Escalating Intolerance: LGBTQ Rights in Indonesia

On October 18th, 2018, Indonesian police raided a home in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Once inside, they confiscated five cell phones, 25 condoms, and placed two gay men under arrest. Their crime? Running a Facebook page meant to organize meetups in their community, punishable under a law that criminalizes transmitting immoral information online. The punishment?…