Susanto, Henry and Pratama, Rinaldo Adi Revolusi Indonesia dalam Perspektif Pro dan Kontra Pers Nasional Periode Pasca Proklamasi hingga Tercapainya Pengakuan Kedaulatan. Jurnal Pendidikan Sejarah, 11 (1). ISSN 2301-461x

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The revolutionof independenceperiod was a time when the Indonesian people fought to maintain independence. At this time the Indonesian people were faced with two choices in defending Indonesian independence, namely by physically fighting through military actions or negotiating through diplomatic. During the revolution, newspapers had an important role because they were able to voice their views, attitudes, and stances firmly and frontally to a wide audience in response to events in Indonesia after the beginning of independence. At the beginning of the Indonesian revolution, there were already many press media, both circulating nationally and locally. At the time of the revolution the national press can be categorized into two, namely the revolutionary national press and thecounter-revolutionary national press. The purpose of this study is to find out about the pros and cons that occurred in the national press in an effort to maintain independence during the Indonesian revolution. The method used in this study is a historical research method with data collection techniques using documentation techniques and literature techniques. Contemporaneous newspapers as primary sources used in this study were the newspapers Merdeka, Warta Indonesia, Lasjkar, and Kedaulatan Rakjat. The results showed that the revolutionary national press wanted to maintain Indonesian independence by fighting and the counter-revolutionary national press wanted to maintain Indonesian independence by negotiating. The two presses competed with each other to rally public opinion in making decisions to defend Indonesian independence through various rubrics and opinions published in their newspapers

Item Type: Article
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan (FKIP) > Prodi Pendidikan Sejarah IPS
Depositing User: Rinaldo Adi Pratama
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2023 10:27
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2023 10:27

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