Plenary Meeting of Poeple's Council of Indonesia
A place full of fake people who do not have manners of appreciating people who is currently speaking. Everybody wants to speak and yell “interruption!”. It is very easy to speak, but TO DO is a compeletly different matter in hand. I hate politics.
The Gasoline Frenzy 2
March 27th passed peacefully in Jakarta. The number of people joining the protest was huge, as expected, but overall, it was okay. There were only few “sparks” during the protest in Jakarta and Surabaya. Twenty or thirty university students were arrested but has been released; a couple of police stations were damaged. However, worse situation happened in Makassar. The protesters...
The Gasoline Frenzy
Tomorrow, March 27th, 2012, is a big big day for Indonesia although we are not celebrating any religious events or that we are commemorating any historical events. No, it’s not that. Tomorrow, in many cities in Indonesia, especially big cities like Jakarta and Surabaya, people are going down to the streets to protest government’s plan to increase the price of gasoline. If the rumor is...