

How Thailand's Suthep Thaugsuban Ran Away With Our Person of the Year Poll

Former Democrat Party MP and anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban addresses a large rally near Government House on December 9, 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand. (Rufus Cox/Getty Images)
Lifestyle Bangkok-based journalist Patrick Winn sheds some light on a Thai activist's overwhelming, come-from-behind victory in Asia Society's Asia's Person of the Year reader poll.

Photo of the Day: Selling Dried Goods in Thailand

A shopkeeper is surrounded by her dried goods and wares at an indoor market in Bangkok, Thailand on January 1, 2014. (Tord Sollie/ Flickr)
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A shopkeeper is surrounded by her dried goods and wares at an indoor market in Bangkok, Thailand on January 1, 2014. (Tord Sollie/ Flickr)