PowerLinks 03.13.15
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PowerLinks 03.13.15

ISIS destroys historical church in Mosul: Iraqi official
Daily Sabah

An Iraqi government official has accused the self-proclaimed Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) of destroying a historical church in Mosul early on Monday.

Government and Societal Action Critical for Fighting Human Trafficking
Emily Runge, The Daily Signal

“We can change all the laws we want—but until we change the attitudes and respect for human beings, all this work is for nothing,” said Cindy McCain, head of the McCain Institute’s Human Trafficking Advisory Council, at a recent panel discussion at The Heritage Foundation.

Millennials Want Economic Opportunity, Not Redistribution
Emily Weithman, The Federalist

Millennials are sick of being told to sacrifice our dreams and potential advancement for that of other people whom government picks.

Kenya’s Catholic Church to fight hunger by farming its vast land reserves
Fredrick Nzwili, Religion News Service

Drying livestock carcasses and anguished faces of hungry women and children have become a common feature here as droughts increase due to climate change.

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).