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Walkers, cyclists are not second-class citizens

  • Alifa Rachmadia Putri

Bandung | Sat, August 12 2017 | 01:20 am

PREMIUM A few weeks ago, a video of a fight between motorcyclists and pedestrians in Jakarta went viral. The Koalisi Pejalan Kaki (Pedestrian Coalition) held a peaceful protest on one of the busiest streets in Jakarta to reclaim pedestrian space in the metropolitan.

It claimed that, every day, 18 pedestrians are killed in Indonesia — a really high number given that Indonesians walk the least num...