Entry #11355: Censorship of LGBT Issues in Indonesia

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RegionIndonesia
IssueCensorship of LGBT Issues
StatusState-enforced
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionMost of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT Websites have also been banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas.
Sourceshttps://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2021/09/01/banned-and-blocked-lgbt-websites-censored-from-russia-to-indonesia.html
Reports (1)
  • Note field is incorrect "LGBT movies are either not released or have certain implied queer scenes edited out (every scene containing gay topics in EEAAO was edited out in theatrical releases)"


Revision History (9)

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Reports (3)
  • Status is not correct "• LGBTQ+ rights are increasingly considered to be a “moral threat” in Indonesia, with a law against pornography being used for any non-pornographic, pro-LGBTQ+ content. "
  • Status is not correct "There's no law regarding censorship of LGBT media, but it's considered taboo and is now more socially unacceptable to show scenes with LGBT characters"
  • Status is not correct

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Revision by Muhammadaji2022

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NoteMost of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites have also been banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas. Most of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT Websites have also been banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas.
Show Difference
Most of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites have also been banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas.

Revision by Muhammadaji2022

Old Value New Value
NoteMost of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites are also banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas. Most of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites have also been banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas.
Show Difference
Most of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites are also banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas. have also been banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas.

Revision by Muhammadaji2022

Old Value (Original) New Value
NoteMost of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV show it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites are also banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas. Most of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV shows it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites are also banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas.
Show Difference
Most of Indonesia doesn't have censorship towards the LGBT community , but in some certain places like the TV show it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites are also banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas. shows it does. Some popular LGBT dating apps and Websites are also banned. Nevertheless, LGBT movies are most times free to be broadcasted in Indonesian cinemas.

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