Aliya Rajasa Traumatized by Journalists?

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Last month, we attempted to organize a one-on-one conversation with Alya Rajasa, the daughter in law of the Sixth President of Republic of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY). We wanted to learn more about her engagement in social work activities through her foundation, namely, Satoe Indonesia. Having made contact with Alya’s staff, we were asked to send our list of questions. We asked why it was necessary, and we were made aware of a traumatizing experience with journalistic inquiry. [continue reading]

Path and Politics of Memes

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We’ve often focused on Twitter and Facebook when discussing the relevance of social media and the 2014 presidential election. Today we’d like to look into what is going on in Path, a private social networking and photo sharing application that has grown very popular among Indonesian internet users.[continue reading]