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“Dan kini aku pesimistis sekali pada dunia. Aku cinta pada anak-anak, binatang-binatang, rakyat yang sabar dan patuh ditindas. Tapi di samping itu manusia itu kejam sekali. 128 more words

Perspective And Thoughts

Menghidupi Asumsi

“Kesempurnaan itu terasa begitu dekat, Ani. Belum pernah aku melihatnya—dan bahkan sempat meraba pula!”
“Bagaimana, lagak lelaki itu? Adabnya? Parasnya? Apanya yang sempurna?”
“Seluruhnya!” 1,298 more words


Soe Hok Gie & Idham Lubis

Yang mencintai udara jernih

Yang mencintai terbang burung-burung

Yang mencintai keleluasaan dan kebebasan

Yang mencintai bumi

Mereka mendaki ke puncak gunung-gunung

Mereka tengadah dan berkata… 34 more words


On the Ethical Issue of Abortion (2): Hare, Golden Rule and Soe Hok Gie

I would like to continue the abortion discussion from the previous post. One of the interesting arguments against abortion is the argument of abortion against the golden rule. 970 more words

My Reading List - Part 4b: Lessons from Soe Hok Gie, Catatan Seorang Demonstran

These are amongst the lessons that I have learnt from Catatan Seorang Demonstran. Of course, these are basic teachings in Islam, but seeing the proofs would make us more driven to follow the teachings more closely and to call others towards justice. 992 more words

My Reading List - Part 4a: Soe Hok Gie, Catatan Seorang Demonstran

This is not a novel, and not a biography. This book is a compilation of his diary entries which began on 4th March 1957, when he was 15, and ended with an entry dated 8th December 1969, just 8 days before his early demise. 926 more words