GV Contributor since 2009, currently studying Geopolitics.
Passionate about Indonesia. Talks in repeat about human rights, politics and food. Still listens to Chemical Brothers, a dog person.
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One religious event held in March is suspected of causing virus outbreaks in 22 provinces, health authorities said.
"We risked our lives, but are paid less than is adequate. Hundreds of nurses faced pay cuts and their 13th-month salary was withheld."
Jaroni Surjomartono, an Indonesian scholar, arrived in Prague in 1963. He and hundreds of scholars were later banned from returning home after General Suharto rose to power.
Indonesia sends in troops and cuts internet as West Papua protesters denounce racist treatment of students
"Blocking and restricting access to the internet in Papua and West Papua will make it harder for people living outside of the two provinces to verify facts."
Refugees can spend many years in Indonesia without possibility of permanent settlement.
"While we understand the government’s intention to stop the distribution of false information and protect the public, the decision has also inadvertently restricted public’s access to factual information."
According to an Australian think-tank Lowy Institute, Indonesia has the distinction of holding the largest single-day elections in a democratic country.
"We have every right to enjoy entertainment that does not demean us, and we certainly have a right to voice our views and opinions."
"I have first hand experiences throughout my whole life. We live in a society that is still centered around colonial perspectives on history."
Public outrage forced the Attorney General's Office to suspend the jailing of the female teacher, who was sexually harassed by her boss.
Saudi Arabia's execution of another migrant worker angers Indonesians and strains an already fraught diplomatic relationship
According to the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, about 103 Indonesians were handed death sentences in Saudi Arabia between 2011 and 2018.
"20 years on, 1998 is barely acknowledged. There [are] a lot of things to be done in terms of healing, to obtain some forms of justice."
"We came into the world like brother and sister, and now let's go hand in hand, not one before another."
A prison riot involving forty convicted terrorists is currently unfolding in Depok, a West Javan city adjacent to the Indonesian capital, Jakarta.
"I told my family that what I'm doing might have uncertain consequences, but it's something that needs to be done."
Marchers used the hashtag #LawanBersama (#FightTogether) to call for the protection of women's rights.
Indra Suroinggeno has been conducting workshops among young Javanese to preserve and promote Wayang Wahyu, a narration of Bible stories through the use of puppet characters.
"Thank you the five Supreme Court justices who thwarted another effort to persecute Indonesia's LGBT people. Our fight for equality is not over, but for today #lovewins."
"Trump is dragging the USA and the world to the frontline of religious extremism."
Human Rights Group Prevented by Police and Anti-Communist Mob From Commemorating 1965 Massacre in Indonesia
"The complete inaction of the police to stop this violence, contributes to the erosion of democracy and violations of the rights to freedom of expression and assembly in Indonesia."