Haitian Economics

Image by United Nations Development Programme via Flickr With the relief effort in Haiti well underway, I think it’s a good idea for us to remember that things in Haiti were pretty terrible before the earthquake, and to consider the reasons why. Big Government pretty well sums it up with a headline: “Earthquakes Don’t Kill Haitians–Underdevelopment Does.”  Rich countries have More …

Waiter, One Blown Mind Please

Good morning!  Care for a little brain-scrambling Christian philosophy (courtesy of the good folks at the Prosblogion) with your morning joe?  Well, put down your Family Circus and your sudoku, and pick up some of this: Transworld Depravity (TWD) is the thesis that possibly every feasibleworld with significantly free agents contains moral evil. I will offeran argument, assuming Molinism [well, More …