Does Size Matter?: Crimes Against Humanity and Munir’s Assassination

Yesterday, family members of Munir Said Thalib, an Indonesian human rights activist assassinated in 2004, and activists organized a protest in front of the National Human Rights Commission’s (Komnas HAM) office. Present in attendance were Suciwati (Munir’s widow), Diva Suukyi Larasati (Munir’s daughter), Usman Hamid (Amnesty International Indonesia’s Executive Director), Fatia Maulidiyanti (Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of Violence’s Coordinator), myself, and many others. The protest, organized in concurrence with Munir’s…