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Ethnic and Racial Discrimination

February 4, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Tabloid JUBI - February 4, 2020

Angela Flassy, Jayapura – Tri Susanti a.k.a Mak Susi gets twelve months sentence on Wednesday (29/1/2019).

February 3, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Post - February 3, 2020

Benny Mawel, Jayapura – During a meeting about the fate of Papuan migrant students after last year's racial abuse incidents in East Java, the Papuan People's Assembly (MRP) asked Jembe

January 31, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
CNN Indonesia - January 31, 2020

Surabaya – One of the Papuan students in the East Java provincial capital of Surabaya who was the target of racist abuse last year believes that the five month jail sentence handed dow

January 24, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Post - January 24, 2020

Wahyoe Boediwardhana, Surabaya – The head and all the staffers of community unit (RW) 03 at Bangkingan village in Surabaya, East Java made a public apology on Tuesday after issuing a c

January 21, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Coconuts Jakarta - January 21, 2020

An unapologetically racist community tax policy in Surabaya, East Java is triggering outrage in Indonesia due to its disturbingly discriminatory nature.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Post - January 21, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – A comic strip posted on President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's Twitter account that conveys the message of looking past appearances and instead judging people b

January 17, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Coconuts Jakarta - January 17, 2020

The Jakarta Metro Police are questioning the leader of a hardline organization over a banner put up in East Jakarta that was disturbingly both racist and bigoted.

September 20, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Globe - September 20, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Papuan students studying in Jakarta have urged their fellow Papuans to return to their places of study across Indonesia, claiming that the government guarante

September 18, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Radio New Zealand - September 18, 2019

Over 2000 West Papuan university students have returned home from Indonesian cities since last month over safety fears.

September 10, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Indonesia at Melbourne - September 10, 2019

Exposure of widespread racism against Papuans has prompted a shift in the discourse about the acceptance of Papuans in Indonesia.

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Tempo - September 10, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – Some 700 native Papuan students studying at various universities outside Papua Province have returned home in the aftermath of the Surabaya incident although they ha

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
ABC News - September 10, 2019

Tracey Shelton – A group of students from West Papua say two bags of snakes were thrown into their dormitory amid weeks of unrest and protests over racism and self-determination for In

September 9, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Post - September 9, 2019

Rizki Fachriansyah and Ivany Atina Arbi, Jakarta – A group of unidentified individuals tossed two sacks of snakes into the front yard of a Papuan student dormitory on Jl.

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Tempo - September 9, 2019

Kukuh S. Wibowo, Jakarta – Several unknown people reportedly attacked the Papuan dormitory in Surabaya on the early dawn of Monday, September 9.

September 6, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
The Conversation - September 6, 2019

Jenny Munro – Racism is ubiquitous in Indonesia, but it's rarely discussed.

September 3, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Tempo - September 3, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The government has named two suspects and suspended five military personnel for the racist speech against Papuan students in Surabaya and Malang, East Java, Coordina

August 31, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Post - August 31, 2019

Wahyoe Boediwardhana, Surabaya – The East Java Police have named another suspect involved in a protest that led to racist abuse against Papuan students in Surabaya, East Java, on Aug.

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
The Guardian - August 31, 2019

Kate Lamb, Jayapura – At the base of the verdant mountains of Sentani, where dense, tropical jungle overlooks a sprawling teal lake, worshippers stream into church, men in suits and ti

August 29, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Post - August 29, 2019

Jakarta – Tri Susanti, the field coordinator of a protest that led to racist abuse against Papuan university students in Surabaya, East Java, has been named a suspect of hate speech, p

August 28, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Antara News - August 28, 2019

Nikolas P, Rahmad Nasution, Tanjungpinang, Riau Islands – Tens of activists of the Tanjungpinang-Bintan Student Alliance staged a peaceful rally here on Tuesday to show their solidarit

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Post - August 28, 2019

Jakarta – Papuan students living in a dormitory on Jl.

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Globe - August 28, 2019

Aries Sudiono & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – East Java Police on Wednesday charged Tri Susanti a.k.a.

August 26, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Tempo - August 26, 2019

Andita Rahma, Jakarta – Brawijaya Military Command (Kodam) head of information Lieutenant Colonel Imam Haryadi announced that five Indonesian Armed Forces (TNI) members will face disch

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Jakarta Globe - August 26, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Five military personnel who were present at the scene when a mob besieged a boarding house occupied by Papuan students in Surabaya, East Java, on Aug.

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
The Guardian - August 26, 2019

Kate Lamb, Jayapura – Thousands of protesters were expected to take to the streets in six regions of West Papua on Monday, one week after violent demonstrations flared across Indonesia