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).

Posts by Joe Carter

PowerLinks 05.25.18

Why Young Americans Are Drawn to Socialism Steve Chapman, Reason.com They may take for granted the bounty capitalism has bestowed. Communist Party USA: That’s Right, We Really Don’t Believe In Free Speech John Sexton, Hot Air File this under least surprising story of the day. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 05.24.18

The Radical Self-Reliance of Black Homeschooling Melinda D. Anderson, The Atlantic Some black parents see teaching their own children as a way of protecting them from the racial disparities of the American education system. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 05.23.18

The Christian America Paradox Dan Mclaughlin, National Review Few things have contributed more to U.S. culture than Christianity, yet a free society means that the government can do little to maintain that heritage. Continue Reading...

The puzzle of economic growth

Note: This is post #79 in a weekly video series on basic economics. Why are some countries rich and others poor? There are various factors that interact in a dynamic and changing environment. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 05.22.18

Growing Up in a Progressive Utopia Konstantin Kisin, Quillette I grew up in one of the most progressive societies in the history of humanity. Finding Meaning in Modern America Clay Routledge, Institute for Family Studies Married individuals rated their partner, family, spirituality, and religion as more important to meaning than single individuals. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 05.19.18

Monday Capitalism was born in Iraq and Syria, not invented by Adam Smith Nima Sanandaji, CapX Adam Smith was not the first thinker to explain the role of labour and specialisation. Continue Reading...