The House of Representatives’ budget committee is claiming ignorance over an alleged plan to increase the House’s budget allocation and use some of it to construct a new building.
Drunken Republic Cartoons
Kid: Dad, no need to listen... the public will decide!
According to a report by Indonesian Corruption Watch (ICW), sixty-one village heads across Indonesia were arrested in 62 different corruption cases in 2016.
Kid: His fried rice is absolutely delicious... what spices does he use Dad?
Man: The presidential elections
Lawmaker: Best wishes for Idul Fitri. Please forgive my physical and emotional wrongdoings
Man: Save the KPK
Supporter: Don’t loose okay...
Widodo: ‘Uproar, racket, commotion’
Man: Headache pills. Guaranteed to bring immediate relief. No side effects Mr! (Labels read ‘Resolute’, ‘Vitamins’)
Kid: Mr... The anti-terrorism law, the child protection law... where are they?
Lawmaker: ‘The answer my friend is blowing in the wind’ (tag reads ‘right of inquiry’, shirts read ‘Radicalism’ and ‘Pedophilia’.
Lady Justice: I’m the one that should cover my eyes! (T-shirt read ‘Persecution’)
Man: Genuine Pancasila! No to corruption! No to accepting bribes! No to politicising sectarianism! No to intolerance! No the spread of fake news! No to the spread of hate speech!
Kid: No to empty talk!
Man: Who’s afraid!?
Angel: Just staying silent, finding it difficult to speak the truth? Just say it with flowers... a symbol of love and beauty, and... flowers don’t lie!
With the police dragging their feet in an investigation into an acid (air keras) attack on Corruption Investigation Commission (KPK) investigator Novel Baswedan, who had uncovered evidence implicating lawmakers and senior politicians (politikus) in a massive e-ID corruption sc
Suit reads: Hoax news, provocation, hate speech, sectarianism... xyz
Signs read: 2017 Jakarta election, 2019 presidential election, 2018 regional elections
Kid: Look behind you Mr... (Bottle reads ‘Acid’)
Kid: Sectarianism, intolerance, for the sake of power... (Syringe reads ‘Anti-diversity’).
Man: This political virus has already poisoned our children!
Kid: DePeDe... what’s that Dad?
Man: I don’t know!
Chairs read MA(FIA), a play on the initials MA (Supreme Court), and DPD but with the wording changed to read ‘Council of Performing Clowns’.
From an op-ed piece titled The Future of the DPD on an intensifying power struggle within the Regional Representatives Council (DPD) over the leadership of the institution.
Man: Usually the little people get defeated right Mr?
Kid: Who’s idea was it to make our housewives suffer like this?
Kid: A barometer of Indonesia democrazy
Chair reads ‘Jakarta election round II’, fire reads ‘Terror, sectarian politics’, hose reads ‘The law’.