PowerLinks 06.16.15
Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 06.16.15

800 Years On, Why Magna Carta Still Matters
Brendan O’Neill, Spiked Online

The document that built a ‘brazen wall’ to guard the individual from the state.

Trying to Solve the Global Warming Problem Could Have Effects on the Hunger Problem
Monica Joshi, Big Think

A new study has found for the first time that efforts to keep global temperatures in check might likely lead to more people going hungry due to their effects on food production.

Do Conservative Christians Care About the Poor?
Bryan Ballas, Juicy Ecumenism

You can be as kind and loving to others as humanly possible, but it will do nothing to change the mind of someone who only wants to see the negative in you.

No, Conservatives Don’t Suddenly Hate Free Trade
Bryan Riley, The Daily Signal

The debate over the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) bill backed by President Obama, House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has turned into a debate over just about anything except free trade.

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).