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The people of voted 98% in favor of full independence from Indonesia in Nov/Dec last year en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2019_Bou

Never heard of the place? Watch for a 50 minute dive into the super inspiring native-led, deeply-green struggles. youtube.com/watch?v=1Sl8KJDOqK

(p.s. the coconut really has a star role )

CORRECTION: should read

'full independence from Papua New Guinea'

NOT Indonesia

Thanks to @michel_slm for correction

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@douginamug while, as an Indonesian in self-imposed exile, I sympathize with such movements, this is actually happening in neighboring Papua New Guinea ~ Indonesian-controlled West Papua has its own separatist movement though.

@michel_slm Oh damn! Thanks for the correction 🤦‍♂️

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