Between inequality and identity in Jakarta polls

Between inequality and identity in Jakarta polls

Azis Anwar Fachrudin | CRCS | Perspective Last week Ian Wilson wrote in a New Mandala article—subsequently republished at the Jakarta Post and a number of other English Language publications, as well as being translated into Bahasa Indonesia by Tirto—about issues of inequality and poverty that didn’t feature…

“Perang Posisi” dalam Gerakan Bela Islam

“Perang Posisi” dalam Gerakan Bela Islam

M. Iqbal Ahnaf* | CRCS | Perspektif | Aksi Super Damai 212 patut diapresiasi sebagai bukti kemajuan dan kedewasaan umat Islam Indonesia dalam mengekspresikan aspirasi politiknya. Kesejukan yang hadir dalam aksi ini sudah seharusnya diapresiasi. Namun demikian, bagi peserta aksi,…

Wednesday Forum: Hate Speech and Sectarianism

Wednesday Forum: Hate Speech and Sectarianism

ABSTRACT Hate speech is one of the factors contributing to sectarian and ethnic conflict.  It typically includes social/psychological processes of dehumanization and demonization that define others as less than human and archetypes of evil. Often others are described as existential…