Issues of inequality and injustice, and expressions of grievance against the status quo, are increasingly being framed by racial and religious identity in Indonesia, write Inaya Rakhmani and Vedi R. Hadiz The first anniversary of the largest religiously-driven mass demonstration in Indonesia has just been celebrated by some of the organisations that were its driving …
Vedi R. Hadiz is Professor of Asian Studies, University of Melbourne, a former visiting scholar at universities in Europe, and in Indonesia where he is also an adjunct professor. His latest book is a study of Islamic populism in Asia and the Middle East.
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