Occasional Links 24

International Development:

1) My favorite soccer team’s most difficult challenge.

2) Microcredit is booming in India, but the loans don’t often pull people out of poverty.

3) Chinese sweatshops are getting better at concealing abuses.

Politics & Economics:

4) Charity’s Political Divide: Do Republications or Democrats give more to Charity?

5) The economics of altruism.

Progressive Christianity:

6) Mercy Ministries: Two Perspectives.

7) Liberal and Christian?

8) Kember: I will not testify against my kidnappers at trial.

Others:

9) Best Blogs of 2006 that you (maybe) aren’t reading.

10) The 10 most viewed Youtube videos of all time.