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Why is Incest a Global Taboo?

A few years ago I came across a piece of news which disclosed the unconventional relationship between a Zimbabwean widow and her son. Apparently, after her husband’s death, the lady had been pregnant with her son’s child and the couple was planning to get married in the due course of time. Furthermore, what also did not escape my notice is the indignation on social media about the entire saga.  Social taboos have always made me question its validity. Incest happens to be one of the society’s most sacred and close-guarded…

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THE GOOD,THE BAD AND THE UGLY: A WEEK ON A DATING APP

Five minutes into a dating app (READ : TINDER), I realize that passing off this project as a social experiment will be the only possible explanation for my presence here. Victoria Morgan listed consistent left swiping on Tinder – with a model as a profile picture – as an effective method of succeeding in heartbreaks. And while I may have been inspired by her, I was less diligent in attending to the particulars of her suggestion – implying a few, mostly questionable right swipes. While these are not the sort…

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