The Changing Landscape of Work and the Worker

August 29, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Topic, Society

By Rose Stanley, originally posted at Huffington Post. When workplace flexibility first came to be during the 1970s in the United States, it was mostly known as “flex time”: adjusting one’s start and end times to primarily accommodate working parents dropping children off and picking them up from school or daycare. Other forms of workplace … Read More

Faith and the Faithful in U.S. Politics

August 16, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry, Society

Originally posted on Georgetown University’s Catholic Social Thought and Public Life. The place of faith and the roles of the faithful in U.S. politics are often misunderstood and neglected, generate confusion and conflict, and are changing and challenging both religious communities and political leaders and parties. This first of a series of three Dialogues offered … Read More

Faith and Politics in the Age of Trump

August 16, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry, Society

By Quardricos Bernard Driskell, originally posted on the Hill. Religion and politics: two topics you are not supposed to discuss in the public square. Yet, if one surfs cable television or navigates Youtube and social media, these windows into our public life quickly showcase politicians, mechanics and grade-school teachers all weighing in on the topic … Read More

Remaking America through the Arts

July 4, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry, Society

By: Kenyon Adams, originally posted on the Center for Faith & Work. Last fall I had the pleasure and honor of contributing to the National Arts Policy Roundtable, an inspired gathering engendered in the minds of Robert Redford and his friend Robert Lynch (President of Americans for the Arts). The roundtable was recently discussed in the … Read More

Vilifying Wall Street

July 4, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Topic, Society

By: Calvin Chin, originally posted on the Center for Faith & Work. Wall Street or what’s left of it remains the favorite bogey man for many spheres to pick on.  This New York Times article discusses Hollywood’s vilification of the finance industry. What caused the great financial crisis of 2008? Why is the unemployment rate high … Read More

Incubator & Bubble

June 28, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Topic, Society

By: Calvin Chin, originally posted at the Center for Faith & Work. Crains New York Business published an article about incubators fueling our local tech economy. Given our stagnant local and national economy, one should not criticize entities that try to support new companies in the name of job and wealth creation BUT can anyone who follows entrepreneurship … Read More