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Slap at the Oscars: From Gaslight to the Spotlight

The ultimate drama of cosseting spouses caught in enmeshed relationships

Photo by Samuel Rodriguez on Unsplash

I used to think Will Smith was the one who gaslighted Jada Pinkett Smith. Last night’s slap at the Oscars may have proven me wrong (or maybe not).

One of the reasons I run Beloved, my love-focused publication, is that I’m a life…




A new webzine about love, relationships, and sexuality, but above all a fair-minded, kind-hearted haven for the restless souls.

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Rui Alves

Rui Alves

Mindset Coach & Web 3.0 Digital Disruptor. Founder of Beloved and Rock n’Heavy: Exploring ideas that leapfrog ahead: 💡

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