PowerLinks 04.21.15
Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 04.21.15

Indiana Is Now The Most Hostile State To Religious Freedom
Dennis Saffran, The Federalist

Indiana’s ‘fix’ to its religious-freedom law increases burdens on conscience rights its original religious-freedom law was designed to protect.

Gender pay gap narrows when fringe benefits are included
Andrew G. Biggs, AEI Ideas

If you look at men and women while controlling for these differences, and then include the fringe benefits their different jobs pay, you find that benefits lower the pay gap, not increase it.

What Africa Needs More Than Food Aid Or Democracy
Interview with Ken Mbnugua, The Gospel Coalition

There are millions of Africans attending churches where the only message they hear is the prosperity gospel.

Another Infuriating Crackdown on Sharing Food With the Homeless
Baylen Linnekin, Reason.com

San Antonio targets a good Samaritan, because rules are rules.

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).