It is not enough to say we must return to Islam. We must specify which Islam: that of Abu Zarr or that of Marwan the Ruler.... Islam of the caliphate, of the palace and of the rulers... Islam of the people, of the exploited and of the poor.
Iran in the 1960s. The Shah rules and SAVAK, the feared security police, are at work…
HASTO Kristiyanto stopped for a moment as he was about to take a sip from his mineral water in Tempo’s editorial meeting room last Friday. The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) secretary-general apologized for his petai, or stinky bean, breath. "Last night I was served stinky-bean fried rice by the President.