Books | UNDERSTANDING AMERICA: Our book of the year focuses on the war for work
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 11/20/18, 11:31 am
Factoring in government welfare payments, very few Americans lack food, shelter, and clothing—but what about purpose and productivity?
The Once and Future Worker by Oren Cass (Encounter) helps us understand America by pointing out a fundamental problem: trillions of dollars poured into low-income households to guarantee consumption, but very little to help those adults become productive.