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How Masculinistic Approach of Militarism Has Muddled the Papua Issue

Masculinism that fosters militarism in Papua has blurred the way we look at more other problems in Papua.

by Mita Yesyca November 14, 2019
Dear Men, Stop Persisting: We’re not Interested

Why do many men feel like they are entitled to a “yes” all the time when it comes to approaching a woman they’re interested in?

by Binky Bee May 9, 2019
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Fashion, Theatrical Performance and Activism in Fashion ForWords

Fashion ForWord combines fashion and theatrical performance to reveal injustice and raises social consciousness.

by Shafira Amalia May 8, 2019
Female Sexuality: The New Hot Topic in Bollywood?

The irony is a male character's desire for sexual pleasure is accepted outright while that of the female character is not.

by Megha Thadani July 23, 2018
Football as the Last Bastion of Masculinity

This year's FIFA World Cup has reminded us again why football is still largely connected to sexism and toxic masculinity.

by Mario Rustan, Columnist July 11, 2018
Why Men Should Reveal Their Sensitive Side

It actually "takes balls" for men to reveal their sensitive sides.

by Adithya Asprilla March 15, 2018
The Curious Case of Modern Gay Dating

It can be a lonely and isolating existence to be gay and cognizant of the toxicity that permeates gay culture

by Fajar Zakhri February 15, 2018
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Why Women Go for Bad Boys

We've been conditioned to think that being "bad" is simply the natural state of men, which is why, men who are actually nice are strange and even rare.

by Carmen Brillianwati February 14, 2018
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How Coming Out to the Right Person Helped Me Find Redemption

Growing up a reticent but temperamental child, he decided to exorcise his "demons" by coming out at 17 to the one person who proved to be his redemption.

by Farid Hamka February 12, 2018
Five Years Later: Life Does Change

Life has taken some interesting turns in the past five years, our New Guy columnist reflects.

by Mario Rustan, Columnist January 9, 2018