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What evangelical policy means for women worldwide

1ChrisLineWomensMarch What evangelical policy means for women worldwide

Earlier this year, President Trump ― circled by a half-dozen men in the Oval Office ― signed an executive order restricting the autonomy of women across the globe. The order, signed back in January, froze foreign aid or federal funding for international health organizations that provide abortions. The administration has just announced that it will be expanding […]

Religious hypocrites grope for excuses for Donald Trump gropings

biblemolestingwomen Religious hypocrites grope for excuses for Donald Trump gropings

Motivated by the headlines, I conducted an informal poll at my workplace. I approached the 11 other women staffers who happened to be in our offices on Monday at the Freedom From Religion Foundation to ask about whether they’d ever experienced the kinds of gropes several women have testified they endured from Donald Trump.

Is ‘bringing another Torah into the world’ a feminist act?

A progressive Jewish congregation in Madison, Wis., is breaking barriers by commissioning a woman scribe to create, via quill pen, a handwritten Torah. Women have been forbidden for centuries to become such scribes. This copy may be one of only a dozen produced by women. The process, which is costing the congregation $45,000, entailed meticulous […]