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# taboo - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Controversy as linesman lands Erling Haaland's signature
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Controversy as linesman lands Erling Haaland's signature

Apr 7th 2021, 12:12 AM 19,842 Views 8 Comments

The Romanian officials were also involved in a couple of controversial incidents during the match.

# taboo - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'Umbrella shafts, bamboo and bicycle spokes': The illegal abortions killing Myanmar's women
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From TheJournal.ie
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'Umbrella shafts, bamboo and bicycle spokes': The illegal abortions killing Myanmar's women

May 7th 2017, 8:00 AM 10,897 Views 32 Comments

Contraception is available in the country, but few women know how to use it and many young people are too ashamed to buy it.

# taboo - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Exiled Pakistani political chief faces investigation over alleged sex talk
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From TheJournal.ie
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Exiled Pakistani political chief faces investigation over alleged sex talk

Feb 27th 2016, 9:50 PM 8,689 Views 6 Comments

Altaf Hussain was filmed allegedly talking to male and female troops about sex.

# taboo - Saturday 12 September, 2015

If I'm in lingering pain, I should have the choice to end my life
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From TheJournal.ie
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If I'm in lingering pain, I should have the choice to end my life

Sep 12th 2015, 4:20 PM 1,286 Views 68 Comments

We should put the topic of Euthanasia on the table for a national debate towards legalising it here in Ireland, writes Aaron McKenna.

# taboo - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

'No one wants to talk about their bowel movements, but some people are suffering'
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From TheJournal.ie
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'No one wants to talk about their bowel movements, but some people are suffering'

May 19th 2015, 6:05 AM 34,092 Views 34 Comments

Alison Kelly has been living with Crohn’s Disease for nine years and says it’s time people started talking about their toilet habits.

# taboo - Thursday 8 January, 2015

In North Korea, enjoying football is 'taboo'
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# Different Culture

In North Korea, enjoying football is 'taboo'

Jan 8th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,716 Views 6 Comments

The country’s public relations officer has revealed the squad’s overpowering sense of duty to their people is greater than any pleasure derived from playing the game.

# taboo - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Opinion: My son is a little boy who happens to like pink... isn’t that allowed?
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From TheJournal.ie
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Opinion: My son is a little boy who happens to like pink... isn’t that allowed?

Jul 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 10,358 Views 90 Comments

“It’s not fair Mama, why do only girls get sparkly things?”

# taboo - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Column: We need education about porn, not censorship
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From TheJournal.ie
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Column: We need education about porn, not censorship

Jul 31st 2013, 7:00 AM 376 Views 45 Comments

While pornography can create dangerous misconceptions about sex, shutting down all such exploration only reinforces the notion that sex is something dirty and shameful, writes Genevieve Shanahan.

# taboo - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia
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From TheJournal.ie
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Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia

May 14th 2013, 10:47 AM 15,849 Views 97 Comments

The Russian authorities have been accused of stoking violent attitudes towards gay people following the torture and murder of a young gay man.

# taboo - Saturday 30 March, 2013

New Delhi police note surge in number of reported sex crimes
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From TheJournal.ie
# Sex Crimes

New Delhi police note surge in number of reported sex crimes

Mar 30th 2013, 2:21 PM 4,151 Views 10 Comments

Police say more women are “shedding their inhibitions” in a conservative society and registering complaints about sex crimes following the fatal gang-rape of a young woman in the city.

# taboo - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

So apparently making a bagel shape in your forehead is a 'thing' now
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From The Daily Edge
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So apparently making a bagel shape in your forehead is a 'thing' now

Oct 2nd 2012, 12:03 PM 19,608 Views 64 Comments

If you’re squeamish, and don’t like people getting saline injections to their forehead, better not click here.

# taboo - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday
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From TheJournal.ie
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Take 5: Wednesday

Mar 23rd 2011, 4:53 PM 1,159 Views 0 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Woman carries father's baby and claims: We're in love
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From TheJournal.ie
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Woman carries father's baby and claims: We're in love

Mar 23rd 2011, 12:14 PM 50,227 Views 9 Comments

Irish-born man and his daughter say they experienced GSA – Genetic Sexual Attraction – after they first met as adults. But does GSA exist?