God's Feminist Ideals
We're created to be image bearers and justice seekers.
independence. Western women's rights discussions often focus on the fact that woman is an autonomous self and no one can tell her what to do. In the
Women’s March Sets Out to Exclude 40 Percent of American Women
What pro-life feminists actually have in common with their pro-choice counterparts.
pro-life Christians are frustrated to see their place as fellow defenders of human rights sidelined along Is there a place for pro-life women to partner with their pro-choice sisters on areas
Study: Female Pastors Are on the Rise
And so are our impossible expectations for them.
The high expectations we've placed on women are potentially unraveling decades of progress in women's rights. In her book, A Woman's Place, Katelyn
Phyllis Schlafly Defended Women Like Me
Even with her flaws, the “first lady of the conservative movement” understood a fundamental human desire.
the news of Schlafly's death, I assumed he would interview an academic happy to expose (with feminist animus) the hypocrisy of a woman who benefited from women's rights and also
The Surprisingly Positive Legacy of the Kermit Gosnell Case
How the worst of the abortion industry brought out the best of pro-life advocacy.
enacted upon women and children at the clinic, and the second was incredulity over the lack of any national news coverage of the story. “You don't have to oppose abortion rights to find
Why Abortion Workers Need Our Forgiveness and Support
Some pro-life advocates view Planned Parenthood employees as killers complicit in crimes. Abby Johnson sees them as people worth rescuing.
I am also working on state-level legislation that would remove parental rights from rapists who father children through sexual assault. There are currently women all over the country who
'Get the Girl to Do It'
What 'Hidden Figures' reveals about race, women, and how our sons see our daughters.
Opinion | Pop Culture. 'Get the Girl to Do It'. What 'Hidden Figures' reveals about race, women, and how our sons see our daughters. Bronwyn Lea. Image
Why Google and BuzzFeed Need the Church
When big corporations make big moral decisions, where is the church’s voice?
Last year, editor-in-chief Ben Smith explained, “We firmly believe that for a number of issues, including civil rights, women's rights, anti-racism, and LGBT equality, there are not two sides
Tampons Are a Justice Issue
While reporting in sub-Saharan Africa, I discovered the 'period problem' and why solutions are tough to come by.
years ago. I broke the cardinal rule of women of childbearing age and forgot to take tampons, or anything, really, to deal with my time of the month. It
Call Out Locker Room Talk for the Sin That It Is
We can’t excuse inconsistent principles in our politicians or in each other.
As more women participate in sports and sports journalism, the locker room points to progress in women's equality. It doesn't excuse degradation of women in word or deed.
Misogyny Has Its Moment
Things we’re reading and discussing this week.
And Marvin Olasky of World also came out against Trump. Meanwhile, evangelical women have been rallying to voice their concern. According to the
The Feminist Fight Against Abortion
Hearing from the progressive and pro-woman Christians siding with life.
The argument is framed around the woman's body exclusively, as if the fetus is inconsequential, and pro-life advocates are characterized as being “against” women's rights.
Microfinance Is a Women’s Issue
How our philanthropy can empower our sisters across the globe.
When we look at the lives of impoverished women around the world—far more likely than men to be denied education, jobs, and basic rights—work is a life changer.
The Gender Conversation We Aren’t Having
Why sexism deserves more attention than the complementarian-egalitarian debates.
The terms themselves obscure the crux of arguments about the ordination of women. “Egalitarianism,” in general use, refers to the belief that all deserve equal rights.
Christian Women Need to Know Their History
By celebrating the stories of generations before us, we better understand our own.
She, not Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, first inspired me to fight for the rights of women and children with stories of 19th-century missionaries Mary Slessor and Amy Carmichael.
Why Do We Still Need Women’s Conferences?
Q cofounder explains the purpose behind gathering as women.
Why Do We Still Need Women's Conferences? Q cofounder explains the purpose behind gathering as women. Last year at Q Women, we defined calling and why it matters.
The Rise of Women and the Manhood Crisis
'Malestrom' author: When women flourish, men flourish too.
for our gender: second-wave feminism has gone global, women and girls are making gains in education, economic empowerment, maternal health, and human rights, and this
The Women Who Sang Out for Civil Rights
The heroines of the movement followed a call to “Lift Every Voice and Sing.”
Opinion | Pop Culture. The Women Who Sang Out for Civil Rights. We often forget that the struggle for civil rights and women's rights occurred simultaneously, not one after another.
Sandals Instead of Sponsorships: The Sseko Story
Behind the fair-trade company that’s helping educate women in Uganda.
I spoke to Bohannon last year about her growing startup and what women's rights in privileged and impoverished contexts have to do with each other.