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Critics urge grace after World Vision reversal

By Jamie Dean
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Religion | But questions remain over the organization’s massive, two-day shift on same-sex marriage

Web Reads: Mourning with China’s orphaned parents

By Susan Olasky
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Newsworthy | When an only child dies. What does China’s one-child policy have to do with the disappearance of Flight 370? For many Chinese parents it means the death of…

World Vision reverses gay marriage decision

By Jamie Dean
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Religion | Board member says the organization never meant to undermine the authority of Scripture

Poverty-fighting myth vs. reality

Poverty-fighting myth vs. reality

By Marvin Olasky
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Poverty | High waves this week on The Atlantic ’s website: Writer Mike Konczal has an article headlined, “The Conservative Myth of a Social Safety Net Built on…

World Vision supporters bemoan new gay hiring policy

By Andrew Branch
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Religion | International poverty ministry World Vision announced Monday that its American branch will allow the hiring of people in same-sex marriages who profess to be…

Fighting international poverty: From problem-listing to asset-counting

By Marvin Olasky
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Q&A | Here’s a further extension of the Q&A with Andy Crouch found in the March 22 issue of WORLD magazine. (See also “Bursting out all over: God’s…

Breaking down Obama’s pet project to help minority men

By Andrew Branch
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Poverty | Don’t jump on board just yet, say conservatives who are skeptical about President Barack Obama’s initiative to reverse underachievement among young black…

Sylvia Bolling’s infectious laugh

By Marvin Olasky
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Cities | One section of WORLD’s current cover story on Houston describes the career of poverty-fighting entrepreneur Sylvia Bolling. Much of what she’s learned…

From the land of no tomorrows

By Barnabas Piper
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Sports | “Where I come from there is no tomorrow, only today.” Hearing those words, you might think of an immigrant from a military state or someone who has known…

No headstone of his own

By Emily Belz
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Homelessness | What happens to a homeless person when he dies on the street?

Web Reads: All that glitters and rich-world vanity

By Susan Olasky
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Newsworthy | Gold rush. A short video takes viewers inside the gold vault of the Bank of England. The scientist/host Martyn Poliakoff has a great voice, big hair, and a…

Senate approves farm bill conservatives call a ‘monument to dysfunction’

By Andrew Branch
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Government | Congress has given its final approval to a sweeping five-year farm bill that makes minor food stamp adjustments and continues to provide subsidies for…

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