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We are against poligamy !

The Jakarta Post , Jakarta | Wed, 07/30/2003 12:00 AM | Opinion Faiza Mardzoeki, Member, Management Council Ungu Institute, Jakarta July 25, 2003, marked a setback in the Indonesian women’s movement. On that date an Indonesian businessman, Puspo Wardoyo, the owner of the restoran Wong Solo franchise, organized an awards ceremony for males who had married more than one wife. …

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AN ANTHOLOGY DOCUMENTER FILM “AT STAKE”

A slap to the face: the struggles of Indonesian women ( from an anthology doc film AT STAKE) AN ANTHOLOGY DOCUMENTER FILM “AT STAKE” A slap to the face: the struggles of Indonesian women Faiza Mardzoeki My eyeballs almost fall out from their sockets after two hours of choking on such deep feelings. My sentiments had been subjected to strong …

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Faiza protest to US Embassy in Singapore: Visa issue

On 18 August, I applied for a visa to visit the United States aat the American Embassy in Singapore. I was planning to go to America accompanying my husband who was to give some talks and lectures at about 9 American universities. I was also intending to meet and network with women human rights activists as well as theatre people. …

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Scientific knowledge brought into being ever more wonders

Scientific knowledge brought into being ever more wonders. The legends of my ancestors were shamed into silence. No longer did one have to meditate for years to be able to speak with someone across the sea. Some Germans had stretched a sea-cable from England to India! And wires of this sort were proliferating from here to there all across the …

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