The Odd Couple Fighting Against Predatory Payday Lending
Sean McElwee, The Atlantic
In South Dakota, a conservative pastor and an openly gay former Obama campaign staffer have teamed up to battle an exploitative industry.
Great Political Ideas are Sustained by Great Religious Ideas
Dale Ahlquist, Crisis Magazine
One persistent fanaticism that prevents unity is the idea that you cannot mix politics and religion. But as a matter of fact, you cannot help mixing them.
What sustainability and religious freedom have in common
Sen. James Lankford, Washington Examiner
Protecting corporate conscience acknowledges that behind a company name, individuals with their own identities, perspectives, freedoms and convictions are making decisions that affect real people — owners, employees, customers and the community.
Fast-Food Ban in L.A. Fails to Curb Obesity
Natalie Shoemaker, Big Think
The RAND Corporation, a non-profit research group, has seen first-hand that eliminating one aspect of the problem does not stop an issue from growing.