Articles by: TabooJivers

by / on February 12, 2014 at 8:25 pm / in Body, Culture, Health, Philosophy, Society, Women's issues

This Father Just DESTROYED Society’s Definition Of Beauty. This Is Perfect.

Dr. Kelly Flanagan, a licensed clinical psychologist and happy father of three, keeps a fantastic blog, full of wonderful opinions and personal advice. He has made a habit out of writing letters to his young daughter, to help teach her about the world. But not only his daughter could benefit from reading his wise words. Check out what he had to say […]

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by / on February 4, 2014 at 11:01 am / in Education, Religion, Society

There is Something About Mary Magdalene, Part IV

Unfortunately for Mary, misrepresentations where first popularized by the Church itself and those representations have become the source for the popular culture portrayals.

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by / on January 30, 2014 at 7:52 pm / in Philosophy, Relationships

Date a Boy Who Travels

via Ramon Stoppelenburg @ Hereigoagainonmyown.com Date a boy who treasures experience over toys, a hand-woven bracelet over a Rolex. Date the boy who scoffs when he hears the words, “vacation”, “all-inclusive”, or “resort”. Date a boy who travels because he’s not blinded by a single goal but enlivened by many. You might find him in an airport or at a […]

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by / on January 29, 2014 at 12:30 pm / in Philosophy, Relationships

Don’t Date a Girl Who Travels

via Adi Zarsadias @-> Lovethesearch.com She’s the one with the messy unkempt hair colored by the sun. Her skin is now far from fair like it once was. Not even sun kissed. It’s burnt with multiple tan lines, wounds and bites here and there. But for every flaw on her skin, she has an interesting story to tell. Don’t date a […]

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by / on January 16, 2014 at 12:34 am / in Editorials, Government, Health, Media

Tangerine Bolen’s Mystery Illness

“Tangerine Bolen: She fought for your civil rights. Now let us help her get back on her feet.” – Debora Edholm Tangerine Bolen is the founder and director of RevolutionTruth, a global community and organization dedicated to defending whistleblowers and legitimate democracies. Committed to using the rule of law to defend our constitutional rights, she has fought to stop section […]

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by / on November 20, 2013 at 4:48 am / in Body, Culture, Gender, Miscellaneous, Prejudice, Sexuality, Taboo Jive Writing Contest Winners

No One is Born a Man

Will I ever be a real man? I can feel my breasts moving inside my binder, rubbing together, I feel so uncomfortable. I struggle to breathe. I close my eyes to clear my head but then I fear someone may hurt me.

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by / on November 8, 2013 at 1:40 pm / in Culture, Education, Prejudice, Society

Ignorance in Education: Black Panther Party vs. KKK

Via: Jamie Green Over the course of a few days, I’ve been learning about cults in my forensic psychology class. During this class, my professor made a slide in power point about extremist groups. In this slide, the KKK and the Black Panther Party were lumped together. My professor stated that “the KKK started with a bunch of guys in […]

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by / on September 29, 2013 at 7:24 pm / in Country, Current Events, Editorials, Government, Politics

The Painful Truth: Capitalism is a Zero-Sum Game

via Harry Targ @ –> Heartland Radical Mitch Daniels knows a few things about finances and managing a budget. He was director of the Office of Management and Budget under President George W. Bush, president of Eli Lilly and Company’s North American Pharmaceutical, governor of Indiana, and currently president of Purdue University. … Daniels spoke about the harmful impact of […]

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by / on September 11, 2013 at 3:57 pm / in Body, Relationships, Society

The Other Side of Suicide

via Katrina W. In recognition of Suicide Prevention Week I’m sharing my story with the hopes that you might share it, so that it has the chance of helping more people. I know it isn’t bright and happy, and it isn’t the usual suicide survival story, but its mine. When I was 16 years old, my best friend of 4 […]

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by / on August 31, 2013 at 10:38 pm / in Entertainment, Fiction

First Date

via C.C. She was taking her time getting dressed.  She wanted to look perfect for him. This was their first real date, one they both anticipated for awhile. The black dress she chose conveyed the message she wanted…sexy and daring, yet still sophisticated, one that let her be naughty…just for him.    The clingy material skimmed over her body, accentuating her curves.  […]

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