Women's Issues

Isabelle Senechal May 29, 2020
“Mrs. America” is the best political drama on television right now, and perhaps the greatest feminocentric period piece to date.
The justices of the U.S. Supreme Court apparently seem divided over a case involving The Little Sisters of the Poor which concerns a Trump administration ruling allowing religious employer exemptions for contraceptive coverage in health plans.
Brianne Jacobs April 27, 2020
While Phyllis Zagano thoughtfully draws out the theological implications of her research, her main point is historical: There is simply no precedent on which to base the exclusion of women from the diaconate in the Catholic Church.
Sidney Flanigan as Autumn in “Never Rarely Sometimes Always” (photo: Focus Features)
Simcha Fisher April 11, 2020
For all its deft crafting of real-life detail, Eliza Hittman’s film never admits any reality besides abortion as saving grace.
Jenny Cafiso March 06, 2020
The denial of education to girls is a violation of their dignity as human beings made in the image of God, writes Jenny Cafiso of Canadian Jesuits International.
Maureen Miller March 03, 2020
Each of us imagines we have “My Person.” I long thought mine was comedian John Mulaney.