Timor’s Oil: Blessing or Curse?

The case of Timor-Leste proves once again how petroleum dependency turns out to be a curse rather than a blessing.

Review: Free Burma

John Dale’s new book scrutinizes the battle between civil society activists, corporations, and states over U.S. foreign Policy toward Burma’s military junta.

Timor: Where Has All the Aid Gone?

Money has been pouring into Timor-Leste, but it has not translated into meaningful development.

    Timor’s Oil: Blessing or Curse?

    Truthout | September 7, 2011