19 years after Reform, politics still a family affair
Ganug Nugroho Adi and Andi Hajramurni
The Jakarta Post
Despite coming on the heels of the 20th anniversary of the end of the New Order, a regime mired in political and economic nepotism, the upcoming concurrent regional elections in June remain plagued by dynastic politics.
Six out of the 17 provinces holding gubernatorial elections have candidate pairs with family ties to the incumbent governors or their deputies.
In many cases, the can...