Perspective

Ma’ruf and NU factor

Ahmad Najib Burhani’s piece in The Jakarta Post (May 9) on the Ma’ruf Amin factor in Joko Widodo’s reelection success made two points worth reexamining.

‘Sihir Quick Count’ dan Narasi Perang Pascapemilu

UBN membingkai kontestasi pilpres 2019 dalam narasi perang: Quick Count dianggapnya ‘sihir’ dan ajang pemilu sebagi perang antara haq dan batil, antara tentara Thalut dan pasukan Jalut.

Gerakan Lintas Iman di Sri Lanka Merespons Terorisme

Respons terhadap terorisme di Sri Lanka tidak bisa dituntut sama dengan respons terhadap terorisme di Selandia Baru. Namun demikian, sudah semestinya kita mendukung gerakan solidaritas lintas iman Sri Lanka.

Membaca Manifesto Pelaku Teror di Selandia Baru

Manifesto pelaku teror di Christchurch, yang berjudul “The Great Replacement”, berpandangan bahwa gelombang imigrasi dan tingginya angka kelahiran Muslim mengancam eksitensi ras kulit putih.

NU’s policy on ‘kafir’: Not new, but important

A review of Nahdlatul Ulama’s call for an end to addressing non-Muslims as “kafir”, an appeal arising from its recent national conference in West Java.

Islamists’ appropriation of Pancasila

The attempt to understand the Islamists’ reasoning of Pancasila is important. Yet one should ask, what were the conditions that enabled and constrained such reasoning?