Michael Matheson Miller on Poverty, Inc
Russ Roberts, EconTalk
Michael Matheson Miller of the Acton Institute and the Director of the documentary Poverty, Inc., talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about his award-winning documentary on the barriers facing the poor around the world
It takes four days to officially start a business in New York—and 101 days in Sao Paulo
Ashley Rodriguez, Quartz
Starting a business is never easy. But the process of registering a company is much more difficult and time consuming in some countries around the world than in others.
Pope Francis urges world religions to fight extremism, fundamentalism
Inés San Martín, Crux
Pope Francis on Wednesday called on the world’s religions to join forces in the fight against fundamentalism and extremism, arguing instead for a focus on “positive values” such as the promotion of peace, care for the poor, and environmental protection.
Texas case sees religious liberty, home-school rules collide
Will Weissert, Associated Press
The Texas Supreme Court is hearing the case of an El Paso family that could shake up booming home-school ranks in Texas and beyond.