It is disgraceful that the documents are missing
THE decision of the Central Information Commission (KIP) gave new hope to Suciwati, wife of the late Munir Said Thalib. This Commission asked the government to open to the public, documents pertaining to the killing of activist Munir. This decision should have encouraged the search for the person who orchestrated the killing of Munirhas, but it led, instead, to a polemic. The administrations of Joko Widodo and his predecessor, Susilo…
Election Campaigning for Today and Tomorrow
Candidates and their supporters are putting everything on the line to win the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election and perhaps a warm-up for the presidential election in 2019.
Before discussing the charges leveled against him, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) talked about how a leader can regress to become a tyrant. A dictator, said SBY, who was Indonesia's sixth president, can emerge when he begins to fear the loss of his power.