PowerLinks 04.03.15
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PowerLinks 04.03.15

Indiana Shows the Left Has No Concept of Freedom
Robert Tracinski, The Federalist

Much more important are the basic principles that are being invoked to argue against the Indiana law. These arguments set out to define religious freedom out of existence, and they end up defining all freedom out of existence.

Indiana ‘Fix’ on Religious Liberty Law Creates Bad Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Law
Ryan T. Anderson, The Daily Signal

At a press conference in the Indiana State House earlier this morning, Senate President Pro Tem David Long,R-Fort Wayne, and House Speaker Brian Bosma, R-Indianapolis, announced a proposed “fix” to their religious liberty law. The religious liberty law is good policy. It needs no “fix.”

Is the “inequality” issue a cover for something else?
Scott Sumner, EconLog

Consider the following thought experiment. The Democrats take control of Congress and the Presidency. With more than 60 seats in the Senate, they can do as they like. Do they go after the root cause of inequality in income?

The Future of World Religions: Population Growth Projections, 2010-2050
Pew Research

Why Muslims are rising fastest and the unaffiliated are shrinking as a share of the world’s population.

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).