PowerLinks 11.04.15
Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 11.04.15

Outdated Regulations Keep These Entrepreneurial Women From Starting Their Own Businesses
Carrie Sheffield, Opportunity Lives

Bell’s plight is part of a nationwide problem: onerous occupational licensing, which Opportunity Lives has documented, is a problem in communities across the country, especially in communities of color and low-income areas.

America is full of high-earning poor people
Allison Schrager, Quartz

Do you earn a decent salary, but live paycheck-to-paycheck? If so, you are part of a growing segment of the American population: the income rich-ish and asset poor.

School Choice Is A Moral and Financial Imperative
Nick Gillespie & Justin Monticello , Reason.com

“Education is how people fulfill their humanity,” says school reformer Lisa Graham Keegan. “School choice meets that need precisely.”

The Cost Of Treating Troops As Free Labor Providers
Carl Forsling, Task & Purpose

Far too many leaders come at any problem with the assumption that labor is free.

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).