March 18, 2022: Why notable American Catholic women have gone unremembered
This is exactly why we *need* Women’s History month
They provided “education … health care, and social services'' for poor and marginalized Americans, essentially constructing a social safety net before there was any conception that government should do the same.
But we don’t even know their names — why?
FemCatholic sat down with Kathleen Cummings, whose research focuses on the overlap of where “women’s history and religious history” overlap. Here’s what she had to say about the key figures in American women’s history, and why we don’t remember them.
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