Clare Harvey

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Does Recent Spike in Religious Intolerance Signal a Conservative Turn in Indonesian Islam?

April 13, 2011

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In Indonesia, the local English-language press frequently covers stories of houses of worship being forcibly closed, members of minority religions being harassed, and government ministers lunching with radical groups or calling for minority religions to be outlawed.

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Profile: Asia Foundation’s Lies Marcoes, A Top Islam and Gender Expert in Indonesia

January 26, 2011

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Lies Marcoes Natsir is one of Indonesia’s foremost experts in Islam and gender. She has played a pioneering role in the Indonesian gender equality movement by bridging the divide between Muslim and secular feminists…