Author Archives: Jim Kraai

Post Scarcity Series, Part II: The Exponential Age

By the law of our nature which makes food necessary to the life of man, the effects of these two unequal powers must be kept equal. This implies a strong and constantly…

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Post Scarcity Series, Part I

Thus for the first time since his creation man will be faced with his real, his permanent problem—how to use his freedom from pressing economic cares, how to occupy the leisure, which…

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Should Christians be “All In” for the Minimum Wage Increases?

Recently, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) produced a report on the “Characteristics of Minimum Wage Workers” for 2014. Of all 77.2 million hourly workers, less than one in twenty-five earns the…

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Are “Sweatshops” Moral in Business?

Recently, our small church group was discussing the issue of global poverty and the existence of sweatshops in third world countries.  During the discussion the leader stated that the corporate use of…

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