Sex Outside Marriage Will Be Illegal Under Indonesia’s Sweeping New Criminal Code

Indonesia’s parliament passed long-awaited amendments to its colonial-era criminal code on Tuesday. Authorities have pushed for more than half a century to modify the country’s […]

Estimated read time 8 min read

Indonesia’s President Ruled Guilty of Neglecting Jakartans’ Right to Clean Air

An Indonesian court ruled that President Joko Widodo is guilty of neglecting people’s right to clean air in Jakarta in a rare victory for environmental […]

Estimated read time 2 min read

A Racial Justice Campaign Brought New Attention to Indonesia’s Poorest Region. Will It Translate to Support for Independence?

As racial justice protests swept the U.S. this summer, a related movement was taking hold thousands of miles away in Indonesia. Papuan Lives Matter began […]

Estimated read time 10 min read