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Leadership Forum: Governor Mike Huckabee

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Governor Mike Huckabee, the 44th Governor of Arkansas, joined Hoover fellows for a Leadership Forum roundtable luncheon at the Hoover Institution on Thursday, March 26.  The Governor voiced his concerns about wage stagnation in the United States, which was followed by a thoughtful exchange discussing a wide range of possible policy solutions to address the issue.

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Simon Starow ("Miron Dolot") in 1960

Ukrainian History Collection Grows with Papers of Simon Starow ("Miron Dolot")

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Simon Starow, also known under his literary pseudonyms S. Starko and Miron Dolot, was a Ukrainian language instructor at the Army Language School at the Presidio in Monterey, California. He is better known by his pseudonym Miron Dolot, under which he published Execution by Hunger on the famine of 1932–33 in Ukraine. The materials in his collection include draft manuscripts and research materials for his publications, including Execution by Hunger. Other topics include the Winter War in Finland, Ukrainian émigrés (especially displaced persons), Ukrainian national identity, the history of Kievan Rus, Christianity in Ukraine, and Ukraine under Soviet rule.

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Eric Wakin and Hsiao-ting Lin present Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou with books by Hoover senior fellows George Shultz and Condoleezza Rice

Hoover Library & Archives Deepens Connection with Taiwan

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

At the invitation of the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange, Eric Wakin, the Robert H. Malott Director of the Library & Archives, and Hsiao-ting Lin, a research fellow and cocurator of the East Asian Collection, visited Taipei, where they met with Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou; Deputy Foreign Minister Andrew Kao; leaders of the Democratic Progressive Party; and scholars from the Academia Sinica (the national academy of Taiwan); and the Academia Historica (the entity charged with recording the national history of pre-1949 Republic of China and post-1949 Taiwan).

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Live From The Hoover Institution: Hugh Hewitt

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Hoover Institution Studios

Award winning radio host Hugh Hewitt was broadcasting live from the Hoover Institution Studios, March 2-6, interviewing some of Hoover's top minds. Hugh's nationally syndicated radio show is heard in more then 120 cities across the United States and has over two million listeners. He was recently nominated to partner with CNN to moderate the Republican primary debates for the first time on radio.

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Hoover Roundtable: Perspectives On Russia’s Hybrid War On Ukraine And US Foreign Policy

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

On March 10, the Hoover Institution held a roundtable discussion on “Perspectives on Russia’s Hybrid War on Ukraine and US Foreign Policy." Hoover fellow Paul Gregory moderated; presenters were Michael McFaul, director of Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute, Hoover senior fellow, and former ambassador to Russia; Alexander Yarim-Agaev, a professor at Donetsk Technical University; General Jim Mattis, Annenberg Distinguished Visiting Fellow; and Yuri Yarin-Agaev, Hoover visiting fellow.

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The War That Must Never Be Fought, edited by Secretary Shultz and Ambassador James Goodby
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Hoover Institution’s The War That Must Never Be Fought Argues for Nuclear Free World

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Stanford

The Hoover Institution Press announced that The War That Must Never Be Fought, edited by Secretary Shultz and Ambassador James Goodby, is available online at Hooverpress.org. This collection of essays challenges outdated deterrence theories, reexamines notions from the Cold War, and asserts that a world without nuclear weapons is in the best interests of the United States.  

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Michael Franc, former policy director and counsel to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, will be the new director of Washington, DC, Programs for the Hoover Institution.
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Hoover Institution Announces New Washington, DC, Director

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Stanford

The Hoover Institution is pleased to announce that Michael Franc, former policy director and counsel to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, is the new director of Washington, DC, programs for the Hoover Institution. Franc, who will also serve as a research fellow, will oversee the Hoover’s Washington, DC, research and outreach initiatives to promote ideas and scholarship in our nation’s capital.

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Thomas Gilligan, business school dean at University of Texas, will lead Stanford's Hoover Institution

Friday, February 20, 2015

Thomas W. Gilligan, dean of the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin, will be the next director of the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University, Stanford President John Hennessy announced.

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Hoover Institution's Shelby Steele: How America's Past Sins Polarized Our Country
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Hoover Institution's Shelby Steele: How America's Past Sins Polarized Our Country

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Stanford

The Hoover Institution announced today the release of Senior Fellow Shelby Steele’s latest book, Shame: How America’s Past Sins Polarized Our Country, on race in America. 

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Ronald Reagan: Decisions of Greatness, the latest work of Martin and Annelise Anderson
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In Ronald Reagan: Decisions of Greatness, Martin and Annelise Anderson shed light on Reagan’s efforts to ensure a world free from nuclear weapons

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Stanford

The Hoover Institution Press today released Ronald Reagan: Decisions of Greatness, the latest work of Martin and Annelise Anderson. This book offers new perspectives on one of President Ronald Reagan’s greatest accomplishments: persuading the Soviets to reduce their nuclear arsenals and end the Cold War.

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