'Bendera' picks on national identity
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM The so-called "Chinese problem" epitomizes all the problems and complexities of Indonesian nationalism in the post-independence era. For decades, sociologist Melly G. Tan says, Chinese-Indonesians have been struggling to resolve the issue. And when the country celebrates the 63rd anniversary of its independence this year, the problem will apparently still remain. Kita Pu...