All bodies are beautiful: Indonesian lingerie brand Nipplets promotes self-love through body positivity campaign

Are Indonesian women ready to see flabby tummies, acne scars, and stretch marks in advertisements for lingerie and embrace their own physical flaws?

Interviews

Exclusive: ‘Gay Muslim comic’ artist @alPantuni talks to us about leaving Instagram and his recent return

Exclusive: ‘Gay Muslim comic’ artist @alPantuni talks to us about leaving Instagram and his recent return

@alPantuni is back.

Abandoned: Indonesia’s animal activists lack legal backing to stop cruelty towards critters

Abandoned: Indonesia’s animal activists lack legal backing to stop cruelty towards critters

There's little by the way of law standing between animals and harm in Indonesia.

Artist behind powerful, heartbreaking cartoon about the E. Java bombings speaks out about its inspiration

Artist behind powerful, heartbreaking cartoon about the E. Java bombings speaks out about its inspiration

An Indonesian comic artist refused to place any blame on E. Java terror suspects' children, who were brought along in the suicide bombings.

Indonesia’s feminists ready to escalate the battle for equality at the 2nd Jakarta Women’s March

Indonesia’s feminists ready to escalate the battle for equality at the 2nd Jakarta Women’s March

Photos, video and text by Olivia Stanley and Tiffanie Turnbull

‘…only because I made it go viral’: sexual harassment victim in Indonesia explains how she got justice through social media

‘…only because I made it go viral’: sexual harassment victim in Indonesia explains how she got justice through social media

“But I think it is only because I made it go viral. Sexual harassment happens all the time, but people – including the police – don’t see it as a real problem.”


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Coconuts Jakarta Interviews

Here you’ll find fascinating interviews with the most interesting people in Indonesia and Jakarta in which we (hopefully) go past the surface to find out what makes these folks tick.

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