Pia de Solenni

April 23, 2014

JP2 on the New Feminism: Be Not Afraid.

  The picture to the right (not the one above obviously) was taken early in the morning on November 9, 2001, the day after I received […]
March 17, 2014

2 Essential Lenten Resolutions

Ok, at this point in Lent, our resolutions are not unlike our New Year’s resolutions. We start out with good intentions and, well, you know the […]
February 13, 2014

No Discussion, Please. We Want Diversity.

The Catholic Church in Poland has come under attack for apparently challenging “gender workshops,” a type of sex-ed class in the schools that present children with […]
September 7, 2013

Why We’re Praying And Fasting Today

Because these people need help and it’s not clear that a military intervention will help them. In fact, it’s pretty well understood that the most vulnerable […]
August 30, 2013

Kiss This Man!

It’s what a friend of mine in college would say when she wanted to make a point. Yes, random. But I thought of it as a […]
May 30, 2013

A Week In The Life: Four Scenes That Make Sense Of It All

Several years ago, my husband was at a dinner with a CNN executive. The inevitable and predictable question arose: “Why do news outlets run so much […]
May 17, 2013

There are Kermit Gosnells everywhere and they can be brought to justice.

When the Philadelphia Grand Jury submitted its report on Gosnell’s clinic, most pro-life activists and leaders thought that there were less than five doctors nationwide who performed late-term […]
May 9, 2013

Mother’s Day: Gender Matters

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April 25, 2013

Just what is the Catholic teaching on guns & gun control?

Although there was a time when the old men at a local gun club used to flatter my dad by telling him that I was a […]