When it's about women, you've gone too far


Last week, in Ireland, Trocaire, the official overseas aid agency of the Irish Church, began its regular Lenten ad campaign. The interesting thing about the campaign is that it is about more than "charity." It also asks people to contribute to movements that seek justice. It always calls for change in the system that is creating the oppression, contributing to the poverty, or justifying the discrimination. All of them have gotten widespread support. Till this one. This year's campaign on gender equality has touched a few nerves - Sr Joan Chittister

When it's about women, you've gone too far