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A portrait of a gay Indonesian - Inquirer.net

17 May 16, 10:05:06

Inquirer.net

A portrait of a gay Indonesian
Inquirer.net
The plan to tell the truth to his father laid heavy on Gunawan Wibisono's shoulders. Gunawan had just spoken on the phone to his father earlier. That was when his father had invited him to bring his “best friend,” Dutchman Hans de Waal, to their family ...

Indonesia: Death penalty, castration for child rapists - Aljazeera.com

26 May 16, 10:05:11

Aljazeera.com

Indonesia: Death penalty, castration for child rapists
Aljazeera.com
Indonesia's introduction of tougher punishments for child sex offenders, including the death penalty and chemical castration, has won public applause - but activists are warning that the measures will not serve as a deterrent. President Joko Widodo ...

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Brekkie Blog: Sunday, May 29 - The Advocate

28 May 16, 11:05:14

The Advocate

Brekkie Blog: Sunday, May 29
The Advocate
It's not the campaigning that's frustrating the "Brick with Eyes". It's the system the Queensland senator has immersed himself in for the past three years. Read more. Refugees at Nauru who are gay or attempt suicide can no longer be jailed and men are ...

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Today's campaign: Coalition breathes easier after damage control with Indonesia - The Guardian

26 May 16, 09:05:57

The Guardian

Today's campaign: Coalition breathes easier after damage control with Indonesia
The Guardian
The lack of incumbency thanks to Teresa Gambaro's retirement has blown the battle for Brisbane open and led to an Australian political first – both major parties have preselected openly gay candidates. The lateness of Gambaro's announcement and Trevor ...

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Your Cigarette Habit Could Be Poisoning Indonesia's Child Laborers - Bloomberg

25 May 16, 09:05:31

Bloomberg

Your Cigarette Habit Could Be Poisoning Indonesia's Child Laborers
Bloomberg
Children as young as 8 are working in Indonesia's tobacco farms where they are exposed to potentially brain-damaging and illness-causing effects from nicotine poisoning and toxic pesticides, as well as dangerous physical labor, according to a 119-page ...

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​There's Never Been a Worse Time to Be Gay in Indonesia - VICE

26 Apr 16, 04:04:23

VICE

​There's Never Been a Worse Time to Be Gay in Indonesia
VICE
The emergence of a pro-LGBTQI movement among Indonesia's youth poses a larger threat than nuclear warfare—that's what the country's defense minister Ryamizard Ryacudu believes. It's a statement that comes after turbulent months, which saw ...

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The sudden intensity of Indonesia's anti-gay onslaught - BBC News

01 Mar 16, 12:03:22

BBC News

The sudden intensity of Indonesia's anti-gay onslaught
BBC News
A few short weeks in Indonesia has seen a former communications minister make a call for the public to kill any gay people they find and the leading psychiatric body describe transgenderism as a mental disorder. BBC Indonesian's Rebecca Henschke and ...
Viral: Newspaper compiles guide to spot gay men, says they all wear V neck t-shirtsCoconuts Jakarta
Anti-LGBT sentiment rises: Is Indonesia becoming more conservative?Rappler

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Depiction of struggle of Indonesia's gays in 'Sergius Mencari Bacchus' - Jakarta Post

04 May 16, 07:05:48

Jakarta Post

Depiction of struggle of Indonesia's gays in 'Sergius Mencari Bacchus'
Jakarta Post
The notion of 'privacy' for gay Indonesians in the heteronormative culture is also entangled with class, wherein this poem the couple can afford a car in which to spend their time together. It thus poses the question of how the notions of “intimacy ...

Larangan pentas band Arab dengan penyanyi gay, dicabut - BBC Indonesia

30 Apr 16, 09:04:30

BBC Indonesia

Larangan pentas band Arab dengan penyanyi gay, dicabut
BBC Indonesia
Yordania mencabut larangan terhadap rencana konser oleh band Lebanon yang diperkuat penyanyi gay dan karyanya membicarakan tabu di dunia Arab. Kelompok band Mashrou' Leila mendapat pemberitahuan awal pekan ini bahwa mereka tidak bisa ...

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Being Gay in Indonesia Isn't Illegal, But It Isn't Accepted Either - TakePart

18 Feb 16, 12:02:52

TakePart

Being Gay in Indonesia Isn't Illegal, But It Isn't Accepted Either
TakePart
Todung Mulya Lubis, a human rights activist and lawyer, told Indonesia-based news source Jakarta Globe that changing the existing anti-LGBT perspective is possible if influential leaders are seen supporting the gay community and can sway people to move ...
“LGBT is a disease, not a human right”—a growing movement in Indonesia rejects gay rightsQuartz
Indonesia Has Declared War on 'Gay Friendly' EmojisVICE
Indonesia to ban gay emojisLGBT Weekly
Instinct Magazine -Jakarta Post -Inquirer.net
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