PowerLinks 12.01.15
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PowerLinks 12.01.15

Poll: Censorship More Popular Among Millennials
Joshua Gill, The Daily Signal

Forty percent of millennials believe the U.S. government should be able to censor speech that is considered offensive to minority groups, a new poll from Pew Research Center finds.

Young Greek women selling sex for the price of a sandwich, new study shows
Daniela Deane, Washington Post

Young Greek women are selling sex for the price of a sandwich as six years of painful austerity have pushed the European country to the financial brink, a new study showed Friday.

Bread for the World puts price tag on hunger: $160 billion in health care
Adelle M. Banks, Religion News Service

Hunger and food insecurity are so widespread in the United States they add $160 billion to national health care spending, according to a Christian advocacy group.

New Study Reveals Possible Wage Envy
Elise Daniel, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics

If you only needed $50 a day to live comfortably, would you be happier making $50 each day or $60? The answer might depend on how much your coworkers are making.

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).