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Editorial: Censored by the mob

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, November 20 2008 | 10:42 am

PREMIUM Mob power has taken over the role that the state once played in our recent past in curtailing our freedoms -- from freedom of speech and expression and freedom of thought to freedom of religion. But what is so tragic is that now we are supposed to be living in a democracy, and the state is failing miserably in protecting these freedoms -- to the point of even being complicit to some of th...