Feminism explained; achievements sung

WHAT BRAND OF FEMINISM?

Kathleen Sprows Cummings has written a very entertaining essay on the tensions and compatibilities between feminism and Catholicism (“Do Women Have Souls?” September 11). The only problem is that she neglected to tell us what she means by “feminism.” When somebody says, “I am a feminist,” and leaves it at that, what she (or he) means is anything but clear.

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