Joe Carter

Joe Carter

Adjunct Professor
Patrick Henry College

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).

Blog Posts

What standard should we use to judge school choice?

“Perhaps the voucher movement ought to be called the ‘Make schools accountable to parents’ movement.” – Arnold Kling

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Would you give up the Internet for a million dollars?

Would you give up air travel for $100,000? What about foregoing automotive travel for $500,000? Why or why not?

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How defending capitalism is like recycling

Recycling is one example of an action that we take in the present to benefit a group in the future.

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Why Doug (like other low-income Americans) doesn’t trust authority

I’ll take “Best nuanced commentary on contemporary American politics” for $500.

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The co-bots are coming to fast food factories

“We’re going to need to see your birth certificate,” the manager said, making a notation on my employment application, “But you’re hired. Show up a 10 a.m. on Thursday for…

Explainer: What You Should Know About NAFTA

Here is what you should know about NAFTA, the perennially controversial trade agreement

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Why Chairs Are Cheap and EpiPens Are Expensive

Imagine that the government creates the Furniture and Desk Association, an agency which declares that only IKEA is allowed to sell chairs.

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