Dr Burhanuddin Muhtadi is Visiting Fellow in the Indonesia Studies Programme at ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute, and Senior Lecturer at Islamic State University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah.
Articles by Burhanuddin Muhtadi (13)
Battle of Indonesia’s Kingmakers: A Rift Between Jokowi and Megawati?
The incumbent president of Indonesia could tip the scales in the next election by sitting on the fence a little longer.
PDI-P’s Own Goal? Controversy over Indonesia’s Loss as U-20 FIFA World Cup Host
The political machinations behind the scenes that eventually led to Indonesia’s loss of its U-20 FIFA World Cup host rights might have serious repercussions for the frontrunner of not just the country’s 2024 presidential but also general elections.
NasDem’s Endorsement of Anies Baswedan: Brilliant Gambit or Political Blunder?
The race for Indonesia’s 2024 presidency might be narrowing in the wake of a bold move by a small party.
The ‘Sambo Case’: Public Trust in the Indonesian Police at Stake
The convoluted case involving a former police general’s alleged murder of his aide threatens to up-end the Indonesian public’s trust in their law enforcement agencies.
Indonesia’s 2024 Elections: Party Elite Interest Versus Mass Popularity
Indonesia's major political parties have started jostling for position for the 2024 elections, where party incumbency may be forced to give way to the people's demands for the most popular choice.