Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 10.24.18

A Universally Bad Idea
Andy Kessler, Wall Street Journal

Silicon Valley titans push the Marxist-Leninist nonsense of a guaranteed income.

Remembering Solzhenitsyn: Observations on the Gospel, Socialism, and Power
Lawrence W. Reed, FEE

His prolific contributions to Russian literature earned him a Nobel Prize, while his bravery on behalf of freedom gained him the gratitude of oppressed peoples everywhere.

Pennsylvania nuns ask Supreme Court to uphold its religious rights
Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service

The Adorers of the Blood of Christ have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether their religious freedom rights were violated by the construction and pending use of a natural gas pipeline through its land.

From the Great Recession to the Great Divide: Business and Economics in the Last Decade
Kelly Hanlon, Public Discourse

Americans today are anxious—not just financially, but socially. We despair even though we are materially better off than at any other time in human history. What happened? How did we get here?

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).