World Youth Day to include focus on persecuted Christians
Ines San Martin, Crux
For most of those who’ve ever attended an international Catholic rally known as “World Youth Day”, the event is a spiritual adrenaline rush hard to top. For a full week, hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of young people from all over the world meet in one city to share and celebrate their faith.
A Legal Victory Against Obamacare—For Now
Matt Ford, The Atlantic
A federal judge in Washington, D.C., ruled against the Obama administration’s method of funding a major Affordable Care Act subsidy.
Chaldean archbishop doesn’t see Christians wiped out of Iraq
Dale Gavlak, Catholic News Service
Despite predictions that Christianity could be wiped out of his war-torn homeland within five years, an Iraqi Catholic cleric said he believes in God’s ultimate preservation.
Markets Are the Voice of the People
Steven Horwitz, FEE
The supporters of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders seem to believe that “establishment” politicians have stopped listening to “the people” and that their preferred candidate’s policies would reverse that trend. This is an old claim with a dark past.