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Pornography & Sexual Morality

September 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - September 4, 2019

In any religion, certain texts and rules are open to various interpretations.

August 13, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - August 13, 2019

Indonesians are becoming increasingly concerned about possible erosions to their video streaming liberties after the country's censorship board, the Indonesian Broadcast Commission (KP

August 7, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - August 7, 2019

Jember Regency in East Java is famous for its annual Jember Fashion Carnaval (that's not a typo, it's really written as "carnaval" instead of "carnival") where performers parade throug

August 1, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - August 1, 2019

In conservative Indonesia, public displays of affection (aka PDA) are not just frowned upon, they could potentially land you in legal trouble, particularly if somebody decides to recor

July 31, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Jakarta Globe - July 31, 2019

Emanuel Kure & Muhamad Al Azhari, Jakarta – YouTuber Kimberly Khloe, or Kimi Hime as she is known online – her channel profile describes her as a "Multi-talent Gaming and Tech Infl

July 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - July 30, 2019

After successfully getting Youtube to suspend videos by gaming influencer Kimi Hime over "immoral" content, it appears that Indonesia's Information and Communications Ministry (Kominfo

July 28, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
This Week - July 28, 2019

Patrick Winn – There's nothing new about emerging generations embracing sexual mores that shock their elders.

June 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Tempo - June 18, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The Sukabumi District transportation agency conducted an operation against urban public transport mini vans – locally known as angkot – that exhibits offensive stick

June 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - June 17, 2019

In conservative Indonesia, the fear of children engaging in the 'sin' of pre-marital sex often leads to young couples being forced to marry, which often leads to them dropping out of s

May 3, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Screen Daily - May 3, 2019

Liz Shackleton – Indonesian filmmaker Garin Nugroho's Memories Of My Body has been banned in five provinces in Indonesia and is being attacked on social media by groups claiming that i

April 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Jakarta Post - April 25, 2019

Jakarta – The Depok administration in West Java has sent a letter to the Indonesian Broadcasting Commission (KPI) requesting an immediate ban of Garin Nugroho's film "Kucumbu Tubuh Ind

April 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Jakarta Post - April 17, 2019

Sausan Atika, Jakarta – A replica of Greek god Hermes located on Harmoni bridge in Central Jakarta is back to being nude after having the lower part of its body covered up by a piece o

March 28, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Deutsche Welle (DW) - March 28, 2019

Recently, an entertainment resort in Indonesia covered up statues of mermaids in an attempt to be more 'family-friendly.' The incident has stirred a debate on nudity and "immoral" cond

March 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
ABC News - March 27, 2019

A theme park in Indonesia has removed its mermaid statues after images of their breasts covered by gold cloth went viral in the country and sparked an online backlash.

March 26, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Agence France Presse - March 26, 2019

A pair of bare-breasted mermaid statues have been given the family values treatment at an Indonesian amusement park where officials slipped golden tube tops over their chests.

March 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - March 25, 2019

Some people actually believe that breasts on statues of mermaids can be a turn on and therefore are morally abominable.

March 20, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - March 20, 2019

Although pornography is strictly illegal in Indonesia, it was once relatively easy to find pornographic DVDs being sold under the table at some of Jakarta's shadier shopping centers.

February 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Jakarta Post - February 27, 2019

Ivany Atina Arbi, Jakarta – A preacher popular on social media, Fuadh Naim, has told Muslims to stay away from South Korean popular culture, claiming that its drama and music exposed p

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
The Guardian - February 27, 2019

Kate Lamb – More than a dozen western pop songs, including Ed Sheeran's Shape of You, have been deemed pornographic and banned from being played in daylight hours in Indonesia's notori

February 26, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Reuters - February 26, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia's most populous province has set restrictions on when certain English-language songs can be aired on television and radio, citing concerns over "vulgar" and "negati

February 14, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - February 14, 2019

Another year, another Valentine's Day ban story in Indonesia.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Jakarta Post - February 14, 2019

Jakarta – A florist in Bogor Regency, West Java, spoke out about the effect of the city administration's call for its residents not to celebrate Valentine's Day, which it said was not

February 13, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - February 13, 2019

Some of Indonesia's most outspoken conservatives have long complained about cultural appropriation, particularly in regards to the adoption of certain Western celebrations such as Hall

February 7, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - February 7, 2019

Indonesia's Ministry of Communication and Information (Kominfo) extended its policing of the country's internet to popular live chat apps over the last year, implementing filters for c

January 3, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Pornography & Sexual Morality
Coconuts Jakarta - January 3, 2019

A policewoman in Indonesia has been dishonorably discharged after her sexy selfies, which were spread by a man she thought was another police officer but turned out to actually be a co