Rein in the Buzzers
Jokowi needs to control his buzzers, who are acting more and more recklessly. They have the potential to damage democracy.
THE actions of the social media buzzers supporting President Joko Widodo are increasingly endangering democracy in this nation. They have shared hoax news on social media to influence public opinion. These supporters have become part of a short-term political interest: safeguarding government policy.
It is these supporters who were the first to spread the reports about an ambulance with the logo of the Jakarta city government full of rocks...