Ross lambasts the legal profession for its tolerance of the Tim Pembela Muslim (TPM), the Muslim Lawyers’ Team.
Ross bemoans the fact that FPI leader Habib Rizieq was only jailed for 18 months.
Purba Negoro sees broad sunlit uplands for East Timor-Indonesia relations, and current Australian nefariousness.
Questions about Balinese culture and the people of Bali.
Defending the monarchical principle in government and the Sultanate of Yogyakarta’s special status.
Timdog on the history, culture, and popular urban myths and stereotypes about Madura and the Madurese.
Confusion over Eid Al Fitr celebrations and what date they should be held on.
Morgan survey on Indonesian perceptions and anxieties concerning National Unity.
Ross on sharia lite in Tangerang and Mayor Wahidin Halim’s re-election bid.
Achmad appreciates Australian popular culture, in this case the songs of Kevin Bloody Wilson.
The Dutch state being sued over war crimes at Rawagede, West Java.
A short explanation and some proper etiquette for expats during Ramadan period.
A call for a series of public presidential debates.
Purba Negoro on how expats in Indonesia can lend a hand by helping and contributing to charitable organizations.
Perseus on Francis Fukuyama and whether Islamism will derail Indonesia’s new liberal democracy.
Purba Negoro on the future of Javanese language, and learning some easy words and phrases.
Indonesian elderly care nurses for Japan, and the Japanese contribution to Indonesian development.
The next target of Islamic fanatics will be old Javanese customs and traditions.
Purba Negoro celebrates Indonesia’s national independence day.
Discussion on abuse of Indonesian maids in Singapore and Malaysia.