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Politics

Saying goodbye to reason

Jakarta is a place that I hold dear. This is the metropolitan city where I was born, where I grew up, and today, where I live. It is a city whose history I learn since childhood, a capital city whose name I memorized first as I held my first globe, likely the first city that I could spell by name when I was younger.

Today, the city turns its page to a new page, and it is all murky.

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Social Humaniora

List of political metonyms

Sometimes, in many popular writings, a number of metonyms are used in substitute to certain political, or governmental institutions. Here are some of the most popularly-used political metonyms, in which most you may have heard more than once.