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Duke Campaign Stop 2016

Campaign Stop 2016: A Duke University Election Forum

A Site for Scholarly Commentary, Debate and Media Resources for the 2016 Election

National Issues

Modern-Day Usury

“It’s very expensive to be poor in contemporary America,” says Luke Bretherton, professor of theological ethics at Duke Divinity School. One reason? Usury, an ancient word for the current practice of charging exorbitant interest rates.

Campaign Stop 2016