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Friendliness Is an Economic Revolution
Nathan Keeble, FEE

We’ve lived like this so long most people’s reaction is no longer one of amazement when these things happen.

Are Americans Enamored with the Wrong Kinds of Entrepreneurs?
Roger L. Martin, Harvard Business Review

Americans adore entrepreneurs. In every poll that I have seen, entrepreneurs are held in high esteem even as big business is generally viewed with disdain. Why?

Muslim attacks on Christians are rising in Egypt
Sudarsan Raghavan, Washington Post

A “disturbing wave of radicalism” has deepened sectarian tensions, as community leaders and human rights activists say the smallest disagreements are setting off violence.

India Surprises with a Wealth Tax on the Black Market
Alex Tabarrok, Marginal Revolution

In a move to curb the black money menace, PM Narendra Modi declared that from midnight currency notes of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 denomination will not be legal tender.

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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).