What is Jacinda Ardern’s position on slut shaming?

What is Jacinda Ardern’s position on slut shaming?

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Whaleoil General Debate

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Face of the Day

Rotorua fashion designer Kharl Wirepa has spoken out for the first time about his welfare fraud conviction, telling Three’s The Hui about lying to Work and Income so he could succeed in his studies.

“I know what I did wasn’t the right thing. I’ve used that education to really reshape not just my community but also I’ve used that education to change the entire image of our fashion industry, in particular for indigenous people.”

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Word of the day

The word for today is…

sensorium (noun) – 1. The part of the brain that receives and coordinates all the stimuli conveyed to various sensory centres.
2. The entire sensory system of the body.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : “Seat of the soul” in the brain, 1640s, from Late Latin sensorium, from sens-, past participle stem of sentire “to feel” + -orium.

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 23

15 My child,[d] if your heart is wise,
my own heart will rejoice!

Sunday nightCap

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Islam – Mecca vs Medina?

Transgenderism is a symptom of cultural collapse

The video that forced Winston to decide (since ZITS didn’t work)