Clotel died outside the White House, a house of power. Religion enforced slavery in her case. How many women die in the hands of church law?
|Ulrichkirche in Vienna. Pic by H.A.Niederle|
Many western religions cannot tolerate female presence on the altars. Catholic, Eastern Orthodox and still quite some Protestant as well as some Muslim rites forbid female inclusion. But at what level should women really get concerned about religious participation?
© Helmuth A. Niederle & Philo Ikonya