Alex Tokarev

Alex is a former WORLD contributor.

Religion in politics

Campaign 2012
by Alex Tokarev
Posted 4/04/12, 02:09 pm

The late Dr. D. James Kennedy was approached once by a fellow believer who questioned the pastor's call for Christians to enter government and transform secular culture: "Politics is such a dirty business, shouldn't we stay out to avoid temptations?" Dr. Kennedy answered with his own question: "Do think that you, the Church, and the nation will be better off if Christians abandon the governing of our society into the hands of atheists and moral relativists?" Politics needs the salt and light of Christ's message as much as any other area of our lives.

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How to lower gasoline prices (and fix everything else)

Economy
by Alex Tokarev
Posted 3/28/12, 02:31 pm

"The recent rise in gasoline prices around the country is yet another example of why democratic control over the commanding heights of the economy is the only way forward for working people," writes John Peterson at the Socialist Appeal website. Economic troubles bring Keynesians and Marxists to the surface as surely as the rain brings up earthworms.

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Keynesian ideas come home to roost

Economy
by Alex Tokarev
Posted 3/21/12, 01:36 pm

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