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Nov 30, 2018

Indonesia’s millennials and ‘anak zaman now’

Jordi Bernabeau Farrus @Flickr Creative Commons

By DANAU TANU, ANTJE MISSBACH & DAVE LUMENTA

Nov 30, 2018

The other millennials

Two ‘starling’ (from ‘Starbucks keliling,’ or ‘mobile Starbucks’) street-coffee vendors on Jalan Rasuna Said during the evening peak hour, 12 January 2018 / Tzu-Chien, Yen

Politicians are out of touch with the daily struggles of the majority of Indonesia’s young people

By Ariane Utomo, Iwu Utomo, Peter McDonald

Jan 24, 2019

Milenial yang lain

Politisi tidak merangkul perjuangan sehari-hari dari sebagian besar generasi muda Indonesia

By Ariane Utomo, Iwu Utomo, Peter McDonald

Nov 30, 2018

Struggling for a job

Young people go to the city in NTT / Fadhli Ilhami

Misinformation and lack of opportunity form disproportionate barriers for rural youth looking for work

By FADHLI ILHAM

Nov 30, 2018

Is education the golden plough?

Young men watch the sun set on the way to Makassar / Jessica Clendenning

Flores youth migrate for education, but are their university degrees worth the investment?

By JESSICA N CLENDENNING

Nov 30, 2018

Being young, female and poor

/ Aulia Erlangga CIFOR @Flickr Creative Commons

Young women farmers in Java and Flores find themselves on the lower rungs of multiple ladders

By APRILIA AMBARAWATI & CHARINA CHAZALI

Nov 30, 2018

No justice at home or abroad

Two of the boys are back in their home village in Rote, Timor, after being released from Australian prison / Antje Mißbach

Indonesia’s children wrongly imprisoned in Australia still haven’t been compensated

By ANTJE MIßBACH & WAYNE PALMER

Nov 30, 2018

The hoax emergency

/ Larry McCallum [Flickr Creative Commons]

The bias of mainstream media is turning college students to social media and their peers for news

By DANAU TANU & LEVRIANA YUSTRIANI

Nov 30, 2018

#StayAlive

The 'Into the Light' Facebook page

Social media’s ability to help cut through stigma and misinformation on suicide is being underutilised

By RIZANNA ROSEMARY, PRADITYA PERTIWI & INRI DENNA

Jan 30, 2019

#StayAlive

Kemampuan media sosial untuk mencabut stigma seputar bunuh diri masih belum digunakan sepenuhnya

By RIZANNA ROSEMARY, PRADITYA PERTIWI & INRI DENNA

Nov 30, 2018

Child marriage, not all alike

School children in Singkawang, Kalimantan Barat / Rumah Kita Bersama

Banning child marriage risks exacerbating problems for many young people

By HOKO HORII

Nov 30, 2018

Diversity, but how exactly?

Asian Development Bank / Flickr Creative Commons

Lessons and beliefs on inter-religious mixing can get messy for youth in Manado

By ERICA M. LARSON

Nov 30, 2018

Essay: In God we (don’t) trust

BirdGirl / Instagram @sanifebriani

Irreligious youth are looking for their place in religious Indonesia

By AMRINA R WIJAYA

Feb 06, 2019

A kinder, more gentle FPI?

Lubis described Yogya as a city beset by sin: alcohol, narcotics, free sex, prostitution, pornography and LGBT / Mark Woodward

The historically hardline defenders of Islam plan to enter the political mainstream...

By MARK WOODWARD

Feb 01, 2019

Review: Ricklefs on Islamisation

M.Timur/ Flickr Creative Commons

By RON WITTON

Jan 30, 2019

Reclaiming Indonesian citizenship

Diega Garcia Rodriguez/ The pengibar bendera (flag raisers) group after hoisting the flag

A ‘waria’ version of the traditional flag ceremony celebrates both nationhood and...

By DIEGO GARCIA RODRIGUEZ

Jan 20, 2019

Photo essay: A protest for fair land reform

Source/ Frans Ari Prasetyo

By FRANS ARI PRASETYO

Jan 20, 2019

Blasphemy on the rise

Thousands of Muslims protested on 2 December 2016 over Ahok’s alleged blasphemy  Source/Abdil Mughis Mudhoffir

As blasphemy convictions increase in this democratic era, election campaigning indicates little...

By RAFIQA QURRATA A’YUN

Nov 27, 2018

Radical theatre of the difabled

The group during a rehearsal / Irfan Kortschak

Drawing upon the Theatre of the Oppressed, villagers with disabilities have an...

By IRFAN KORTSCHAK

Nov 15, 2018

Essay: Contesting urban beauty in Jakarta

Source/ Doyle & Ekin  Wish images

Walking Jakarta’s northern coastline reveals communities experiencing disruptive and rapid change

By JORGEN DOYLE & HANNAH EKIN

Nov 02, 2018

Photo essay: Hope in the face of disaster

Source/ Melanie Filler & Tim Barretto

Palu after the tsunami

By MELANIE FILLER & TIM BARRETTO

Oct 26, 2018

Surviving while seeking asylum

Hazara asylum seeker Shiringul first fled Afghanistan to Pakistan and then when the danger spread to Pakistan, she was forced to flee again, this time to Indonesia. She said the streets outside of Kalideres immigration detention centre were her best option. Source/ Gemima Harvey

A change in Australia’s asylum policy has denied refugees in Indonesia vital...

By GEMIMA HARVEY

Oct 01, 2018

Review: The killing season

More than 50 years on, mis-truths about the 1965-66 killings and what...

By FRANK BEYER

Sep 19, 2018

Essay: Harmony versus hate

Masykuri Bakri doesn’t fit the stereotype for a moderate Muslim leader

By DUNCAN GRAHAM

This Week

Source / Samuel Zeller on Unsplash

An inadvertent terrorist

CAMERON SUMPTER & YUSLIKHA K WARDHANI

One man’s humdrum pathway into terrorism demonstrates the need for extra care in prisons and de-radicalisation programs

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