New Internationalist

Articles by Mary Warren

Cook Islands

Black pearls, cruise ships and lively politics: Mary Warren gives the lowdown on the South Pacific atolls.

  • June 1, 2012
  • 1

Federated States of Micronesia

A profile of one of the world’s most frequently colonized and loosely assembled nation-states.

  • December 1, 2011
  • 1

Samoa

A profile of the Pacific island state.

  • March 1, 2011
  • 1

Thailand

In October 2006, Thailand expanded its list of tourist attractions with one of the world’s most laid-back military coups. Tourists and local residents alike posed for photos alongside the tanks and cheerful soldiers.

  • November 1, 2006
  • 3

Maldives

The distinctive topography of the Maldives – an archipelago of more than 1,200 small islands – allows for a strict demarcation of function. One for the capital, another for rubbish, 80 or so for tourist resorts, and one for torturing political prisoners.

  • June 1, 2006
  • 1

Burma

  • April 1, 2005
  • 0

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