My essay about the critical role of Irish women to the future of the Catholic church is to appear (alongside… Read more IRISH WOMEN AND A CHURCH IN CRISIS
The Healy-Raes making news for espousing ill-informed and biased opinions is not news in itself. We seem to be living… Read more The Gombeen Strikes Again
I told my dad it was creepy that we had to kneel in front of an old guy in a… Read more Is it Time for Feminists to Lean In or Get Out of the Catholic Church?
Donald Trump’s campaign started off as an Apprentice sequel. A bit of car crash television that viewers watch to enjoy… Read more The Politics of Puzzling Hair
As Good Friday approaches and Holy Thursday enters its final hours, Ireland drinks up. The taps shudder to a halt… Read more Welcome to Wet Thursday
I received a letter from my ob/gyn’s office today with an appointment date. I thought it was a mistake until… Read more Are American’s ready to have babies the Irish way? Do you want a mid-wife or a maternity concierge?