PowerLinks 06.02.15
Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 06.02.15

North Carolina Protects Religious Rights In Same-Sex Marriage Debate
D.C. McAllister, The Federalist

The N.C. House passes a bill allowing magistrates to recuse themselves from performing same-sex marriages if they have a religious objection.

How Unleashing Competition Benefits Black And Hispanic Workers
Carrie Sheffield, Opportunity Lives

While society has certainly progressed beyond purposeful discrimination, in practice too often blacks and Hispanics are priced out of competition for government contracts.

Should It Be Illegal for Supermarkets to Waste Food?
Edward Delman, The Atlantic

An activist has made it so in France. Could he take his campaign global?

Why Do You Work?
Stephen Nichols, Ligonier Ministries

The psalmist wants us to make some connections between our work and issues of larger meaning. As we work, we reflect the work of God, the Creator.

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).