Author Archives: radixhidayat

Demokrasi yang Tidak Terlalu Keren

Apabila anda kecewa melihat betapa banyak orang berduit yang mengisi berbagai papan iklan, baliho, spanduk, hingga iklan TV, jangan heran. Mungkin anda kecewa karena demokrasi yang seharusnya suci malah dikuasai orang-orang dengan harta yang signifikan. Jangan heran. Kenapa? Demokrasi sebagaimana dilakukan oleh orang Athena dan Romawi kuno adalah konsep yang sangat oligarkis. Tujuan utamanya adalah […]

Talks to watch for World Population Day

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Hans Rosling gives one of his patented talks on world population statistics at TED2009. Photo: Asa Mathat Today, July 11, is World Population Day. Established by the Governing Council of the United Nation Development Program in 1989, to commemorate the day global population reached five billion two years earlier, World…

Ah, Hullo!

It’s been around since the last time I blogged. Was wandering around several blogging platforms: Blogger, WordPress.com, self-hosted WordPress, Tumblr, and the last was Posterous. But I kept on making short writings–mainly on Twitter and Path. But, hullo again, WordPress! It’s nice to have you again!