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Well, corruption and incompetence remain ever present problems - it will take at least three generations (100 years) to deal with that. But the point here is, hopefully, a change of paradigm for the better. And you can be sure that the corrupt folks will use it to the max to increase their personal income on the expense of the normal Indonesian people.

Such is the political reality here currently.

As bule we always complain and complain... let us instead support good initiatives.instead of "knowing so much better" - because in the end, we know very little - and we're here as guests.

Besides, if we don't adore the smokesmell in the bakery, it is free for us to move on to other places... that is not an option given to most Indonesians.

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