Petition – Semarang Scandal – Can Indonesian Girls Study In Safety?

Interesting to see indications of public outrage after a lecturer at an Indonesian university ‘had admitted to molesting female students but was allowed to keep his job…’

There’s been a petition launched, over 125,000 signatures so far, protesting against the decision at UNDIP, which is located in Semarang, Central Java.

You can read all about it in the Jakarta Post link above, but whatever the details, it may be worth weighing up how certain elements in Indonesia see women…

Indecent Assault? ‘If You Don’t Like To Be Touched, Stay Home!’ – Islamist Fanatic

…as in that utterance by a notorious extremist, and in that benighted poster we feature often….

‘Fathers and Husbands..Their aurat are your responsibility!’


And another quote that will be familiar to our regular readers…

IslamoNazi Gauleiter – “Women Already Have Limitations, Let Alone Non-Muslims!”

I have always maintained that it’s important to recognise that many, many Indonesians, of all creeds, hold civilised views, strikingly different from the sexist and sectarian nonsense exemplified by the above examples.


The number of signatures this recent petition, which demands an independent investigation team, manages to attract  – it’s approaching 135,000 now…

Silhouette weeping .

…may give us an idea of the extent of civilised thinking here.

Undip Darurat Pelecehan Seksual! Bentuk Tim Investigasi Independent!