Tag Archive: social justice

How Meeting the Pope Hurts Obama’s Income Inequality Campaign

pope

Earlier this week, President Obama met with Pope Francis for the first time at the Vatican. The historical meeting garnished a lot of press, with many of the news headlines describing a kinship between the two men, specifically in the area of one of the president’s favorite campaign topics: Income inequality. ABC’s Jonathan Karl reported…

It’s NOT the Economy Stupid, It’s Theology

Religion and Money

What if a panel of the top 100 economists in America went to Barack Obama and said:  “Raising taxes on the so-called rich is not a good idea.  Not now, anyway.  The money you would get from them will not put a dent in the defict … and it won’t stimulate the economy.  In fact,…