Reports from Afghanistan and contemporary memory activism teach us that memories of trauma run deep, as the author and others have found among the Sulawesi survivors of DI/TI.
The effects of decisions about sugar made during tumultuous periods in Indonesian history linger into the contemporary era.
These case studies analyse both the psychological and communal effects of violence and natural disasters and how communities attempt to overcome their effects.
The loyalty of some Islamist groups to AQ, and by extension, the Taliban, is evident from the content posted on their respective affiliated websites and publications.
Bringing them home is the only option that addresses both the humanitarian and security aim of weakening Indonesian links to terrorist networks abroad.
Ethical questions around Dutch soldiers’ actions on which the film reflects are less urgent in Indonesian films.
This is not a series of incidental disasters, but the result of structural problems related to capitalist expansion, climate change and recurring global epidemics
Along with the ineffectual lockdown the widely reported graft has fomented outrage and eroded trust in the government’s ability to handle the pandemic and keep its people safe.
Pengakuan pentingnya peran ini bisa memperkuatkan strategi baru.
A utopian vision with glimpses of a dystopian future.
Incorporating women's experiences and skills would improve pandemic responses.
A dysfunctional accountability mechanism inhibits progress.
Survey data points to a certain fragility in FPI’s support, but the longer-term consequences of banning of FPI may be a greater cause for concern.
In the wake of increased government oversight, questions nonetheless remain over the MUI’s accountability.
Perceived religious prohibition, vaccine coercion, anti-Chinese sentiment and reliance on alternative health and hygiene practices are contributing to low vaccination acceptance.
Patronage politics, like those predominant in South Kalimantan, are a crucial factor exacerbating climate disasters, and governments rely heavily on inadequate technological solutions to mitigate floods.
Legislative change and consumer consciousness are key to protecting gig-workers from digital exploitation.
After two decades of enormous social change on global and local scales, what role will art and artists play in Indonesia’s future?
Will the initiative complement or sideline the existing regional architecture built by ASEAN?
Protecting rural indigenous people’s control over food resources is linked to the wellbeing of migrant workers in the cities.
Just as the Renaissance from the 14th to the 17th centuries overcame the dark Middle Ages by reappraising classical insights, critical history is now imperative.
Just as it was particularly difficult for the progressives to withstand repression and killings, reviving the Left after 1965 was equally formidable.
Losing these key Parliamentary functions has exacerbated the lack of “checks and balances”
Why, after such a long hiatus, is underwater cultural heritage is once again being considered as an economic, not an archaeological or historical, resource?