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Kim Jong Un Has Won a Real Statesperson Prize From a Nation That Is Not North Korea

Kim Jong Un, the despotic leader of impoverished North Korea, accepted a global statesperson award from Indonesia’s Sukarno Center on Thursday. Past recipients of this honor include Mohandas Gandhi, Aung San Suu Kyi, Nelson Mandela and Michael Jackson — the latter sharing the 2010 prize with the Dalai Lama. 146 kata lagi

Trying to Understand the 1965-1966 Anti-Communist Purge

The beginning of October marked 50 years since the anti-communist massacres which tormented Indonesia until March 1966.

It was an occasion that surely no one in the government was looking forward to. 1.087 kata lagi


Indonesian Pilgrimage, Part I

In 2008, I published Silenced Voices with Ohio University Press– the book was a so-called family memoir about the hidden force of the Dutch East Indies in my mother’s family: more than three generations of her family had resided in the Indies, where they had had several plantations, yet there were no family albums, pictures or anecdotes. 1.724 kata lagi

World Peace Award

North Korean “despot” Kim Jong-un is no stranger to “dubious” accolades and has already been “crowned” Supreme Military Commander, National Defense Chairman and First Secretary of the Worker’s Party. 553 kata lagi


The arrogance of power

All over the world there are some leaders who are reluctant to give up power.

The most striking current example is Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza who, amidst violent opposition, is campaigning for a third term in office despite the constitution saying he can only have two. 786 kata lagi

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Seno Kusumo Gelora Bung Karno (GBK), Senayan, Sabtu bakda Subuh awal Maret 2013. Monumen historis megah warisan Presiden Sukarno mulai ramai dengan orang-orang yang ingin senam, sepeda santai, joging, jalan santai, atau sekadar menikmati keramaian dan udara segar. 635 kata lagi

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