PowerLinks 04.13.16
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PowerLinks 04.13.16

Meet The Most Influential Poverty Fighter You’ve Never Heard Of
NPR

He was an accountant for Big Oil. Then came the cyclone of 1970. Sir Fazle Hasan Abed found a new calling — and came up with an idea that could be key to ending extreme poverty.

Canada Won’t Take Some Immigrants with Disabled Children, because of Single Payer
Jason Kuznicki, FEE

It remains for Canadians to decide what Canadians can afford, but it does somewhat beggar belief that that the Canadian system of single-payer healthcare will sink or swim on this particular margin.

The Crony Capitalists of Craft Beer
Jacob Grier, Reason.com

How independent breweries are mooching off state subsidies.

The Christian militia fighting IS
BBC

The anti-IS militia who say Jesus is their inspiration.

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).