The issue of forbidden marriages in the bible, especially to relatives is not clear. For example, Leviticus forbids a man to marry his aunt, but not a woman to marry her uncle. Do you think Jacob committed incest by marrying his cousins Leah and ...Read more
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Whenever I fill out an application, in the part that says “If an emergency, notify:” I put “DOCTOR”. What’s my mother going to do?…
If you’ve been through this situation and you’ve been hurt because you’ve read her flirtatious chats with other guy/ guys, let’s add, at the middle of the night, and let’s also add, she’s lied to you that she’s slept at ...Read more
Noah’s Ark Story Summary: Noah was a righteous man and walked with God. Seeing that the earth was corrupt and filled with violence, God instructed Noah to build an ark in which he, his sons, and their wives, together with male ...Read more
After graduating from university, I applied several jobs and they had clauses like “2 or 3 or 4 or more years experience”. I have a lot of internship and volunteering on my CV but it doesn’t count. The question I ...Read more
It’s difficult to talk about freedom of the media in Africa today, without talking about the worrying events happening in East Africa, particularly in Sudan, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. What does the rise of popular online forums across Africa say ...Read more
What is your take on the recent Ban on DJ Afro Movies?
Some people say that a psychiatric should examine him. Is he mad? Others say that he is one among many frustrated youths. Is he a hero? The GSU guards at State House shot him to immobilize him. Is he a ...Read more
Sex is often considered a universally positive force: energizing, empowering and exciting. But the reality is, difficulties with sex are also very common. In fact, many women feel that sex is unrewarding, uncomfortable or painful. Where do you seek help when you experience ...Read more
My major reservation with the 8-4-4 system in Kenya is that it nurtures and extols only one type of excellence – academic. Do not get me wrong, this is a much needed function in society. However, we need musicians, athletes, ...Read more
Have you spoken to anyone about mental health where you come from? Do you understand what it is? What do you know?
I thought of how much cheaper goods would be if Africa opened up our borders for trade in Africa. This was after a news report on how Trade in the EU was boosted by the unity of different countries. ...Read more
Advice: What is the most impactful piece of advice you have ever received?
As a feminist, I feel like we are loosing sight on what feminism is. These days people say they are feminists because it’s the cool thing to be. Also, some feminists are really more against men than they are against gender ...Read more
Would you advise a young person like me to not look for employment and follow their passion? And what advice would you give me?
This is what I think. During Hon. Kalonzo Musyoka’s father’s burial, our President, during his time to speak, at some point said something to this effect (not verbatim), “Wanataka nijenge barabara lakini hawataki nikope [They (community leaders) want me to build ...Read more
The President, his deputy and the government of Kenya claim to be fighting corruption. We have seen high profile arrests and arraignments but sill no convictions. Is this effort genuine?
What do you think about tribal marks? Are they outmoded, inhumane or an infringement of the rights of people who are marked? Should it be totally scrapped? If yes, would that mean we would be losing our culture? Do tribal ...Read more