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The new Indonesia: 67 million first-time voters in 2014

  • Ratih Hardjono

Jakarta | Thu, January 19 2012 | 09:43 am

PREMIUM With so much political jockeying going on among the elites in Jakarta ahead of the 2014 presidential election, the fact that 67 million first-time voters across the archipelago will be exercising their right to vote in 2014 has been largely overlooked. These young people did not experience reformasi or life during the New Order period, and probably only generally know that a man by the name of Soe...