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Tackling the tough questions

  • Ika Krismantari

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, December 20 2010 | 11:28 am
Tackling  the tough questions

PREMIUM Mother, daughter fight: Siti Chomsatun (left) and her daughter Leila Zenastry seek justice for hospital mistreatment that resulted in Siti almost losing her voice. Courtesy of Gambar BergerakIn Indonesia’s patriarchal society, women rarely get opportunities to play a central role in any sector of life.

Society has historically undermined their existence, treating them as second-rate citiz...