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  • The growth of the world’s middle class may be the greatest story of our age

    29 agosto 2018, di Ben.johnson
    The growth of the world’s middle class may be the greatest story of our age A woman who woke up from a thirty-year coma in 2018 would be forgiven if she looked around and came to believe our world is falling apart. Cable news and social media are a steady drumbeat of negativity. There is a (...)
  • John McCain, the Hanoi Hilton, and public virtue

    29 agosto 2018, di Frank.holub
    John McCain, the Hanoi Hilton, and public virtue Sen. John McCain, who passed away on Saturday, is undeniably the most famous prisoner of war held captive and tortured by the North Vietnamese. McCain was one of 591 Americans returned by North Vietnam over several months during “Operation (...)
  • Spain learns investing in anti-Western regimes has a cost

    28 agosto 2018, di Ben.johnson
    Spain learns investing in anti-Western regimes has a cost Spain has significantly invested in Turkey’s public debt. Now, an economic downturn may be the price my nation pays for partnering with a nation demonstrating its progressively intensifying contempt for Western values. Earlier this (...)
  • The church that lives by the State shall die by the State

    27 agosto 2018, di Ben.johnson
    The church that lives by the State shall die by the State In all the articles about last week’s 50th anniversary of the Soviet invasion of Prague, few took note of one of its enduring scars: widespread atheism. Some may be surprised to learn that the Czech people are the most irreligious people (...)
  • A Conversation with John C. Kennedy

    23 agosto 2018, di sara.aldworth
    A Conversation with John C. Kennedy sara.aldworth August 23, 2018 - 3:21pm Start Date Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:00 Introduction Text John C. Kennedy has served as the president and CEO of Autocam Corporation since 1988 when he purchased the company. Today, Autocam Corporation boasts more than $280 (...)
  • Book review: ‘Adam Smith: What He Thought, and Why It Matters’ by Jesse Norman

    23 agosto 2018, di Ben.johnson
    Book review: ‘Adam Smith: What He Thought, and Why It Matters’ by Jesse Norman Almost two centuries ago, an angry man sat down to write an essay expressing deeply held thoughts and prejudices. His subject was Desdemona, wife of the Moor Othello, who murders her in the final act of Shakespeare’s (...)
  • Christians and Muslims have reason to agree: Mustafa Akyol

    22 agosto 2018, di Ben.johnson
    Christians and Muslims have reason to agree: Mustafa Akyol The West flourished by developing a synthesis of morality informed by faith, rationality shaped by classical philosophy, and the rule of law. Some Christians and Muslims see faith and reason as opposed – but theological schools of both (...)
  • Acton on Tap: Was Jesus a Socialist?

    22 agosto 2018, di cali.beyer
    Acton on Tap: Was Jesus a Socialist? cali.beyer August 22, 2018 - 11:36am Start Date Thu, 10/25/2018 - 18:00 Introduction Text On June 16, 1992, London's Daily Telegraph reported this astonishingly bold remark by former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev: "Jesus was the first socialist, the first (...)
  • Toward a Free and Virtuous Society: Technology and the Future of Work

    22 agosto 2018, di lois.rosinski
    Toward a Free and Virtuous Society: Technology and the Future of Work lois.rosinski August 22, 2018 - 11:16am Start Date Thu, 11/01/2018 - 16:00 Introduction Text Self-driving cars. Smart home technology. Connected health devices. The fourth industrial revolution is already well underway – but (...)
  • The Prague Spring, 50 years later

    21 agosto 2018, di Ben.johnson
    The Prague Spring, 50 years later On this date in 1968, armies of the Warsaw Pact invaded Czechoslovakia out of fear that the tiny nation might liberate itself from the yoke of Communism. A nascent liberation had begun in the cultural, religious, and social life of the country, if not its (...)

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