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Global Christian persecution is worsening while American churches slumber
David Curry, USA Today

The American church is feeding itself to death as the worldwide church is being murdered.

The FAQs: Supreme Court Issues Ruling in ‘Peace Cross’ Case
Joe Carter, TGC

This Supreme Court ruling is a victory for religious liberty—though the faith that won is a denuded civil religion.

Facebook’s Libra could serve the underserved
Sarit Markovich, The Hill

The world does not need another cryptocurrency. Rather, as a digital or virtual currency, Libra is similar to China’s WeChat Pay and Alipay. But Facebook’s global reach means Libra has the potential to become a global ecosystem for underserved consumers.

As U.S. Steel Slows Production, It’s Time To Stop Pretending Tariffs Work
Eric Bohm, Reason

The biggest American steelmaker says there has been reduced demand for their products in recent months, probably because they raised prices after Trump slapped tariffs on foreign steel.

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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).