Bravo, Jokowi! Masyarakat Juga Menang – Governing By People’s Choice?



In what must be perceived by the arrogant elite here as about as welcome a move as a slap in the kisser with a putrescent gurame, the campaigners for the Jokowi/JK winning ticket have opened up a channel for the people of Indonesia to express their views on who should become Ministers in their next Government! 

ooooooooooooooooooo Ajak Masyarakat Pilih Menteri Idaman Rakyat

You can find more info here and note that while some names are there for the choosing, there’s a place for write-in preferences.


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Although this is purely for Indonesian readers to make their mark, one could wish that Western leaders might emulate such participatory democracy.