10.23
Memorial of St. John Capistrano

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San-Juan-Capistrano

“Capistrano, a Franciscan priest who lived from 1386-1456, seems an unlikely choice to follow in the footsteps of St. Francis. He began his adult life as a successful lawyer and politician.” Read more from our own Melissa Musick who recommends feeding the birds in St. John’s honor, after the jump:

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10.22
Nurses. Fathers. Teachers. Mothers. Why do we devalue someone the minute they care for others?

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Working mother

Anne-Marie Slaughter talks about her new book Unfinished Business in The Washington Post. She says the real problem for men and women isn’t simply work-life balance, it’s that we utterly devalue caregiving roles in our society. Read it here: Nurses. Fathers. Teachers. Mothers. Why do we devalue someone the minute they care for others? And watch a video after the jump:

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