PowerLinks 04.28.15
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PowerLinks 04.28.15

Are Liberals Finally Rallying to Save Liberty?
Mike Gonzalez, The Daily Signal

The incipient revolt against the tactics prescribed by Saul Alinsky (if that is what it is) is taking place regarding my colleague Ryan Anderson, The Heritage Foundation’s William E. Simon fellow and lead researcher on marriage.

Dependency, Work Incentives, And The Growing Welfare State
Daniel J. Mitchell, The Federalist

Our current welfare system is bad for both poor people and taxpayers.

Judge proposes Oregon bakery pay $135,000 to lesbian couple
Steven Dubois, Associated Press

An administrative law judge proposed Friday that the owners of a suburban Portland bakery pay $135,000 to a lesbian couple who were refused service more than two years ago.

Why America’s prison rape endemic is everyone’s problem
Emily L. Hauser, The Week

The facts are appalling. The Bureau of Justice Statistics has found that in 2011 alone, some 200,000 people were sexually victimized in the American prison system.

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).