Erika Bachiochi

AUDIO: Erika Bachiochi on the Equality Act and True Equality

EPPC Fellow Erika Bachiochi joined the Minnesota Catholic Conference’s “Bridge Builder” program to discuss the Equality Act and the meaning of true equality.

Toward a Family Wage (Subsidy)

A direct cash benefit spreads the overwhelming costs of raising the next generation to the community, allowing parents more freedom from market work to give their children the time and attention they need to grow into happy and productive adults.

The Equality Act’s Implications for Abortion Would Be Devastating for Pregnant Women in the Workplace

The Equality Act’s sponsors seem to be trying to retool the Pregnancy Discrimination Act, transforming it from a law that is explicitly neutral as to abortion into a mechanism that may well be construed to require health care providers to perform abortions and states to fund them.

EPPC Scholars Offer Comments on the Equality Act

Scholars at the Ethics and Public Policy Center today weighed in on the Equality Act, which was introduced in the U.S. House and Senate this week, and which is expected to receive a vote in the House next week.

The Merits of Romney’s Pro-Family Policy

Sen. Mitt Romney’s “Family Security Act” has many merits as a response to the bleak trends highlighted by the pandemic. More important still, it would serve as an overdue corrective to liberalism’s devastating effects on the family.

VIDEO: What Does It Mean to Be Pro-Life?

EPPC Fellow Erika Bachiochi took part in a conversation hosted by the Institute for Human Ecology at the Catholic University of America and cosponsored by EPPC’s Catholic Women’s Forum and the National Review Institute.

The Contested Meaning of Women’s Equality

However much we might like our daughters and sons to see their fundamental equality emblazoned in the text of the Constitution, strict equality will not give mothers and fathers the support they need. A more intentional and robust family policy, on the other hand, just might.

Interview: Erika Bachiochi on the Future of Pro-Life Feminism

The question that divides us is how we ought to respond to reproductive asymmetry: the reality that women carry disproportionate burdens due to our special role in human reproduction.

There’s No Good Case Against Confirming Amy Coney Barrett

Given the strength of Judge Barrett’s record, perhaps playing to the fears of the American public — who aren’t likely to be reading commentaries on the upcoming Supreme Court term but are voting soon — was the Democrats’ only play.

AUDIO: Erika Bachiochi on NPR’s “On Point” to discuss Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court Nomination

On October 12, 2020, EPPC Visiting Fellow Erika Bachiochi appeared on NPR’s “On Point” segment to discuss what Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination means for women’s rights and “modern feminism.”