Riyanto: A martyr with a life lesson on pluralism
The Jakarta Post
Both late former President Abdurrahman “Gus Dur” Wahid and Riyanto, a member of Nahdlatul Ulama’s (NU) Banser youth wing, had a similar urgency in promoting diversity.
While Gus Dur’s legacy of pluralism received nationwide recognition, Riyanto’s legacy has only gained a limited scope within Mojokerto in East Java.
The oldest of seven children, Riyanto made national headlin...