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Swaziland's reed dance: cultural celebration or sleazy royal ritual?
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This year, she refused to go. One family lost three girls. The Umhlanga , a Swazi cultural tradition that celebrates chastity and virginity, attracts tens of thousands of women from across the country. Traditionally, the king is allowed to choose one of the women as a wife, but in recent years the festival has been more about preserving a cultural heritage. However, there is growing criticism from human rights groups who claim cultural ceremonies are enforced in Swaziland by the last absolute monarchy in Africa. There are also many rules you have to adhere to when you attend the Umhlanga.
Why Do Women Send Nudes? Why Do Men? It's Complicated, A New Study Finds.
To conduct the study , Johnstonbaugh, a sociology doctoral student, had more than 1, college students from seven universities fill out an online survey asking them about their rationale for sexting. But the odds were four times higher for women than men to say that they sent a nude in order to prevent the recipient from losing interest or to prevent the person from looking at images of others. I sent one. Women were twice as likely as men to say they sent a sexy pic to boost their confidence.
W hen Maya Bernstein, 18, first became sexually active in high school, she was nervous. How would she know what to do? Especially, it seems, how things should look. The numbers shot up so quickly that the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists ACOG issued new guidelines this month for doctors who perform labial and breast surgery.