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Culture
Fashion, Theatrical Performance and Activism in Fashion ForWords

Fashion ForWord combines fashion and theatrical performance to reveal injustice and raises social consciousness.

by Shafira Amalia, Reporter May 8, 2019
Culture
Female Sexuality: The New Hot Topic in Bollywood?

The irony is a male character's desire for sexual pleasure is accepted outright while that of the female character is not.

by Megha Thadani July 23, 2018
Issues // Politics and Society
Football as the Last Bastion of Masculinity

This year's FIFA World Cup has reminded us again why football is still largely connected to sexism and toxic masculinity.

by Mario Rustan, Columnist July 11, 2018
Issues // Gender and Sexuality
Why Men Should Reveal Their Sensitive Side

It actually "takes balls" for men to reveal their sensitive sides.

by Adithya Asprilla March 15, 2018
Issues // Relationship
The Curious Case of Modern Gay Dating

It can be a lonely and isolating existence to be gay and cognizant of the toxicity that permeates gay culture

by Fajar Zakhri February 15, 2018
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Issues // Relationship
Why Women Go for Bad Boys

We've been conditioned to think that being "bad" is simply the natural state of men, which is why, men who are actually nice are strange and even rare.

by Carmen Brillianwati February 14, 2018
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Issues // Gender and Sexuality
How Coming Out to the Right Person Helped Me Find Redemption

Growing up a reticent but temperamental child, he decided to exorcise his "demons" by coming out at 17 to the one person who proved to be his redemption.

by Farid Hamka February 12, 2018
Issues
Five Years Later: Life Does Change

Life has taken some interesting turns in the past five years, our New Guy columnist reflects.

by Mario Rustan, Columnist January 9, 2018
Issues // Gender and Sexuality
Feminisme Sebagai Solusi 'Ngondek Shaming' dalam Kultur Gay

Opresi yang dihadapi laki-laki feminin alami berakar dari penindasan terhadap perempuan dan femininitas yang melekat pada mereka.

by Budi Winawan November 8, 2017
Lifestyle // Health and Beauty
Insecurities and the Nasty Little Monster Inside Your Head

Insecurity is that dark and ugly little monster who lives inside a cave in your mind who wakes up to scare off the positive things you deserve.

by Orrik Ormeari October 12, 2017