Mairil : From Imam Syafi’i until Robert K. Merton

By : Muhyiddin Depe  For some people, talking about mairil is a taboo. How come, talking about mairil means talking about pesantren (boarding school). While...

Nur Achmad: A Family Lover and Community Educator

   By: AD Kusumaningtyas The couplet of lyrics were sung by the head men and religious preachers wo gathered in a forum on the strengthening...

Reading Religious Text in Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd’s Style

By : Maman Abdurrahman Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd is not a strange name in the eyes of progressive thinkers in Indonesia. He is known with...

‘Forum Pengada Layanan’: Protecting the Rights of Victims of Violence to...

Veni Siregar and Titim Fatmawati* "That night I visited Yuli's house (not her real name). She is a survivor of sexual violence that I accompany....

Fundamentalist Religious Views which are Androcentric, Patriarchal and Sexist

Inayah Rochmaniyah, PhD.: Fundamentalist Religious Views which are Androcentric, Patriarchal and Sexist Inayah Rochmaniyah, PhD., is a lecturer in the Faculty of Usuluddin and Islamic Thought...

Nyai Khoiriyah Hasyim: Pioneer of Women Educators in Pesantren

By: Rika Iffati Farihah In the part of conclusion of her article entitled “The Main Points of Lecture on the Understanding Among Madzahib (Islamic Schools...

Em Sapri Ende: Calling for equality, does not mean...

Em Sapri Ende: Calling for equality, does not mean absent from challenges By: Muflihah Wijayanti Em Sapri Ende is the Chair of  Religious Affairs Office or...

Stop Gender Based Violence (GBV)

By: Siti Alfijah Arum (is not her real name),  a female teenager and a Senior High School student. As common as the teenager of her...

Father’s Involvement in Preparing the Presence of the Baby

By: Muhammad Saeroni*) Children are the mandate of God given to both parents. It means that both parents are obliged to take care of, nurture,...

KH. Husein Muhammad, the bearer of blessing

Husein Muhammad is his name. Kyai Haji is the honorific title given by santri (students) and society to him because of his pronounced religious...