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 06.02.15

North Carolina Protects Religious Rights In Same-Sex Marriage Debate D.C. McAllister, The Federalist The N.C. House passes a bill allowing magistrates to recuse themselves from performing same-sex marriages if they have a religious objection. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 06.01.15

The ‘Income Inequality’ Warriors Richard A. Epstein, The Federalist The critical political struggle of the 2016 presidential election may well be the redistribution of wealth. Predatory Lending is Theft Stephanie Summers, Comment Why it’s time for Christians to call for an end to payday loans. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 05.29.15

Feds Blackmail Virginia’s Largest School District Into Transgender Policy Dustin Siggins, The Federalist A case in Virginia demonstrates how far the Obama administration will go to force its sexual ideology—regardless of self-governance, local control, and childish innocence Is the U.S. Continue Reading...

How Reagan Attempted to Use Religious Freedom to Reshape Russia

Earlier this month I argued that the moral center and chief objective of American diplomacy should be the promotion of religious freedom. When a country protects religious liberty it must also, whether it intended to or not, recognize a host of other freedoms, such as the freedom of assembly, freedom of conscience, and freedom of speech. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 05.28.15

Should Washington set out to change religious beliefs? Richard W. Garnett, USA Today Well-intended bribes & nudges can damage freedom of faith as much as heavy handed tactics. Cronyism Doesn’t Just Infect Markets—It Infects Culture Michael A. Continue Reading...

Nature, Markets, and Human Creativity

Patriarch Bartholomew “Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in his statement for the 2015 World Water Day makes a number of assertions that, while inspired by morally good ideals, are morally and practically problematic,” says Rev. Continue Reading...