Taboos and Society


I will speak about my Taboos and Society project which relates the state of taboo subjects to the health of societies and governments. I’ll explain how I believe that transformed taboos strengthen society’s immune system.

Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, Humanist Community in Silicon Valley, Palo Alto, California

Saturday Nov. 2, 2013, Bay Area Humanists, San Francisco, California

My project is based on the animation below.



The most current taboo taxonomy that I will be referencing is here.


Contribute to our Humans Oppressing Humans crowd-sourced chart:


Contact me with questions or comments.



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