Joe Carter is the online editor for First Things and an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. Carter, a fifteen-year Marine Corps veteran, previously served as the managing editor for the online magazine Culture11 and The East Texas Tribune. He has also served as the Director of Research and Rapid Response for the Mike Huckabee for President campaign, as a director of communications for the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity, and as director of online communications for Family Research Council. He is the co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History’s Greatest Communicator.