Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 08.01.19

Helping the Needy: What’s the Christian Thing to Do?
Lawrence W. Reed, FEE

Would Jesus, his apostles, or anyone of authority in the early Church approve of socialism?

Elizabeth Warren threatens a lose-lose US trade policy
Oliver Wiseman, CapX

By toxifying protectionism, it looks like the President has detoxified trade.

The New Conservative Housing Push
Salim Furth, National Review

Donald Trump, Todd Young, and Ben Carson have all taken leadership roles in calling for less regulation of housing markets.

What is the U.S. Government Doing to Combat Human Trafficking?

In 2017, Departments of State and Labor and the U.S. Agency for International Development managed a total of 120 international counter-human-trafficking projects across more than 40 different countries.

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).