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Women face harassment every day

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, July 20 2010 | 10:59 am
Women face harassment every day

A lack of legal protection — and a culture that excuses casual verbal and physical sexual abuse — makes obscene behavior an everyday experience for women on the streets and buses of Jakarta.Tainted image: Female public order officers chat together on Monday near the National Monument in Central Jakarta. The Jakarta City Public Order Agency fired two public order officers who allegedly extorted...

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