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30 Public Universities Adopt More Christian-Friendly Policies After Legal Group’s Campaign
Alex Murashko, Christian Post

A legal effort by the faith-based organization Alliance Defending Freedom launched last year has resulted in 30 of the nation’s public universities and colleges changing their policies to ensure that students’ First-Amendment freedoms are protected, including Christian students’ right to free speech and choice of leadership.

The Idea of a Catholic Society
James Kalb, Catholic World Report

What would it mean for society and its institutions, including government, to become Catholic?

Religious liberty is ‘endangered,’ warns Hispanic Christian leader
Adelaide Mena, Catholic News Agency

Current threats to religious freedom in the United States demand that people of faith speak out in defense of their fundamental rights, said Rev. Samuel Rodriguez.

Dissolve USAID and Revamp Foreign Aid
Michael Rubin, Commentary

Foreign aid may represent less than one percent of the federal budget, but that alone is not justification for waste.

Joe Carter Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).