Corruption & Abuse of Power

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December 2011

Kompas – December 14, 2011

Arm: Mastermind behind BI deputy governor bribery case

Kompas – December 10, 2011

More than a few eyebrows were raised when relatively unknown legal activist and lawyer Abraham Samad (pictured left) emerged as the country’s new anti-graft czar on Friday.

November 2011

Kompas – November 9, 2011

Gavel reads: Justice, Corruption Courts

October 2011

Kompas – October 29, 2011

Man: Thief! Thief!

Responding to a damming new survey released this week showing that state corruption has worsened significantly under President Yudhoyono’s watch, with 91% of Indonesians now saying corruption is widespread throughout the government, Yudhoyono has called for an all-out war against what he termed “state robbers”.

September 2011

Kompas – September 24, 2011

I’m a thief cos he’s a thief too...

Newspaper headline reads: Banggar, cabinet reshuffle.

Kompas – September 17, 2011

Man: Cleptocractic republic? No way! I stand at the forefront of eradicating corruption! There will be no favoritism (lit no matter what ‘feathers’ you have’)! There will be no remissions for corruptors!

Kid: It depends Mr! On what feathers... and whose feathers!

August 2011

Kompas – August 24, 2011

1st Man: Didn’t he say he would be at the forefront of eradicating corruption?

2nd Man: He’s already sent a letter right...

Kompas – August 13, 2011

Man: He’s been arrested? Cool... then I’m safe!

Kid: How come?

Man: Psst... previous whistle-blowers have also ended up having their whistle silenced.

Kompas – August 10, 2011

Man: Nazruddin’s been arrested, so why are so many people are getting nervous?

Kompas – August 6, 2011

Man: A person can also be judged by what they say!