Labeling In Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart

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Our society today chose to put labels on things just like the Igbo tribe did in the book “Things Fall Apart”. With many products that are sold to the public they have a gender specification, saying that it is only used for one gender. Also in the story the use of labeling something with a gender gives it a negative or positive look, which isn’t exactly fair in either society.
In our daily lives we see things labeled as “for Men” or “for Women” and that would really downplay the human right of choice. For instance, a male might prefer to use women’s Dove deodorant because he found the Dove deodorant “for Men” isn’t as potent as the females version of the product. And in my option, I don't think things should have labels because it's a persons

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