Is our society on the verge of becoming a matriarchy? In your dreams.
Americans sacrifice to pay for a militarized, increasingly unequal society. Is it any wonder that people respond to calls for selflessness with defensiveness and cynicism?
I don't like face-veiling either. But how does criminalizing Muslim women's clothing make them more equal?
If the boom years failed to lift poor mothers into the middle class, how are they faring now that the middle class is becoming the new poor?
For the Christian right, to reject a bigoted preacher is to deny "the right to pray."
Germany has problems--but on healthcare and gun control, it's way ahead of the States.
The Catholic Church's moral authority in the secular world is the most detestable aspect of the current scandal.