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Dollars and Sense: Are jobless claims bottoming out?

By Warren Cole Smith
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Money | A CEO resignation. The CEO of Angie’s List resigned last week, and there’s a story there. Bill Oesterle had been a co-founder and president of Angie’s…

Selma plus 50

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Race Issues | As President Obama marched last weekend in Selma, Ala., along with others commemorating that seminal civil rights demonstration, it became clear that the time…

Dollars and Sense: Stop worrying about jobs, start watching inflation

By Warren Cole Smith
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Money | Focus on jobs. Once a month we have a week during which we get a lot of employment related data, and last week was that week for March. On Wednesday, payroll…

Headscarf case offers religious liberty cover

By Emily Belz
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Supreme Court | The high court seems likely to rule against Abercrombie & Fitch and in favor of religious accommodation

Gov. Mike Pence: National government is not the nation

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Campaign 2016 | INDIANAPOLIS—If success at the state level were enough to recommend someone for president of the United States, Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana would be among…

Chicago approves $13 minimum wage

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Jobs | Ordinance adopted Tuesday makes city the latest to order businesses to pay far more than the federal wage limit

Web Reads: Why do we give our cast-offs to the poor?

By Susan Olasky
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Newsworthy | Selfish giving. In the relief and development world, the acronym SWEDOW (Stuff We Don’t Want) has come to stand for the practice of giving our cast-off…

Designing furniture with a purpose

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Ministry | INDIANAPOLIS—Businessman David Palmer wants to take workers who used to be homeless to the next level in the furniture business. Purposeful Design, which…

What the river speaks

What the river speaks

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Cities | The danger of a once-productive waterfront—and nation—going idle

Would mandatory maternity leave hinder workplace equality?

Would mandatory maternity leave hinder workplace equality?

By Kiley Crossland
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Jobs | President Barack Obama continued to push for national paid maternity leave in a speech this week, but he hasn’t proposed any plans to achieve it. While his…

The shell game

The shell game

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Economy | Last week’s announcement that the U.S. economy reached a milestone in May, restoring job losses to December 2007 levels (yippee!), reminds me of an incident…

Slavery, Jim Crow, and McDonald’s

By La Shawn Barber
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Business | The Rev. William Barber, president of the North Carolina NAACP, penned an article earlier this week in which he analogized the post–Civil War Reconstruction…

 
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