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Inside the Dangerously Empty Lives of Teenage Girls

Last edited 6th July 2010

Dr. Leonard Sax is a family physician and founder of the National Association for Single Sex Public Education, who lives in Pennsylvania with his wife and daughter. The author of two previous books concerning the effects of gender differences on learning, Sax argues in his new book, Girls on the Edge, that today’s teens and tweens look confident on the outside but have a dangerously fragile sense of self.

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The Sisters of Life

Last edited 10th May 2010

The Sisters of Life is a contemplative/active religious community dedicated to protecting and advancing a sense of the sacredness of all human life.

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Behold Your Mother

Last edited 17th May 2010

Happy Mother's Day! Why do we celebrate this day to honour our mothers, and what example did Jesus give us in the way he looked after his Mother? Here is a reflection from the Apostleship of the Prayer.

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Mary Shows Us God's Respect For Women

Last edited 6th May 2010

"The figure of Mary shows that God has such esteem for woman that any form of discrimination lacks a theoretical basis." - This is Pope John Paul II's catechesis on Mary and the value of woman at the General Audience of November 29, 1995.

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Lila Rose Talks About Her Fight Against Abortion - Part 2

Last edited 4th May 2010

Lila Rose started the pro-life movement 'Live Action' when she was only 15 - several years later the movement has grown throughout the US.. In this video Lila talks about the way her group fights against abortion. Learn more at liveaction.org

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Lila Rose Talks About Her Fight Against Abortion - Part 1

Last edited 4th May 2010

Lila Rose started the pro-life movement 'Live Action' when she was only 15 - several years later the movement has grown throughout the US. In this video Lila talks about the way her group fights against abortion. Learn more at liveaction.org

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The Pill’s Deadly Affair with HIV/AIDS

Last edited 23rd April 2010

Why does HIV/AIDS strike more women than men globally? Why is sub-Saharan Africa the home of the world’s largest heterosexual HIV/Aids epidemic?

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NO GREATER LOVE Trailer

Last edited 30th August 2010

After ten years of correspondence, Michael Whyte was given unprecedented access to the monastery of the Most Holy Trinity, in Londons Notting Hill. The monastery, which was founded in 1878, is home to the Discalced Order of Carmelite Nuns. The nuns lead a cloistered life dedicated to prayer and contemplation, rarely leaving the monastery except to visit a doctor or dentist. Silence is maintained throughout the day with the exception of two periods of recreation.

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Freeing India’s Sex Slaves

Last edited 15th April 2010

Catholic Relief Services are working tirelessly all over the world, to free women from sex slavery. Here is one example from India!

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Smart, Sophisticated, Faithful and Definitely not Oppressed!

Last edited 23rd April 2010

Did you see Maureen Dowd’s New York Times column on the weekend? She wrote about having had tea with a group of intelligent and sophisticated Muslim women.  Walking away from the conversation she found herself wondering “how could such spirited women, smart and successful on every other level, acquiesce in their own subordination?”  She came to this stunning conclusion.  “As a Catholic woman, I was doing the same thing.” “I remained part of an autocratic society that repressed women and ignored their progress in the secular world.”

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