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Greater Jakarta: Ahok named ‘global thinker’

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, December 8 2017 | 12:57 am

PREMIUM Former Jakarta governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama is on the 2017 list of Global Thinkers compiled by United States magazine Foreign Policy (FP).

He was recognized as one of 100 Global Thinkers for standing up to Indonesia’s creeping fundamentalism and considered one of the most prominent symbols of the country’s beleaguered ethnic and religious pluralism. “Sharp-tongued, of Ch...