PowerLinks – 12.07.12

Science Not Way to All Truth Wesley J. Smith, Human Exceptionalism There is a difference between “science” and “scientism.” Science is a very powerful method of gaining and applying knowledge. Egypt’s Draft Constitution: Religious Freedom Undermined Samuel Tadros, National Review Online Egypt’s Islamist president Mohamed Morsi’s latest constitutional declaration removing legal oversight and restraint on his powers has been met with a storm of controversy and protests. Continue Reading...

‘Mary Tyler’ Star: We Need Moore Taxes on the Rich

Celebrated fiscal policy scholar Ed Asner, best known for pretending to be a television news producer on the 1970’s classic sit-com The Mary Tyler Moore Show, is the narrator of a new “educational” cartoon produced by a Teachers Union in California called “Tax the Rich.” Where to begin! Continue Reading...

The FAQs: The Fiscal Cliff Proposals

Now that we know what the fiscal cliff is all about, what are the plans for dealing with it? Below are the four approaches that have been proposed: The Democrats’ Plan Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner offered the White House’s fiscal cliff proposal to Republicans in the last week of November. Continue Reading...

PBS to Air ‘First Freedom: The Fight for Religious Liberty’

Groberg Films has produced “First Freedom: the Fight for Religious Liberty”, which will be airing on local PBS stations during the month of December. The film is described as portraying the “radical” break America’s Founding Fathers made from religion-by-law to a society that depended upon the morality of its citizenry. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks – 12.06.12

Christian Groups Join To Support Tech-Savvy Professionals William Bigelow, Breitbart.com There is a growing Christian tech-savvy population that is looking to join with like-minded Christians to promote their businesses. Q&A: Why marriage may be the strongest antidote to child poverty New Jersey Star-Ledger We tell kids not to drop out of school because they’ll be trapped in a life of poverty — but say nothing about other crucial choices, such as marriage. Continue Reading...

Integrating Evangelism and Social Action Across Culture

In the recent issue of Reject Apathy, an off-shoot publication of RELEVANT Magazine, Tim Hoiland explores what he believes to be a tension between “serving justice” and “saving souls”: This [young] generation’s passion for justice is, without doubt, something to celebrate. Continue Reading...
Reject Apathy, RELEVANT Magazine, Tim Hoiland, Is Justice Enough