Tarekat Naqsyabandiyah

Jul 7th, 2009, by Ross, 19 comments

The Sufi sect Tarekat Naqsyabandiyah in Jambi is the latest target of the MUI in Indonesia.

Televised Election Debates

Jun 30th, 2009, by Ross, 4 comments

Lacklustre televised presidential debates are a ruling class ruse, rails Ross.

Debt Collection, RCTI Reality TV Style

Jun 3rd, 2009, by Ross, 16 comments

Ross rails against the techniques of hospital debt collectors on reality television in Indonesia.

300 – Achmad & Ross Insult Duel

May 19th, 2009, by Patung, 147 comments

Achmad Sudarsono and Ross Mckay, old enemies face off in a virtual insults duel.

Women, Power & Politics

May 11th, 2009, by Ross, 57 comments

Women in politics in Indonesia, women politicians and power.

Jakarta in Top Ten Worst Cities

Apr 24th, 2009, by Ross, 122 comments

Is Jakarta one of the top ten worst cities in the world to live in?

Aceh Politics

Apr 14th, 2009, by Ross, 15 comments

Who is behind the recent violence in Aceh, and the sharia laws, politics in Aceh.

‘Hareem’, Harem Love Stories

Apr 1st, 2009, by Ross, 15 comments

Ross reels at the sight of TV soap Hareem, a harem love story, and wonders whether it is the worst sinetron ever.

Prosperous Justice Party

Mar 18th, 2009, by Ross, 26 comments

Ross sees parallels between the Prosperous Justice Party/PKS, and the PKI of old.

Physical Appearance & Work

Feb 17th, 2009, by Ross, 55 comments

Employers’ obsession with physical appearance at work.

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