Many corporations are boosting pay or health protections for workers in the pandemic – or are facing criticism if they don’t.

When 181 CEOs at the Business Roundtable’s revised their view of a corporation’s purpose, it reflected social changes since the Great Recession.

Free-market ideas grew in a religious and moral soil. We need to replant them there. Over the last 30 years, we have witnessed the most significant movement out of poverty in human history. If this trend continues, we will see extreme poverty almost completely eradicated in the 21st century, according to a 2008 report from the World Bank. This historic economic movement was not the result of government programs, the United Nations’ national debt forgiveness, or even Christian charity. It was brought about by the spread of economic freedom and capitalism. Economic freedom is important because it affects nearly every…