PowerLinks 05.10.16
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PowerLinks 05.10.16

The Poverty of Liberal Economics
Adrian Walker, The Imaginative Conservative

Instead of delivering economic freedom tout court, liberal economics delivers a certain, liberal form of economic freedom—one that, as we will see below, is actually an unfreedom.

How Capitalism Took Over Sports Movies
Mike Miley, The Atlantic

In popular culture, businessmen and managers have ousted teams and players as dramatic heroes.

The inequality that matters most (hint: it’s not income)
Allison Schrager, Quartz

Income inequality in the US has increased in the last few decades, but inequality and well being are different

How Local Churches Anger The Gods Of Government
Douglas E. Baker, The Federalist

Secular liberals insist separating church and state ultimately means an impossible separation of religion and politics—and this zealous belief is eroding American freedom.

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).