The Dutch-Indonesian conflict 1945-49 – attention for the other side

Jul 19th, 2012, by Arie Brand, 12 comments

Reopening inquiries into what actually happened during the Police Actions of 1945-49.

Have A Little Faith?

Sep 15th, 2010, by Guest Writer, 11 comments

Chris learns the hard way how to purchase travel insurance in Indonesia.

Darwin Awards 4 Indonesia

Aug 18th, 2010, by Guest Writer, 38 comments

Celebrating Indonesians’ contributions to natural selection by way of careless deaths.

Literature Lack Lament

Jul 9th, 2010, by timdog, 63 comments

Where are the books? A lament for the lack of literature on Indonesia.

Jakarta OverPopulation?

Jun 22nd, 2010, by rustyprince, 37 comments

Census figures unreliable, are Jakarta and Java are much less populated than is thought? So-called over population in Indonesia.

Problems & Solutions

Jun 10th, 2010, by Dragonwall, 48 comments

How to solve Indonesia’s massive problems, corruption, sharia, etc.

Indonesian Prisons

Jun 9th, 2010, by Dirk, 18 comments

Management of prisons in Indonesia vis a vis human rights obligations and the life of a woman in prison on remand.

Pork Barrel Spending

Jun 9th, 2010, by Ross, 27 comments

Pigs at the trough? Golkar seeks a 15 billion rupiah allowance for MP’s to fund pork barrel local projects.

Raymond Westerling

May 21st, 2010, by Ross, 59 comments

Captain Westerling, hero in a struggle against Javanese imperialism in Indonesia or Dutch villain.

The Basiometer: ‘Stale’ Bules

May 18th, 2010, by Dikkiman Sujengkol, 58 comments

Measuring the basiness level of bules in Indonesia: The Basiometer: Measuring Stale Bules.

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