Prejudice at the Polling Booth
When 121 million Indonesians went to the polls to vote in the country's first direct presidential elections in 2004, Wahyu Adi Nugroho was not among them. It was not apathy that kept him away. It was 15 kilograms of steel and rubber. Nugroho, 35, is from Pundong in Bantul, Yogyakarta. He used to use a wheelchair, and he could not vote because his local…
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SUGENG Suparwoto was back on the list of candidates to be a member of a selection committee. His application was sent to the State Civil Administration Commission. After having been dropped from a list at one place, his name appeared as a candidate for a selection committee for echelon-1 officials at the Creative Economy Agency.