Mark and Doug are two Christian economists seeking to combine economics and theology in a fun, thoughtful, and inviting fashion. The name of the blog is a reference to Jesus' admonition to his disciples to be "wise as serpents and innocent as doves" (Matthew 10:16) when going forth into the world. We hope you join the conversation.
Monday, February 16, 2009
Enforcing Jim Crow
Jeff Jacoby has a concise but detailed recounting of the fact that Jim Crow laws in the segregated South were the creation of governments.