Why Should Christians Care About Government?
Mark Melton, Juicy Ecumenism
“God created war so that Americans would learn geography.” I really enjoy this Mark Twain quote. Sometimes it gets some chuckles, but the chuckles often turn into a tinge of sadness because there is some truth in it.
New article argues poverty not to blame for poor relative test scores
Angela Rachidi, AEI Ideas
An article in Education Next by Michael Petrilli and Brandon Wright of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute takes an important look at child poverty in America compared to other developed countries, and challenges the belief that high relative child poverty in the United States explains away poor academic performance compared to other countries.
Maine Liberals Reject $15 An Hour Minimum Wage
John Fund, The Corner
City voters rejected a proposed increase in the minimum wage to $15 an hour tonight by 58% to 42%.
12 Principles of Economic Wisdom
Darrell L. Bock and Greg Forster, Hendricks Center
In this episode, Darrell Bock and Greg Forster discuss theology and economics, focusing on twelve values of the Economic Wisdom Project.