I’m a man, and I’m a feminist. I believe in gender equality. However, being a man, it’s sometimes a little difficult to speak to the nature and principles of the church that I believe support feminism. This talk by Sharon Eubank, who is the director of LDS Charities which is the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, says all the things I have never been able to formulate on the subject of equality. The church’s practices may not seem traditionally feminist from the outside, but the true equality borne of the core doctrines may be feminism at its best.
I’ve always been fond of puzzles and logic. In many ways this has shaped my view of the world and my approach to life. When met with a question or problem I treat it as something to be answered or solved, not an obstruction. All questions have answers and all problems have solutions – for […]