Jan 24, 2021 Last Updated 1:30 AM, Jan 22, 2021

Sexualities in Indonesia

Despite increasingly worrying levels of harassment and surveillance, sexual diversity and sexual empowerment are finding spaces in Indonesia
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#MeToo Indonesia

Indonesian feminists are capitalising on #MeToo, and using social media to facilitate offline action
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Queer pop culture

Korean idols and Japanese boys’ love comics are finding new places for queer expression in Indonesia
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Mobilising fear

Unchecked hate speech against Indonesia’s LGBT community is having a devastating effect
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Fearing the queer

Indonesia’s national image excludes many, in clear contradiction with its laws and principles
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Allies in Java

LGBT activists are working with religious allies and others to promote faith-based tolerance
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Protests and petitions

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1 May 1966 members of the Communist Party of Australia (CPA) marching in a May Day rally in Sydney/ ASIO Record, NAA: A9626, 150.

The Australian Communist Party’s response to the anti-leftist violence in Indonesia

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