Occasional Links 50

International Development:

1) Is there such a thing as ethical coffee?

2) The Wilson Quarterly on the Millennium Villages Project.

3) Vanity Fair‘s Africa Issue: Jeffrey Sach’s $200 Billion Dream & Bono’s (Red) Dream.

4) How Bono made Africa the focus of several Vanity Fair covers.

5) Design for the other 90% at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

Politics & Economics:

6) The New York Times: Redefining liberalism.

7) The economics of laziness: Why a socialist society would produce a flowering of universal creativity.

Progressive Christianity:

8) The legacy of the “Social Gospel” – 100 years later.

9) Christianity Today: Christian Colleges’ Green Revolution.


10) The art of letting go.