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Jan 26, 2016

No ‘magic bullet’

Protesters at the Thursday (Kamisan) protest outside the Presidential Palace in June 2014, warning against a Prabowo presidency - Credit: Vannessa Hearman

Dealing with human rights abuses has been business as usual under the Jokowi administration

By Vannessa Hearman

Jan 27, 2016

The politics of compromise

Source: Ucu Agustin

The Reconciliation Committee has dashed hopes that Jokowi could improve Indonesia’s human rights record

By Ken Setiawan

Jan 27, 2016

United in disappointment

Garment workers are among those who will lose out as a result of changes to the minimum wage law in Indonesia - Credit: ILO. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 IGO License. To view a copy of this license, visit creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/igo/deed.en_US.

Labour rights have suffered under the Jokowi administration

By Teri L. Caraway and Michele Ford

Jan 27, 2016

Keeping promises

A workshop focussed on revising the Indonesian disability law - Credit: ILO. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 IGO License. To view a copy of this license, visit creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/igo/deed.en_US

Disability rights activists have called on Jokowi to account for his pre-election promises

By Thushara Dibley

Feb 08, 2016

The Sultan of development?

Return to the rules of the Palace” on a busy street in Yogyakarta - Cally Colbron

Succession within the Sultanate of Yogyakarta decides who will own vast tracts...

By Cally Colbron

Feb 07, 2016

Review: Incubus of Intervention

Incubus of Intervention Cover Image

Conspiracy as foreign policy

By Mattias Fibiger

Feb 01, 2016

A post-colonial subversive

Semua Untuk Hindia cover image

Like Toer’s tetralogy before it, Semua Untuk Hindia turns Indonesia’s national history...

By Ariel Heryanto

Feb 01, 2016

After ’98: Censorship, compromises and resistance

Official

Cancellations at UWRF 2015 were just the latest example of censorship in...

By Eliza Vitri Handayani

Jan 17, 2016

Introduction to Man Tiger: A Novel by Eka Kurniawan

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Introduction to Man Tiger: A Novel by Eka Kurniawan

By Ben Anderson

Jan 17, 2016

An Obituary: Benedict Anderson (1936-2015)

Ben Anderson - Verso

Remembering the late Benedict Anderson, world renowned scholar of Indonesia, who passed...

By Eka Kurniawan

Jan 09, 2016

In sickness and in wealth

Double-storey modern house funded by a migrant in Hong Kong - Carol Chan

Village morality complicates our assumptions about what it means to ‘succeed’ as...

By Carol Chan

Dec 20, 2015

Haze of democracy

Schools were closed for over a month due to the forest fires - Ardiles Rante/Greenpeace

Elections are fuelling the forest fires in Central Kalimantan

By Ward Berenschot

Dec 14, 2015

Aquarelle Phantasm

An emerging poet takes the international stage

By Arif Prasetyo

Edition 123: Human rights under Jokowi

Human Rights under Jokowi

Jokowi’s first 15 months in office have disappointed human rights advocates

Jan 26, 2016 - Thushara Dibley and Michele Ford

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