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  • 1. Independence Gossip indoesia
  • 2. INDONESIA IS THE hot NEW THING <ul><li>1600s </li><ul><ul><ul><li>All of Europe has the hots for Indonesia. They want to trade with it SO bad.
  • 3. Portugal and Netherlands have a total cat fight over who get control. </li><ul><ul><ul><li>The Netherlands win and put a colonial ring on it. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  • 4. Cultivation Abomination <ul><ul><ul><li>The Dutch treats Indonesia like a douche. They call their douchiness the Cultivation System
  • 5. It sucks.
  • 6. Indonesians are forced to grow crops for export and work in gross factories.
  • 7. It isn&apos;t abolished until 1870 (that&apos;s like over 200 years of mega suck) </li></ul></ul></ul>
  • 8. The Dutch Get a Soul. Say What?! <ul><li>1901 under Queen Wilhelmina </li><ul><ul><li>The Dutch feel bad for going all Bobby Brown on Indonesia.
  • 9. It&apos;s called the Ethical period. </li><ul><ul><ul><li>It sucks a little less. </li><ul><ul><ul><li>Dutch provide money for education
  • 10. They make some pretty small political changes. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>Queen Wilhelmina
  • 11. indonesia got BUDI <ul><li>1908 Budi Utomo </li><ul><ul><li>This is the krunk-ass name for the first nationalist movement in Indonesia
  • 12. It was made up mostly of upper class divas from Java (called Jivas). </li></ul></ul><li>1912 Sarekat Isalm </li><ul><ul><li>The nationalist movement at retail prices. Totally last season, but more people join. </li></ul></ul><li>After World War I the Dutch get their panties in a wad about the whole thing </li><ul><ul><li>They become much more repressive and all around jerks </li></ul></ul></ul>Queen Wilhelmina thinks things might not be going well.
  • 13. THIS SHIT JUST GOT real Henk “The Sneev” Sneevliet peeves the Dutch <ul><li>Henk “The Sneev” Snevliet </li><ul><ul><li>Kicked out of the Nethe rlands for being too effing crazy
  • 14. Spreads the idea of communism in Indonesia by starting this really cool communist club </li><ul><ul><li>It becomes really HOTT
  • 15. This really makes the Dutch act like they&apos;ve got sand in they&apos;re nether lands. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><li>1926-1927 The commies convince workers to revolt against the man by going on strike </li><ul><ul><li>13,000 communist leaders are arrested including future president, Sukarno. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  • 16. Turning Japanese <ul><li>Japan promises to help Indonesia free itself from Dutch Rule </li><ul><ul><li>Surprise - There&apos;s a catch
  • 17. Indonesia promises to help Japan with the war effort
  • 18. Japan helps to defeat the Dutch by March of 1942
  • 19. March 1945 Japan organizes the Indonesian Committee on Independence and drafts a constitution
  • 20. August 9 th 1945 Sukarno is scheduled to go to Vietnam to meet Japan and announce independence </li><ul><ul><li>August 6 th the bomb on Hiroshima is dropped </li><ul><ul><li>The Japanese are too busy surrendering to care about Indonesia
  • 21. August 17 th Sukarno announces his own damn independence and becomes the first president the next day </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>The artist known as Sukarno
  • 22. GUESS WHO&apos;S BACK <ul><li>After WWII, the Dutch try to win back Indonesia </li><ul><ul><li>They try the normal wooing techniques </li><ul><ul><li>Getting the British to try it first
  • 23. Starting at the place of least resistance
  • 24. Forcibly inserting themselves into Java </li></ul></ul><li>The Indonesian National Revolution is the result </li><ul><ul><li>It lasts 5 years and blood is spilt all over everywhere
  • 25. The UN calls the Dutch out </li><ul><ul><li>The Dutch are embarrassed and stop </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><li>Independence </li><ul><ul><li>December 27, 1949 The Dutch tell Indonesia that they&apos;re on their own </li></ul></ul></ul>Sukarno is super excited to see the Dutch get out. He&apos;s the boss now!
  • 26. Different Strokes <ul><li>Disunity </li><ul><ul><li>In 1950, the new constitution dissolved the federal states of Indonesia and replaced them with a united republic </li><ul><ul><li>The different states are culturally, religiously, economically different
  • 27. The first election isn&apos;t held until 1955 and no one party gets more than 25% of the vote </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><li>Political unrest </li><ul><ul><li>The cabinet changed almost every year </li></ul></ul></ul>Emblem of the united Indonesia
  • 28. THIS MESS JUST GOT hotter <ul><li>Sukarno puts the old 1945 constitution back in place </li><ul><ul><li>Surprise – It increases his power </li><ul><ul><li>The parliament is not elected but appointed
  • 29. They are subject to the will of the president </li></ul></ul><li>Advocated nationalism
  • 30. Ruled like an authoritarian mega boss </li></ul></ul><li>Economy deteriorating </li><ul><ul><li>By the mid 1960s severe hunger and poverty were widespread </li></ul></ul></ul>