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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Betsy DeVos speaks in Grand Rapids, protesters gather outsideof DeVos Place Wednesday where the Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was the k
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
of DeVos Place Wednesday where the Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was the keynote speaker at the annual dinner for the Acton Institute. Many people we spoke to outside were upset with what they see as her lack of support for the public school... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Daniel Mahoney on the Bolshevik Revolution; Upstream on Blade Runner 2049On this episode of Radio Free Acton, John Couretas, Director of Communications
Acton Commentary / Posted 3 days ago
On this episode of Radio Free Acton, John Couretas, Director of Communications at the Acton Institute, speaks with Daniel J. Mahoney, Professor of Political Science at Assumption College, on the 100th anniversary of the Bolshevik Revolution. Then, on... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Kuyper the anti-revolutionarysphere today. This new translation of Our Program, created in partnership with
Acton Commentary / Posted 11 days ago
sphere today. This new translation of Our Program, created in partnership with the Kuyper Translation Society and the Acton Institute, is part of a major series of new translations of Kuyper's most important writings. The Abraham Kuyper... Read more
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Acton Commentary
No, it’s not absurd for conservatives to worry about socialismMichael Novak and his understanding of capitalism. In the compilation, Michael
Acton Commentary / Posted 17 days ago
Michael Novak and his understanding of capitalism. In the compilation, Michael Matheson Miller, research fellow at the Acton Institute, writes that Reno’s view of Michael Novak is an inaccurate “caricature” and “misses the point.” Reno was... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Tom Lindsay on the future of higher education in America; Upstream on The Devil and Father AmorthOn this week’s episode of Radio Free Acton, Paul Bonicelli, director of program
Acton Commentary / Posted 17 days ago
On this week’s episode of Radio Free Acton, Paul Bonicelli, director of programs and education at the Acton Institute talks about Acton’s upcoming Education & Freedom conference and the future of education in America with Tom Lindsay, director of the... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Lord Acton on conscience: The light of freedomin Antiquity”). “For Acton, freedom is part of human essence,” writes Lopes, w
Acton Commentary / Posted 22 days ago
in Antiquity”). “For Acton, freedom is part of human essence,” writes Lopes, who just concluded an internship with the Acton Institute in Grand Rapids. “In this sense, for him, ‘absolute power demoralizes,’ because it inhibits the free exercise... Read more
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Acton Commentary
From mendicants to merchants: The monastic embrace of enterprisereasons,” writes Lindsey Wilbur in a new essay for Religion & Liberty Transatla
Acton Commentary / Posted 24 days ago
reasons,” writes Lindsey Wilbur in a new essay for Religion & Liberty Transatlantic. Wilbur, a former intern at the Acton Institute who works with the institute’s Rome office, Istituto Acton, traces this fascinating history from the... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Samuel Gregg on Germany’s populist surgeAngela Merkel has been re-elected to serve for a fourth term, but many are left
Acton Commentary / Posted 25 days ago
Angela Merkel has been re-elected to serve for a fourth term, but many are left angered, says director of research at the Acton Institute, Samuel Gregg. In an article titled Germany Revolts, Gregg describes Chancellor Merkel’s party as being... Read more

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