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A crotch-grabbing state: Is that what Indonesians need?

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Jakarta   /   Wed, March 4, 2020   /  12:30 pm
A crotch-grabbing state: Is that what Indonesians need? We time: A family relaxes in Malang, East Java. The draft law on family resilience is in the spotlight for its perceived intrusion into private matters. (JP/Nedi Putra AW)

Do you remember United States President Donald Trump’s infamous “grab ‘em by the pussy” moment? Unbelievably disgusting! Degrading too, both to women and to himself, exposing the vile, debased creature that he is. Ugh! It’s more than just a yeuw! moment. It’s sexual assault. The incident happened on Oct. 7, 2016, during the presidential election. Trump was elected anyway and became head of government and head of state. Unbelievable! In Indonesia, we are also now in danger of having our pussies and penises grabbed by the state, if the Family Resilience Bill is passed. What? Yessiree, five dirty minded legislators — two of whom are from the Islamist Prosperous Justice Party (PKS), endorsed a bill which aims to intrude into Indonesian citizens’ private parts and lives. If you’re into kinky sex, forget about 50 Shades of ...

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