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Rev. Ben Johnson
Rev. Ben Johnson is Senior Editor at the Acton Institute.
Recent Articles by Rev. Ben Johnson
March 24, 2017
Has Brexit ended bank-bashing?
In 2012, François Hollande ran for president of France by saying , “My true enemy … is the world of finance.” This month, the Socialist’s former economy minister, Emmanuel Macron, maintained
March 20, 2017
Explainer: What’s the difference between a free trade union and a customs union?
On Monday, Great Britain stood poised to enact Brexit with Her Majesty's blessing . UK Prime Minister Theresa May announced that her government would send the letter officially triggering
March 14, 2017
5 facts about the Brexit vote and Scottish independence
On Monday night, Parliament passed a bill allowing Prime Minister Theresa May to withdraw the United Kingdom from the European Union under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. On the same day,
March 10, 2017
Can you spare 12 minutes to learn the pillars of a free society?
Communicating the underlying pillars of a free and virtuous society is sometimes like describing the Kingdom of God: We can envision it, but detailing its operations to non-believers can be
March 8, 2017
Christian principles built - and should sustain - these transatlantic companies
As Easter approaches, who could imagine the holiday without Cadbury’s creme eggs (under the original recipe , at least)? Appropriately, the founding of Cadbury’s, whose invention has become