Social Justice

Social Stigmatisation and Albinism

In my previous blog post, Top 6 absurd myths about Albinism, I mentioned that individuals with Albinism are being raped and killed because there are myths about Albinism can cure HIV. Furthermore, there are other myths that states eating the body parts of individuals with Albinism can give you magical power. Yes, it is hard to believe,… Continue reading Social Stigmatisation and Albinism

Social Justice

Top 6 absurd myths about Albinism

As describe in my previous blog post, Albinism 101, Albinism is considered a genetic condition that causes the skin, hair, or eyes to have little to no pigment or colour. It is actually one of the least understood genetic conditions around the world. Due to this incomprehension in Albinism, a number of myths, folklores and superstitions has arisen… Continue reading Top 6 absurd myths about Albinism