As long as they are competent, I believe military officers have the right to participate in deciding the future of the nation.
Stop using the word _kafir_ is an effort to create justice and equality for every citizen in Indonesia.
Both the government and the opposition still consider Papua as a problem caused by a lack of economic development and which has nothing to do with politics.
We contacted four academics to provide analysis of the candidates' visions and program planning. They all concluded that nobody won the debate.
Not a single World Water Day over the past 25 years has focused on how water could be put high up on the political agendas of countries on a long-term basis.
The Literary Method of Urban Design aims to predict urban futures and to design cities and prepare citizens in line with these predictions.
It is the interests of both conservative and liberal parties to eliminate sexual violence.
A combination of a deep-rooted patriarchal culture, conservative religious values and gender-insensitive law enforcement practices still deters Indonesian women from reporting rape.
To move towards a knowledge-based economy, Indonesia needs to invest its research funds strategically.
The rupiah exchange rate will remain stable at around Rp14,000 per US dollar in the near future. There are at least three key reasons supporting this prediction.
The anti-sexual violence bill protects and supports victims of sexual violence.
Hijab-wearing culture in Indonesia has changed over time. The hijab is becoming much more popular, so why does it remain a source of controversy?
Prabowo Subianto spoke in normative terms and failed to criticise Joko Widodo's work.
Research in Indonesia shows that people's age, education levels and gender do not determine their likelihood to share fake news. Internet spending does.
China is keen to invest in Indonesia's infrastructure. But before signing any new, Indonesia must be certain that new physical infrastructures financed with debt will not be in vain
Even though almost impossible to achieve, the goal of national rice self-sufficiency remains deeply ingrained in Indonesia's national psyche.
Recent research in 59 Indonesian prisons found that providing economic incentives to start a new life is not an effective approach to quelling radical terrorist inmates.
No concrete measures to eradicate corruption were offered by the two candidates – Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and Prabowo Subianto – in the latest presidential debate.
As robotics, IoT, and other automation technologies grow in sophistication and commercial feasibility, jobs at nearly every skill level will be impacted.
Joko "Jokowi" Widodo may claim that he is not a human rights offender like his rival, Prabowo Subianto, but his track record during his tenure may indicate otherwise.
Young Javanese speakers in Indonesia are nervous about speaking High Javanese, for fear of making mistakes. But they are still eager to learn.
Theoretically, nothing is "authentic" in hip hop culture.
Interaction between between seven socio-political variables influence the level of women's parliamentary representation.
Taking selfie at disaster sites is so wrong at many levels. Not only it poses risks but the action also indicates mental issues
A researcher on social economic issues in Papua calls for more research on Papua that can contribute to find solutions for complex problems in Indonesia's easternmost region.