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Pancasila democracy retained the forms of
democracy mandated by the 1945 constitution, but the
refashioned to fit the requirements of the New Order.
parties existed to channel popular energies into support
government goals. Elections were "Festivals of Democracy"
people feel a part of the system. Underlying the formal
"depoliticized" political system in the early 1990s was an
intense political dynamic in which leading institutions
groups competed for power and influence in shaping
Data as of November 1992