Women and Religion: An Ongoing Conflict

Religious scriptures are the backbone of most religions. It is how followers defend their beliefs and often how they engage with fellow followers. Texts and scriptures have been interpreted in the patriarchal and degrading to women directions since the beginning of the faiths, so it is seen as the core beliefs of the religions when [...]

Choosing Between Pink Hats and Rosary Beads

I was raised in an Italian-Catholic family outside Providence, RI, which is an area that tends to be more socially progressive and “left leaning”. One fact that I always found strange was that many of the same people that I shared a pew with on Sundays were also the neighbors protesting about social inequalities and [...]