Surya Paloh’s Empty Threat
The maneuvers by NasDem party is merely an effort to put pressure on President Jokowi. It is unethical to play for both sides of the political aisle.
THE stance of National Democrat (NasDem) Party General Chairman Surya Paloh in October indicating he would go into opposition seems to have been nothing more than an expression of disappointment. Almost a month later, when responding to the shouts of ‘opposition’ from party members at the NasDem congress, Surya called this suggestion ‘very stupid’.
Surya’s inconsistency shows that he was doing nothing more than thre...