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


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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! 

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Jokowicenter.com Ajak Masyarakat Pilih Menteri Idaman Rakyat

You can find more info here  http://www.sisidunia.com/2014/07/24/jokowicenter-com-ajak-masyarakat-pilih-menteri-idaman-rakyat/11027 and note that while some names are there for the choosing, there’s a place for write-in preferences.

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referndmlet peole vote

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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.