Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 04.11.17

Nigeria Needs Trade as Much as it Needs Food
Tirzah Duren, FEE

In a country of over 170 million people, there are fewer than 5,000 tractors.

Why Corruption Is an Urgent Justice Issue
Dorcas Cheng-tozun, Christianity Today

While living abroad, I discovered the corrosive effects of corruption and the suffering it causes.

Prospective Trump executive order on trade could lead to new tariffs
Peter Weber, The Week

President Trump and his advisers are working on a new executive order on trade that could lead to new import duties on foreign-made goods like steel, aluminum, and appliances.

The Deeper Scandal of That Brutal United Video
Derek Thompson, The Atlantic

The footage is shocking. So is the law.

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).