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January 2021

Inspiration Women

In Conversation with Khadija ben J.

In conversation with Khadija ben J. Interview by Mighzal. Photography by Murtaza A.T. Foreword Khadija Jafferjee founded and runs Stardrop Candles. She’s based in Colombo, Sri Lanka, has a baby boy, a previous business and gained over 2,300 followers on the old ‘gram in under 6…

January 30, 2021
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The “Filtered-Funnel” (and other frivolities) – “Social Media”

Words Arwa A.   // Header Credits Alifiya Z. For the uninitiated, “The Social Dilemma” is a documentary about the insidious effects of social networking sites. Engineers, venture capitalists, businessmen and various industry leaders speak about the behind-the-scenes of sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, among others. Everything…

January 29, 2021
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That’s what they want! – “Social Media”

Words Munira E.   //  Header Credits Alifiya Z.  When I first saw the trailer for ‘The Social Dilemma,’ I thought to myself, yes! Finally, someone has put what I have been thinking into something tangible. I knew I had to watch it, both for my…

January 22, 2021
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Are you game? – “Social Media”

Words Maria P.   // Header Credits Amena T.  ‘The Social Dilemma’ is a docu-drama that offers a stunningly eye-opening look into the dark world of social media, and breaks down how social networking companies take advantage of users.  Throughout the course of the film there were multiple…

January 15, 2021
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Escaping the Rabbit Hole – “Social Media”

Words Zahra K.   // Header Credits @AlifsMurt.  I love Instagram and the thrill of looking at pictures, with the full knowledge that social media is addictive and creepy. That we are all living in some kind of a controlled bubble, where all of our online activity is…

January 8, 2021