Will Jokowi Stand Firm Against Violent Fanatics?

So according to Indonesia’s Minister of Defence, Ryamizard Ryacudu, reported by Tempo, the long-awaited decision on whether the Islamist vigilante gang that calls itself the ‘Islam Defenders’ Front….’


fpi kill busddhist

=Community Organisation‘ FPI in action!



….can continue to be known as an officially recognised ‘ORMAS’ – a ‘community organisation,’ is nobody’s but President Jokowi’s.




The nearly half-a-million people who have signed the petition urging that the white-shirts’ permit NOT be re-newed will be waiting to see if their President shares their views…

Can Petitions Predict Indonesia’s Future – Free Or Fanatic? 

…and do to the FPI what he did to the caliphascist Hizbut Tahrir.


They got banned some time ago, a step which put Indonesia in a position of moral superiority to the governments of both the UK and Australia.