The Jakarta Post
What's a weekend in Indonesia without at least one raging debate on Twitter? This time, netizens debated unpaid internships and at the center of it was Gustika Jusuf-Hatta, the granddaughter of the country's founding father Mohammad Hatta.
It began with a tweet by United States politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC), who called for all internships to be paid. Gustika retweeted and commented that she disagreed with AOC.
This time I have to disagree with AOC. It's not that simple.
Sometimes we pursue unpaid internships for the experience exactly, networking, and more. Although if it's a for-profit organisation or company, they definitely should pay their interns. https://t.co/mZhHFyCWuu — Gustika 🌜 (@Gustika) July 26, 2019 "Sometimes we pursue unpaid internships for the experience exactly, networking and more. Although if ...