The Puritans Were Like ISIS?
Mark Tooley, Juicy Ecumenism
This week Yale Divinity School’s Miroslav Volf, in an interview with Religion News Service’s Jonathan Merritt, seems to compare America’s founders with ISIS.
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby left embarrassed by Canterbury Cathedral living wage blunder
Chris Pragnell, Kent Online
The Archbishop of Canterbury has admitted “embarrassment” over revelations that Canterbury Cathedral is offering jobs paying barely over the minimum wage. The Most Reverend Justin Welby waded into political debate last week by demanding a living wage for all workers of at least £7.85 per hour.
More Money Does Not Equal Better Public Schools
A. Barton Hinkle, Reason
The correlation between school spending and student achievement is far weaker than commonly thought.
Economic Freedom Is Not Enough for Human Flourishing
Elise Amyx, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics
Economic freedom is only one component of human flourishing. We should think about it as a prerequisite, a necessary foundation to society that makes human flourishing possible. We need to ask ourselves, once we have economic freedom, what do we do with it?