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When is a home complete?

Our class discussion today concerning the increase in household technology in the lives of housewives was very intriguing to me and made me think more profoundly about its implications. As we observed, despite the advancement of such appliances, women were … Continue reading

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Skyy Vodka

  The above ad for Skyy Vodka embodies several concepts of sexual representation, such as the presentation of the woman only in parts; while her face is not completely visible, her breasts are accentuated and focalized. By separating the woman’s … Continue reading

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What is freedom?

Freedom is the ability to enjoy our God-given and societally accepted rights. However, in the recent readings about intersex individuals, it is striking to me the blatant refusal of healthcare providers, government officials, and members of society to allow individuals … Continue reading

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