" Buying and selling voice , voice cannibalism of one party to the other party . I assume it is democracy that is run on a nation with quality like this , " said Yusril Ihza Mahendra after attending a " Presidential Finding People Desire " in Jakarta , Monday ( 28/4 ) .
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According to him , democracy in Indonesia is really determined by the money , even though on the surface there are elections and democracy .
He was deeply concerned that many people are happy to relevant percentage of votes political parties . " And behind it all is actually money that play . If such is going to where the nation forward , because I still, I did not say anything after the election , " he said .
He considered the election is now worse than the 2009 elections because of violations. " I think the elections quality decline , I think it's great the 1955 election and 1999 , after the electoral decline , and is determined by money . So , it was not for his ideology , " he said .
Related coalition of Islamic parties , he expressed no Islamic and nationalist party , for him there is only party that has the money and the party did not have any money . " There is money , wrote a ghost party can win , " he said .
Nevertheless , he accepted his party 's defeat as a reality . ' Lost ' real ' or due to the electoral system , I accept defeat as a reality , "he said .
Yusril also said he would not move to a bigger party . " Call me to go to another party had always been there , but I still do not want to , I still hold fast to idealism , " he said .