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"Pay your fair share!" Bagi Anda yang gemar mengikuti fenomena politik di Amerika Serikat, ungkapan di atas tentu bukanlah sesuatu yang asing untuk didengar. Pay your fair share, atau bayar bagianmu yang adil, merupakan salah satu slogan yang kerap didengungkan oleh berbagai politisi sayap kiri radikal yang sedang naik daun…
Sebentar lagi rakyat Indonesia akan kembali merayakan pesta lima tahunan, yaitu Pemilihan Presiden dan Wakil Presiden untuk lima tahun ke depan di tahun 2019. Banyak orang percaya bahwa Pemilihan Presiden (Pilpres) tahun 2019 akan membuat negara kita mengalami perubahan, bukan hanya negara tetapi nasib rakyat kita. Walaupun mustinya kita harus…
In 2004, The Indonesian Ministry of Communication and Information (Kominfo) issued Ministerial Regulations (Peraturan Menteri) No. 19 Year 2014 dealing with abroad of sites containing negative content, namely pornography. Within this regulation, the ministry entitles to run the procedures to ban the sites which indicate the negativity. However, the implementation…
Much has been said about trickle down economics but not much has been studied about it. Politicians and even intellectuals have used the term plenty of times, although ironically, almost never by economists. Yet it is a political expression that still prevails around the world. The stubborn rhetoric was shown…
The current allegations towards Sukmawati Soekarnoputri on her poem of ‘Indonesian Mother” during the celebration of ’29 Years of Anne Avantie’s Contribution’ at Indonesian Fashion Week 2018 on March 29th, has added to blasphemy cases in Indonesia. Sukmawati’s poem itself has been seen as an insult to muslims in Indonesia.…