Women's Issues

The fight against human trafficking and sexual exploitation may need its own #MeToo moment.
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Robert David Sullivan May 04, 2018
The fertility rate in the U.S. is down, but the cost of raising a child may be to blame. If not for immigrant families, births would be down sharply.
A beading session at Loom Chicago. Photo courtesy of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago.
Michael J. O’Loughlin April 19, 2018
The report found that Catholic initiatives addressing the refugee crisis are marked by their commitment to a range of Catholic social teaching, including respect for life, a commitment to the common good, care for the earth and promoting the dignity of work.
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Angela Franks April 17, 2018
What is the true end of sex?
“Behind all this is the unfortunate idea...that priests are everything in the church while sisters are nothing.”
Anne Arabome February 23, 2018
On April 14, 2014, 276 girls were abducted from a boarding school in Nigeria by Boko Haram militants.