PowerLinks 04.11.16
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PowerLinks 04.11.16

The Panama Papers Actually Reflect Pretty Well on Capitalism
Megan McArdle, Bloomberg View

What we’ve seen from the papers so far is not so much an indictment of global capitalism as an indictment of countries that have weak institutions and a lot of corruption.

What if the Minimum Wage Increase Is a Fraud?
Andrew Napolitano, Reason.com

Politicians ignore the economic consequences of central planning and hope voters will reward them for it.

Can Bitcoin Be Used For Good?
The Atlantic

The cryptocurrency is a powerful tool for early adopters and middle-class entrepreneurs, but it may not provide the opportunities in the developing world that its advocates claim.

US Immigration Agency Returns ‘Freedom of Religion’ to Naturalization Exam
Philip Wegmann, The Daily Signal

Sen. James Lankford has made a small vocabulary victory that he believes will have a significant impact on religious liberty.

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).