PowerLinks 02.22.16
Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 02.22.16

Who Has the Power? Lessons from ‘Poverty, Inc.’
Baylee Molloy, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics

I recently watched a compelling documentary film called Poverty, Inc. by Michael Matheson Miller. Poverty, Inc. challenges the current institutional mechanisms of today’s foreign aid and development system.

Bitcoin could help cut power bills

The technology behind the Bitcoin virtual currency could help cut electricity bills, suggests research.

5 facts about the Supreme Court
Bruce Drake, Pew Research

The death of Justice Antonin Scalia has set off another of those battles. As President Barack Obama prepares to face off with a Republican-controlled Senate, here are five facts on how Americans view the Supreme Court.

Why Thatcher Matters—More Than Ever
David Frum, The Atlantic

Charles Moore’s biography charts a path forward for modern conservatives.

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).