What’s happening in West Papua?

What’s happening in West Papua?

August 30, 2020 Free West Papua 0

What’s happening in West Papua? This question is about curiosity or provocation? In one side, such question has been used repeatedly to attract international attention by separatist group, but the other side this question may […]

Racism in Papua

Wakol Yelipele on Racism in Papua

June 24, 2020 Free West Papua 0

West Papua Blog received another statement regarding racism in Papua from Papuan student activist. Please check the statement during a webinar here. Wakol Yelipele (Chair of Papua Catholic Students Union or PMKRI) stated that racism […]

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UN Rights Meeting

February 10, 2009 Free West Papua 0

What is the use of sending a big delegation to UN Rights Meeting in Geneva next March? For Papuan it is a real good gesture from Indonesian government to include representatives from Papua. Here is […]

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The British Human Rights Report 2007

March 29, 2008 Free West Papua 0

A very important note was stated in British Human Rights Report 2007.  I think it would be great if a peaceful dialogue among Papuan, Papua local government, Indonesia central government, Indonesian civil society, Papuan local […]

Suharto

Suharto in Inside Indonesia

February 6, 2008 Free West Papua 2

Most of Western media coverage on Suharto is in a bad tatste. Just like in my previous article titled The Death of Suharto, I would like to add one more comment on a subjective Western […]

West Papua Human Rights

Human Rights Report on Papua

February 1, 2008 Free West Papua 0

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is one of the most influential human rights defender in the world. However, it is clear that 2008 HRW report on Indonesia was made by too simple and too fast in jumping […]