But money politics play a central role in general election
Despite an ominous round of regional elections on June 27 that seemed to signal trouble for President Joko Widodo in national elections, Jokowi, as the president is known, continues to enjoy the highest level o... Read More...
Stronger religious sentiments ahead of Indonesian Presidential election in 2019
Shooting them won’t help
Considerable variance between policy and practice
Inadequate education system, poverty, discrimination stand in the way
Despite prosecutors recommending probation on a lesser charge, a five-judge panel has sentenced Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja “Ahok” Purnama to two years in prison for blasphemy. The decision, coming just w... Read More...
This Wednesday, February 15, Indonesia holds simultaneous local elections involving 101 provinces, districts and municipalities throughout the archipelago. The polls are an important mid-term read on the nation... Read More...