How would Christians respond if you asked, “Are Muslim women oppressed?” I suspect I’m in agreement with you in predicting most would say, “Yes, they are.” Like many things, though, there is nuance here. There are better ways to ask the question, and there are other viewpoints to consider, including those of Muslim women.
Can you feel it? Here in lovely southern Colorado we likely still have a couple more big snow storms to navigate, but maybe, just maybe, winter is loosening its grip. And maybe, just maybe, we’re beginning to emerge from a long COVID winter as well, though not without pain yet to bear.