Modesty


The battle of the sexes in Kenya

Carolyn Moynihan | 31 July 2012

A survey asks Kenyan men and women what annoys them most about one another. Their responses are revealing.


How modesty is unremarkable

Chris Pelicano | 18 February 2012
My daughters told me recently that modest clothing is unremarkable in itself, but remarkable in its potential effects.

US marine gives fashion advice to Aussie women

Carolyn Moynihan | 08 January 2010
The life of man (and woman) in the state of nature, according to English political philosopher Thomas Hobbes is, among other things, “nasty, brutish and short” -- and that pretty well sums up the way women dress in Australia’s Northern Territory, if the opinion of a visiting American Marine Captain is anything to go by.
 

Family Edge looks at news and trends affecting the family in the light of human dignity. Our focus is the inspiring, creative, humorous, annoying, ridiculous, and dangerous ideas in the evening news. Send tips and brainwaves to the editor, Tamara Rajakariar, at tamara.rajakariar@ mercatornet.com


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