Hit pause on all the “death of chivalry” talk. The latest cellphone video to rock the airline industry shows that it may very well still be alive and kicking. In the video, a sobbing mom with a visibly bruised face is seen holding a baby after a male flight attendant allegedly hit her in the … Continued
Ashley E. McGuire
Ashley writes and speaks widely about religious freedom, Catholicism, and women. She has appeared on CNN, CNN International, CBS News, Fox News, PBS, The History Channel, HuffPo Live, ABC/Yahoo News Live, EWTN, and the BBC, and her writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, First Things, the Claremont Review of Books, and the Huffington Post, among others. She is a frequent contributor to the Washington Post's religion blog, On Faith, and to National Review Online.
She is the founder and editor-in-chief of AltCatholicah, a web magazine devoted to the exploration of faith and gender, a 2011 recipient of the Phillips Foundation Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship, and the first ever Richard John Neuhaus Fellow at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty.
She lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband and daughter.
A baby in a box? That’s what some states in the U.S. are starting to encourage, following the success of a campaign in Finland that gives new moms a literal box for their newborns. The primary goal of the baby box campaign both here and abroad is health-related. In Finland, the box program is designed … Continued
Isn’t Mike Pence a jerk? That is what many people would have us believe, after it was revealed that the Vice President will not dine alone with women who are not his wife or attend events without her when alcohol is being served. Somewhere, Angela Merkel is kicking over a table in a feminist rage. … Continued
Could you plan a wedding in five days? My guess is that most people would answer that question with a laugh. But my friend and former colleague did exactly that with both class and gusto. When I first saw The New York Times article, “I Planned My Wedding in Five Days. You Could, Too” float … Continued
“Jessica Simpson is back with a bang, baby!” So read the opening sentence of an article about the singer, the headline of which informed me that “36-Year-Old Jessica Simpson Wears Her Classic Daisy Dukes In Sexy Photo Shoot.” A link in the article takes me to another, which informs me that as a part of … Continued
News flash: Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump let their kids ride in the presidential motorcade without car seats. Lions and tigers and bears, Oh my! Apparently, there aren’t enough important things going on in the world to prevent this from becoming headline news, with CNN devoting an entire story to the possibility that this event … Continued
Well isn’t Tom Hanks a chum! He just sent the White House press corps a coffee machine and a note that read: “To the White House Press Corps: Keep up the good fight for Truth, Justice, and the American Way. Especially for the Truth part. Tom Hanks” This was no ordinary Microsoft Word letter; for … Continued
Don’t get duped into taking your kids to see My Life as a Zucchini. It is a false flag operation for the left’s culture war. The animated film, which opens this weekend in my city, has won lots of accolades, including nods from the Golden Globes and the Oscars. It looks like a kid movie, … Continued
To get naked in front of others while pregnant, or not to, that is the question. Actually, that should never ever be the question for any pregnant woman. (Or any woman at all, for that matter.) But apparently, that is the latest question to confront the starlets of Hollywood. See, for example, the recent travails … Continued
And for your daily dose of “body positivity” I present to you: Christie Brinkley and daughters. . . featured in Sports Illustrated’s annual swimsuit issue. Brinkley is perhaps the most famous model to grace the cover of the annual issue because she once appeared there three years in a row. Now she’s back in the magazine, … Continued