Michael Holtz is a freelance reporter based in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Conflict & Justice
Indonesia has some of the world's most active Twitter users. Now one of them stands accused of defaming a politician in a tweet.
Science, Tech & Environment
What’s a bunch of trees worth? Well, if they save your town from the storm surge of a huge typhoon, you might say they’re invaluable. That’s what happened to the community of General MacArthur, in the Philippines, and its fate holds a lesson for coastal communities around the world.