When it Comes to Women, Pope Francis Isn’t the Progressive Everyone Wants Him to Be
“Priests often end up under the sway of their housekeepers.” So said Pope Francis in his very first interview with a WOMAN journalist since becoming pope when asked whether he thought a woman could be the head of any Vatican department. He may have thought he was being facetious. He was, in fact, being condescending and downright denigrating. Read Mindy Townsend’s excellent analysis here.