Marvin Olasky

Marvin is editor in chief of WORLD News Group and the author of more than 20 books, including The Tragedy of American Compassion. His latest book is World View: Seeking Grace and Truth in Our Common Life. Follow Marvin on Twitter @MarvinOlasky.

Welfare reformation

| The same choice is before us: Bread and circuses, or Bible and work?
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 9/13/97, 12:00 am

When it comes to welfare, some reporters and politicians continue to offer hysterical rather than historical perspective. In Washington, anyone who remembers what happened two years ago is an expert, and someone who can describe what American life was like a century ago is a guru. But the welfare wars actually go back several thousand years, and there's a lot we can learn from past struggles.

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Down memory lane

| Starting a new chapter in WORLD history: Weekly year 'round
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 9/06/97, 12:00 am

Is it really five years and over 200 issues since managing editor Nick Eicher and I began working together on World, wondering whether there was any appetite out there for hard-hitting biblical journalism?

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A crazy idea

| The tragedy of American college education
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 8/23/97, 12:00 am

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