PowerLinks 12.11.15
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PowerLinks 12.11.15

Chaldean bishop criticizes Obama administration
Todd Spangler, Detroit Free Press

Metro Detroit’s Bishop Kalabat says “shame” on Obama administration for not doing more for Christians and other displaced religious minorities in Syria and Iraq.

Shocker: Government Regulation of Internet Stifling Innovation
Opportunity Lives

When President Obama instructed the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to implement net neutrality rules, the administration promised it would lead to more fairness in cyberspace. Instead, net neutrality is crushing innovation by causing many companies to delay implementing new services.

The Indistinguishable Catholic Vote
Russell Shaw, RealClearReligion

With the election of a new president less than a year away, at least one thing about the outcome seems reasonably clear: whoever the winner turns out to be, a majority of the voters identifying themselves as Catholics will probably have voted for him or her.

Christian leaders want to meet with John Kerry before State Dept. genocide findings
Catholic News Service

A group of 30 Christian leaders, including Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl of Washington, has asked for a meeting with Secretary of State John Kerry in advance of the State Department’s declaration of genocides taking place around the world.

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).