#Indonesia

  • Article: Over 50 LGBT People Have Been Arrested in Both Egypt and Indonesia
    Citizenship

    Over 50 LGBT People Have Been Arrested in Both Egypt and Indonesia

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 9, 2017

    Homosexuality is not illegal in either country, yet police are arresting people in droves. Read more

  • Article: Thousands Evacuate as Bali's Mount Agung Threatens to Erupt
    Environment

    Thousands Evacuate as Bali's Mount Agung Threatens to Erupt

    By Marnie Cunningham|Sept. 25, 2017

    Emergency services unable to provide enough water and toilets for evacuees Read more

  • Article: Stylish, Not Oppressive — These Indonesian Designers Showcased Beautiful Hijabs at New York Fashion Week
    Girls & Women

    Stylish, Not Oppressive — These Indonesian Designers Showcased Beautiful Hijabs at New York Fashion Week

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 8, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “We just want to show the world that we still can be beautiful and stylish with our hijab on.” Read more

  • Article: This 13-Year-Old Stopped Her Own Child Marriage, and Is Helping Others to Do the Same
    Girls & Women

    This 13-Year-Old Stopped Her Own Child Marriage, and Is Helping Others to Do the Same

    Aug. 30, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    One in four girls marry before they turn 18 in Indonesia. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Leaders Want to Imitate Brutal Filipino Drug War
    Citizenship

    Indonesian Leaders Want to Imitate Brutal Filipino Drug War

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2017

    “We see that when we shoot drug dealers they go away.” Read more

  • Article: These Are the World’s Laziest — And Most Active — Countries
    Health

    These Are the World’s Laziest — And Most Active — Countries

    By Madison Feser|July 13, 2017

    Smartphone use helped provide the data. Read more

  • Article: These Hijab-Wearing Heavy Metal Girls from Indonesia Know How to Rock
    Girls & Women

    These Hijab-Wearing Heavy Metal Girls from Indonesia Know How to Rock

    By Meghan Werft|May 30, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    And of course their first hit is about climate change. Read more

  • Article: These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay
    Citizenship

    These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay

    By Joe McCarthy|May 26, 2017

    Everywhere in the world, LGBTQ people are discriminated against for simply being who they are. Read more