Acton Institute Powerblog

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.

Supreme Court upholds employers’ right to require arbitration to settle workplace disputes
Josh Gerstein, Politico

A sharply divided Supreme Court on Monday upheld the right of employers to require employees to use private arbitration to resolve workplace disputes.

Bishops: Kansas, Oklahoma ‘keeping kids first’ with conscience rights law
Catholic News Service

Kansas and Oklahoma “are keeping kids first” by enacting laws protecting the conscience rights of adoption and foster care providers, said the chairmen of three U.S. bishops’ committees May 18.

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).