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Goading Dictators and War Criminals: Interview with Allan Nairn 2 of 2

“It’s always hard to have to deal with mass murderers” says Allan. He would know: he’s interviewed more than his fair share. From Major Tito… 995 more words

Press Freedom

Tribute to Mr Lee Kuan Yew, the founding father of Singapore, my home, who passed away on 23 March 2015, 3.18 am

Close friendship between Lee Kuan Yew, Suharto helped bilateral ties, says former Indonesian leader’s daughter

Lee Kuan Yew and former Indonesian President Suharto shared a close friendship that helped surmount significant bilateral problems faced by the two countries, according to Mr Suharto’s daughter. 329 more words

News Articles

Bakri 2019: The Return of Suharto

Menurut penulis Jakarta Post ini, kalau Aburizal dan Prabowo masih dalam kendali penuh atas Koalisi Merah Putih sampai 2019, sudah dapat dipastikan kembalinya zaman Suharto. Selengkapnya >>

Pemilu

Reporting Papua New Guinea After Decade

Step Vaesen is originally Dutch who lives in Jakarta and works there as a correspondent for Al Jazeera English.

She’s recently allowed to report Papua New Guinea after more than a decade. 52 more words

Indonesia

WHO WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE KILLINGS IN INDONESIA IN 1965-66?

THIS is a subject of great conjecture. It is considered one of the worst atrocities of the 20th century, yet little attention has been paid to this highly significant period of Indonesian history. 2,405 more words

History

How To Speak Money by John Lanchester

 ‘The City of London is a robber baron’s castle. Its glory comes at the cost of the desolation it causes.’

How To Speak Money is a companion piece to the same author’s… 345 more words

Gold

Porno and Bloodbaths: The CIA in Indonesia

With a defense budget—hold on, let’s dispense with the spin—with a war budget that eats up at least 50 percent of federal tax dollars each year, did you ever wonder if all the legal tender being funneled away from social programs is making anyone except defense contractors safer? 103 more words