Love

What It’s Like Finding Love When You’re HIV-Positive

Testing positive for HIV gave me a new appreciation for love and life.
Bara Birawa
4 days ago
West Papua Conflict

Inside West Papua’s Forgotten Refugee Camps

Tens of thousands live in subpar conditions due to ongoing violence between the military and pro-independence fighters with no end in sight.
Albertus Vembrianto
Adi Renaldi
2.10.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Indonesia’s First All-Women Flogging Squad in Aceh Is Here To Stay

“We are essentially indoctrinating them to understand their roles — to show no mercy to those who violate God’s law.”
Adi Renaldi
1.30.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

American Journalist Working for Environment News Site Arrested In Indonesia

The 30-year-old was put behind bars for allegedly misusing his visa, but observers say his detention is an attempt by the government to stifle press freedom.
Adi Renaldi
1.22.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Indonesian Government Deploys ‘Mosque Hunters’ Who Use Drones to Combat Radicalism

Indonesia is home to an estimated 700,000 mosques, and some of them are teeming with radical ideologies.
Adi Renaldi
1.22.20
Culture

We Visited a Mass Female Circumcision Ceremony in Indonesia

Parents bring girls as young as 3 months old to undergo the procedure that is known to cause sexual dysfunction, cysts, and birthing complications.
Adi Renaldi
1.13.20
Environmental Extremes

Jakarta’s Floods Are Yet Another Wake-Up Call on Climate Change

Nearly 93,000 people have been forced to abandon their homes, while 60 have died.
Adi Renaldi
1.6.20
The Year We Woke Up

In Indonesia, Fake News is Ubiquitous. So He Created A Software To Track Down Their Origins.

Ismail Fahmi took matters into his own hands after he saw the damage social media misinformation and disinformation caused.
Adi Renaldi
12.16.19
Culture

Inside Indonesia’s Sharia Village Havens

The Islamic housing industry — which allows people to live under sharia law — is rapidly developing and raising concerns of social tension.
Adi Renaldi
11.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dozens of ISIS-Backed Accounts Detected on TikTok

After infiltrating Twitter, Facebook, and Telegram, ISIS is attempting to make a name for itself on an app popular among Gen Z.
Adi Renaldi
10.25.19
Papua Conflict

Facebook Removed Hundreds of Accounts for Allegedly Spreading Propaganda in Indonesia

Accounts that shared content in favour of independence in the Papua region were linked to an Indonesian media firm.
Adi Renaldi
10.10.19
News

With No Response From the Government, Indonesian Students Take to the Streets Again

The term is up for the country’s lawmakers, which means protesters will have to direct their demands to a fresh batch of representatives.
Adi Renaldi
Elisabeth Glory Victory
10.1.19
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