Weeding Out Radicals
The idea of a regulation to deter radicalism among state civil apparatus was brought up during the presidential election campaign. It was fast-tracked after wives of several high-ranking military officers made cynical comment about Wiranto’s stabbing.
ON the pulpit at Tarqiyah Taqwa Mosque on the 8th floor of the Telkomsel Smart Office building in Jakarta, Syihabuddin Umar gave a religious lecture after performing the midday prayer on Thursday, December 12. It was about the prohibition and punishments for workers who commit corruption. About 50 Telkomsel employees were seated around the pulpit, listening intently to the sermon from this religious preacher from Bekasi.
Nesya Sofiana, 27, a Tel...