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FAITH

Firstly, let’s take a look at the populations of different beliefs Number of people in 2015 in billions,  Christians: 2.3 B Muslim: 1.8 B Unaffiliated: 1.2 B Hindus: 1.1 B Buddhists: 0.5 Folk Religions: 0.4 Other Religions: 0.1 Jews: 0.01   Secondly, Christians, Muslims, Jews, Buddhists, Hindus, Taoists, Confucianists, Indigenous,…

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THIS IS NOT A LOVE STORY

This is not a love story. I already can’t write a love story. Because, as a person who’s not sure if she’s ever been in love, you shouldn’t expect me to write something about love. And it’s especially hard to write about love if that person is in her 30’s….

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HOW TO AVOID ASSHOLES IN NYC

Small clues to look out for, and (hopefully) avoid dating assholes in NYC. Recently, I have been hearing a lot of people, including myself, complaining about their failing dating lives, aren’t we always? But there seems to be an abundance of assholes in NYC recently, especially those who seem like…

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AWAKENINGFeatured

As humans we don’t know how long we will live, tomorrow is not guaranteed. So, better make the best of your life. We have no choice but to survive. When we have a chance to figure how to enjoy our lives, why do we sometimes feel desperate and miserable as…

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BUTTERFLY EFFECT

Editing: Hazel Klier Everything happens for a reason. I used to work at Istanbul Ataturk airport for 6 years. I loved my job and was very successful within the company. Unfortunately, at one point I faced an injustice, which destroyed my motivation and made me lose my respect for my…

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The 36 Questions That Lead to Love

Soruların Türkçe çevirilerini aşağıda bulabilirsiniz In Mandy Len Catron’s Modern Love essay, “To Fall in Love With Anyone, Do This,” she refers to a study by the psychologist Arthur Aron(and others) that explores whether intimacy between two strangers can be accelerated by having them ask each other a specific series…

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WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU TRY THINX?

By Megan Kennedy Ever since my very first period, I’ve preferred to use pads over tampons. So when I first started noticing the controversial ads for Thinx plastered all over New York City’s subway system, I felt a surge of hope for my tampon-free lifestyle. “Underwear for women with periods.”…

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