United Front

Breaking Through
Catholic Women Speak for Themselves
Edited by Helen M. Alvaré
Our Sunday Visitor Press, $16.95, 173 pp.

Even though prolife activist and law professor Helen Alvaré dismisses feminism in her introduction to Breaking Through: Catholic Women Speak for Themselves, the book ends up proving the feminist adage that “the personal is political.” Written...

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Mary Ellen Konieczny teaches sociology at the University of Notre Dame.