Scripture Guide, Part 4: On Corruption and the Exploitation of Workers

Time and again the Bible makes clear that what God demands and takes pleasure in is not acts of piety and the scrupulous following of purity codes. Instead, God asks His followers to witness love through our actions and the policies we enact in government, business, and all other institutions. [Read more…]

Lilly Ledbetter, America’s Persistent Widow

On January 28th, President Obama signed his first bill into law, the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act.   Lilly Ledbetter began working at the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in 1979 and discovered 19 years later that her male colleagues were being paid significantly more than her (from $559 to $1509 more per month). In [Read More…]