Jakarta – Indonesian People’s United Resistance (PPRI) spokesperson Surya Anta believes that the administration of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo is one that relies on the interests of the politica
Independence & National Sovereignty
Prizes read (clockwise): 2014 elections, high prices, security forces shootings, weakening rupiah, riots, oil and gas corruption.
Man: It’s just a parcel... where’s the tempeh?
Official: We are not a tempeh nation
Man: Then what kind of nation are we? A parcel nation...
Man: The only thing left is foreign fish (ikan – fish, asin – salty, asin(g) – foreign)
As the country gears up to commemorate its 65th anniversary tomorrow, many Indonesian’s are still waiting for the fruits of independence.
Government official: Up for auction, up for auction...
Man: Ooo... So it’s worth as much as that...
Ari Saputra, Jakarta – Workers had their own way of commemorating the anniversary of Indonesia’s independence.
Bagus Kurniawan, Yogyakarta – The 62nd anniversary of Indonesian independence failed to prevent student and non-government organisations from demonstrating.