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Organization Outlines Continued Efforts to Cut Poverty in Half
Originally Posted: 11/05/2013 - 11:21am | Type: Blog

Last week, Half in Ten released its third annual report on its commitment to and efforts toward U.S. poverty reduction. Last week, Half in Ten released its third annual report on ...

A Revolution of Rising Expectations
Originally Posted: 08/07/2013 - 9:38am | Type: Magazine Article

Duane Shank Dreams of a better life—and political corruption—spark rising protests around the world. THE PHRA ...

The Economics of Abundance
Originally Posted: 03/18/2013 - 9:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Vincent Miller Austerity budgets in hard economic times are bad economics - and questionable theology. AS THE ...

Austerity is Losing, But What's the Alternative?
Originally Posted: 05/08/2012 - 4:34pm | Type: Blog

All across the European continent (and yes, Britain too), proponents of austerity are losing the argument and facing the political consequences. It is a concept that brought many of them to power in the fallou ...

Missing Servant Leaders on Corporate Tax Responsibility
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

We're sorely missing the servant leadership of America's CEOs on matters of corporate taxation. We're sorely missing the servant leadership of America's CEOs o ...

A Flat Tax and 'the New Austerity,' or
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

At Europe Through the Back Door, our tour program just sold its 11,782nd seat for our 2011 season -- topping our best tour sales year ever (2007). At Europe Through the Back Doo ...

What Would Jesus Tax?
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 5:00pm | Type: Blog

In the face of state and federal budget cuts, many of us have been fasting and contemplating the question: "What would Jesus cut?" In light of tax day, however, we might equally contemplate: "Wh ...