Author: Spunky

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The Tampon Tax (aka the Pink Tax)

The taxation on women’s health aids such as breast pumps and tampons shows yet again how women are taxed just for being women. Comparatively, GST (Goods and services tax in Australia) is not applied...

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Spot the Arab #spotthearab

A few months ago, my daughters and I visited an art gallery that had an exhibit titled “Spot the Arab.” This exhibit had quite a few gorgeous –nay, exquisite—photographs of people who live in or...

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Quotes on the New Ministering Program

What is your experience with Ministering thus far? This is a collection of comments from various women in regard to the new “Ministering”  program to date. Feel free to add your own experiences and...

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Zuleika (Potiphar’s wife) and Joseph #MormonMeToo

In Jewish and Muslim traditions, we are told that the wife of Potiphar was named Zuleika. The name Zuleika is of Pashtun origin, and it’s meaning is “Radiant One” and “Brilliant and Lovely.”  Thus,...

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The Mormon Handshake

I grew up in the church, so was well indoctrinated in Mormon hand-shake culture. I knew that as I entered the chapel, a man—whether I knew him or not—would put his hand out for...