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The Jakarta bombing: A lesson in inequality

  • Magda Safrina

Massachusetts | Fri, August 7 2009 | 11:26 am

PREMIUM Although the JW Marriott and the Ritz-Carlton hotel bombings are still under investigation by the police, speculation on who blasted the bombs and the motives behind them is growing among the public. Some elements in our society have started blaming each other for the failure of the authorities to provide peace in the country’s most important city, while others are pointing fingers at who should...