Michigan Gets Flying Monkeys for $40 Million
Bruce Edward Walker, Mackinac Center
As reported this week in Michigan Capitol Confidential, Michigan taxpayers shelled out a cool $40 million in tax credits to the House of Mouse for the perceived benefits of filming the movie “Oz: The Great and Powerful” in our state.
Major US ecumenical organizations restructure
Church of the Brethren Newsline
Two long-standing ecumenical bodies in the United States–the National Council of Churches (NCC) and Church World Service (CWS)–have undergone restructuring and re-envisioning in recent months.
Innovation, Change, and Economic Growth: A Christian Economist’s Perspective
Anne Bradley, Institute for Faith, Work & Economics
Reading scripture as both a Christian and an economist, I am often struck by what I learn.
The Dangers of Egalitarianism in a Democracy
Louis Markos, The Imaginative Conservative
Radical egalitarianism leads to mob rule, which itself leads to tyranny. So it happened in Ancient Athens, and so might it happen in America today.