Why stay when a woman can't be ordained as a Catholic priest? When Jewish men in their daily prayers thank God they were not born a woman? When a woman with uncovered hair is considered a bad Muslim?
One much-noted point about the BBC's "Greatest American Films" list is how few Oscar Best Picture winners made it. I’m interested in a different comparison: How does the BBC list compare to the 1995 Vatican film list?
I retell this story today because the experience solidified what I had long thought about abortion: It’s a tragedy. I hate it. But what I hate even more is the idea of the government outlawing abortion.