Faith, Feminism, and Divergent

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Pop culture minute. The movie of Veronica Roth’s Divergent arrives in theaters today. (NO spoilers here if you’ve seen the trailer/read the book jacket.) Having read and loved the entire Divergent trilogy, I am so excited to go see the movie!…

“Best Looking Attorney General” … My ears, they bleed.

If you haven’t heard the news already, President Obama reportedly told the world that California Attorney General Kamala Harris is pretty darn good looking. “She’s brilliant and she’s dedicated, she’s tough… She also happens to be, by far, the best looking attorney…

How Busted Halo Helped Me Convert: Catholicism on the ‘Net

Here’s something you’ve got to know about me: I’m a convert to Catholicism. In terms of this blog, here’s something to chew on: I identified myself as a feminist long before I ever identified myself as a Catholic (try I…

Introducing: The Catholic Feminist

Is it possible to be both Catholic and a feminist?   Often, I find myself asking myself this question when I’m reading the news.  Sometimes, I put on my Catholic filter.  Sometimes, I put on my feminist filter.  And, more…