Anti War

For the Record: An Anti-War Protest in Jakarta Days Before the Bali Bomb Attacks

On the 8th of October, 2002, members of different non-governmental organizations and student groups met at the headquarters of the modernist Muslim organization Muhammadiyah in central Jakarta to set off on an anti-war demonstration outside the U.S. Embassy. The numbers trickled in. While concern mounted in the preceding weeks about what appeared to be an impending U.S. attack on Iraq, anti-war [...]