Karen Park with her mother, circa 1971 (photo courtesy of the author)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Karen Park
It was kind of funny at first, but one Karen is growing weary of her baptismal name becoming a shorthand reference to an entitled white woman.
Emma Gonzalez, a survivor of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., speaks at the "March for Our Lives" rally in support of gun control in Washington on March 24. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik File)
FaithShort Take
Karen Park
The March for Our Lives, which happened at the outset of Holy Week, told Americans it is time to face the deep sin of favoring guns over human life.
FaithFaith in Focus
Karen Park
My boys’ complaints about going to church and my refusal to capitulate to them are themselves a kind of ritual.