Food Aid Feeds Conflict and Dependence
Tirzah Duren, FEE
Spending more on aid is only a positive if current programs are working, which they are not.
Stop loan sharks with fair lending options, frugal lifestyles, pope says
Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service
Usury is a grave sin that must be fought by building more just and humane economic and financial systems as well as by teaching people to live within their means, Pope Francis said.
In a last-ditch effort to dismantle Philadelphia’s new soda tax, opponents—led by the soda industry—are taking their lawsuit to the highest level of a state’s judiciary.
Rent Control Needs Retirement, Not a Comeback
Megan McArdle, Bloomberg View
The definition of policy insanity is to repeat the same mistake and hope for a different, better outcome.