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Homophobic state forces LGBT community to lay low

  • Gisela Swaragita

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, May 17 2018 | 12:37 am

PREMIUM As the world is commemorating International Day Against Homophobia on May 17, Indonesian lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people have been laying low in response to actions and statements from government officials over the past two years that could be perceived as state homophobia.

Among the most recent such activity was a banner circulating on social media this month that drew...

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