Sexy Politics in Indonesia

What happened when Indonesian-born and European-raised sexy pop star Julia Perez decided to enter politics?

From the New York Times:

” In a society increasingly polarized between supporters of political Islam and Western-style openness, Ms. Perez has led the charge one way with her sexy shows and music videos, her celebration of female sexuality and frank talk about sex. Her best-selling album, “Kamasutra,” included a free condom, which drew the ire of Islamic organizations and got her banned from performing in several cities outside Jakarta, the capital.”

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/31/world/asia/31indo.html

Youtube video of a Julia Perez song:



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