Health & Lifestyle
How a quarantine matchmaking project for Muslims found itself navigating anti-Blackness
(RNS) — Through Eye Meets Soul, a virtual blind matchmaking experience for Muslim millennials, founders hoped personal appearance, race and ethnicity would fade into the background. Easier said than done.
As Massachusetts bans female genital cutting, survivors and activists celebrate
(RNS) — After seven years of advocacy by survivors and activists in the state, Massachusetts is now one of 39 states in the U.S. that has criminalized female genital mutilation and cutting.
Vatican official criticizes ‘senseless politics’ in US and UK surrounding pandemic response
VATICAN CITY (RNS) — ‘These small battles, these seemingly important skirmishes, risk losing the war,’ Vatican official Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia said. ‘We are either all saved, or no one is.’