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Commentary: Same old horses: How different will the 2019 race be?

  • Endy M. Bayuni

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, August 11 2018 | 12:25 am

PREMIUM It’s déjà vu. Next year’s presidential election is looking to be a repeat of the 2014 race with the same two “old” horses, and by most current predictions, we are nearly assured the same outcome.

The nation is again being asked to choose between Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Prabowo Subianto for the 2019-2024 president. You can hardly call it a democracy when the choices are limite...