Top 10 Worst Companies in CEO-to-Worker Salary Ratio: You Probably Use Them All

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Organized labor has seen better days. Plagued by political corruption, changing economic realities, and poor leadership, labor has been weakening for decades. American Christians seem no different from the rest of Americans who are either ambivalent or even happy about this reality, but healthy labor organizations are essential to our society. Their failure–no matter who is to [Read More...]

Malcolm Gladwell: The Most Obscene Thing Ever Said on Wall Street

Cue the Gladwell haters… Happy Friday everyone! [Read more...]

Poverty, Inequality are Symptoms of a Fundamental Problem: We Want to Live Without Limits


Do a Google Image search for the phrase “No Limits” and see how many of the hits are from churches promoting a sermon series by that title. That’ll tell you how far off the church is on one of the most important problems plaguing our contemporary culture. It seems as though we’ve reached a tipping [Read More...]

Does Income Inequality Undermine Marriage?

I’ve been beating the income inequality drum for quite some time now. The  one of the most unnerving developments in the history of our society. Income inequality will destabilize even the most resilient society, and it nearly always leads to corruption (see Citizens United). I read an editorial in the Chicago Tribune this morning that [Read More...]

Bill Moyers Tees Off on “The United States of Inequality”

  “If there was a class war… my class won.” – Warren Buffett Bill Moyers’ video essay, “The United States of Inequality” is a pretty interesting take. I am becoming increasingly convinced that the biggest threat our society faces is not the debt, climate change, North Korea, Islamic fundamentalism, or global terrorism. It is the [Read More...]