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Issues // Politics and Society
The Duality of Being A Religious “Sinner”

Not everyone can be consistent when it comes to faith. Some choose to resolve their internal conflict between fear of going to hell and living the life that they want by finding a middle ground.

by Aldila Irsyad April 3, 2019
Issues // Politics and Society
Uninstall Go-Jek sebagai Solusi Masalah dengan Masalah

Menerima perbedaan sebetulnya lebih mudah daripada meninggalkan gaya hidup digital.

by Aiza Nabilla October 30, 2018
LGBT Agama Sarah Arifin 5 Thumbnail, Magdalene
Issues // Politics and Society
Adakah Ruang Bagi LGBT untuk Beragama?

Ujaran kebencian di rumah-rumah ibadah menimbulkan dilema berat bagi sebagian orang-orang LGBT yang, seperti manusia lainnya, memiliki kebutuhan untuk beragama.

by Camely Arta, Reporter October 19, 2018
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Issues // Gender and Sexuality
Gender and Sexual Diversity Inherent in Indonesian Societies

Indonesia's culture has long been accustomed to gender diversity before colonialism and modernity exerted their strong influence in the society.

by Irwan Martua Hidayana September 14, 2018
Culture
Fetishizing Gay Relationship: When Ship and Fan Fiction Turn Toxic

Fetishizing gay relationship is problematic in the world of fan fiction.

by Tabularasa August 28, 2018
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Issues // Politics and Society
As a Gay Man I Won't Vote for Jokowi Next Year

President Joko Widodo's choice of conservative ulema Ma'ruf Amin as his running mate in next year's election disappointed many, including the much persecuted LGBT community.

by Amahl S. Azwar August 15, 2018
Issues // Gender and Sexuality
Tiada Tempat untuk LGBT: Kepanikan Moral dan Persekusi atas Minoritas Seksual di Indonesia

Dalam periode dua tahun terakhir, diskriminasi dan persekusi terhadap kelompok LGBT semakin banyak terjadi. Tulisan ini adalah tulisan pertama dari seri dokumentasi tim Magdalene untuk membahas secara mendalam isu-isu terkini.

by Devi Asmarani, Chief Editor August 14, 2018
Issues // Relationship
My Boyfriend Wants an Open Relationship, For Our Sake I Said 'Yes'

Keeping a gay relationship is tough already in conservative Indonesia, but what if you are asked to sacrifice by your partner for the sake of staying together?

by BM July 17, 2018
Issues // Gender and Sexuality
Menanam Bibit Narcissus: Kampus di Indonesia dan Penelitian Seksualitas

Atas nama moralitas serta norma agama dan sosial, kampus-kampus membatasi studi-studi kritis khususnya mengenai seksualitas, sehingga gagal dalam kewajibannya mendidik mahasiswa untuk menjadi kritis dan berpikiran terbuka.

by Hendri Yulius July 6, 2018
Issues // Gender and Sexuality
The Fight for LGBT Acceptance is Our Mutual Fight

Blaming society doesn't help at all if we wish to see a change in our society. Here's how we can contribute to the fight for LGBT acceptance.

by Budskiy June 22, 2018