Please join us for a book launch event and panel discussion on poverty, theology, and economics with contributors to a compelling new volume from the Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics, “For the Least of These.” Attendees will receive a complimentary copy.
Our panelists will consider promising, on-the-ground interventions and offer recommendations aimed at helping American communities and individuals better support youth who are disconnected from their biological parents.
Fifty years ago today, Lyndon B. Johnson stood before the U.S. Congress and, in his State of the Union address, declared, “This administration today, here and now, declares unconditional war on poverty in America.”
Harvard University released the results of a new national poll this week, examining the latest attitudes of 18- to 29-year-olds on matters of political economy. The big surprise is that Millennials overwhelmingly disapprove of Obamacare.
At this event, Mary Eberstadt, Nick Schulz, and W. Bradford Wilcox will discuss these and other changes in America’s family structure over the last half-century, in the process examining important economic and cultural consequences on the horizon.
The new Economic Values Survey, recently published by the Brookings Institution and the Public Religion Research Institute, has been lighting up the blogosphere this week—with many pundits singing just one tune.
Rather than focusing primarily on questions about the Right and Left, Jim Wallis’s new book, "On God’s Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn’t Learned About Serving the Common Good," asks readers to “go deeper” and to recall the ancient religious commitment to the common good.