Alpha Amirrachman, Contributor,
Born in the eastern part of the
He later became editor of the Australian quarterly magazine Inside Indonesia (1996-2002), publishing stories on the people of
The Commission for Reception, Truth and Reconciliation in East Timor (CAVR) also recruited him as research advisor from 2002 to 2004.
"Basically since 1998, I have been working on contemporary
Van Klinken was especially disturbed by what he dubs "the silence in
The Education, Internalization, and Implementation of Pancasila (P4) program that had been enforced for decades was called into question after the collapse of the New Order.
Post-1998 also saw four streams of political changes, van Klinken said.