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Editorial: Go with God, Gus

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, December 31 2009 | 09:04 am

PREMIUM Abdurrahman Wahid, more affectionately known as Gus Dur, was the most colorful, if not the most illustrious among six presidents Indonesia has had. He was a leader whose vision for this nation was so far ahead of his time, certainly ahead of the Muslim Nahdlatul Ulama (NU) organization, which he once chaired, and in many respects also ahead of the Indonesian people, whom he led for 19 months. His ...