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Fixing Indonesia's image problem

  • Anak Agung Banyu Perwita

Bandung | Mon, December 22 2008 | 02:48 pm
Fixing Indonesia's image problem

PREMIUM Indonesia has an image problem. Yes, Indonesia is the third largest democratic country in the world. Yes, Indonesia is also the country with the largest Muslim population. But at the same time, we are witnesses to how messy our democracy can be and the use of religious symbols in many conflicts in Indonesia. The gaps between who we are, how we wish to be seen and how we are actually seen are wid...