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Nice but nescient: some missing issues in Professor Harari’s argument in The world after coronavirus

March 30, 2020

Qusthan Firdaus Professor Yuval Noah Harari wrote an opinion column entitled "Yuval Noah Harari: the world after coronavirus" at the Financial Times on 20 March 2020 (online edition). His argument proceeds as following. There are two necessary preferences in dealing with the Covid-19 global pandemic crisis. First, the option between citizen empowerment and totalitarian surveillance. On the one hand, the former means making people to believe science, media reports and authorities. It also means monitoring the blood pressure and body temperature insofar ...

On ISIS Fighters

March 18, 2020

Hi everyone, The Jakarta Post published my opinion here [https://www.thejakartapost.com/academia/2020/02/12/is-repatriation-of-islamic-state-detainees-necessary.html]. Please subscribe for free if you wish to read it. Thanks. Best wishes, QF

Menyoal CSR di Indonesia


Hi there, This one is my opinion column discussing the so called ethical CSR on this page [https://www.forestdigest.com/detail/320/menyoal-csr-etis-di-indonesia]. Best, QF