The New Epidemic
ALMOST every day, Jufri Harun makes his rounds of villages in the Telaga Biru subdistrict in Gorontalo regency in Sulawesi. He visits farmers in the villages to check on their cattle. Jufri then carefully looks for signs of illness in residents, such as vomiting or fever. "It could be anthrax if they show such symptoms. But sometimes it is hard to tell. We can only have definitive answers by taking…
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.