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Raiz Rizqy

Raiz Rizqy, National Coordinator of Transmen Indonesia (TI). He loves riding, playing and taking care of animal and human babies

Feminist talk

We Rise, We Heal, We Resist

Posted Tue 22 Mar 2022 - 17:20 | 1,613 views

Indonesia has celebrated gender diversity even before the country's independence. This is indicated by the existence of five genders in the Bugis (South Sulawesi) tradition, namely: Makunrai (female), Oroane (Male), Calabai (Male with women soul), Calalai (Female with man soul) and Bissu. During the Old Order in Indonesia, some of these groups were targeted, and in the contemporary, there are...