Category Archives: Indonesia

Indonesia’s Orangutans Suffer as Fires Rage and Businesses Grow – The New York Times

“Katty is an orangutan, about 9 months old, whose family is believed to have been killed by the huge fires last fall in the Indonesian regions of Borneo and Sumatra. The blazes are an annual occurrence, when farmers clear land … Continue reading

Posted in Indonesia, Species Extinction | Tagged | Leave a comment

At a Bali Festival, Indonesia Enforces a Silence About Its Bloody Past – The New York Times

“JAKARTA, Indonesia — In the past 12 years, the annual Ubud Writers and Readers Festival on the Indonesian resort island of Bali has earned praise for its provocative panel discussions, book introductions and film screenings.But during this year’s five-day gathering, … Continue reading

Posted in Indonesia | Tagged , | Leave a comment