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April 17, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

The DA, Duke Lacrosse and Higher-Ed Hypocrisy

April 10, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

Global Capitalism: A Vital Foreign Policy Tool

April 3, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

A One-State Mideast Solution? It Won't Work.

March 25, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

Peter Schuck's Rx for Big Government's Ills

March 17, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

Build the Infrastructure for Arab-Israeli Peace

March 12, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

A Warning System for "Disturbing" College Courses?

February 28, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

On College Campuses, a Presumption of Guilt

February 21, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

How to Improve Our Colleges and Universities

February 10, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

A Case of Faculty Discrimination Based on Politics

February 8, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

The Spirit of Conservative Reform

February 2, 2014 | National Journal

Exceptionalism Doesn't Work That Way

Yes, some hallowed American habits are changing. That doesn't mean conservatives are to blame.
February 3, 2014 | New Criterion

Book Review: Debate Club

January 22, 2014 | Advancing a Free Society

The Briefing: Secrecy and Accountability in a Digital Age

January 16, 2014 | Advancing a Free Society

The Briefing: Secrecy and Accountability in a Digital Age

January 11, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

Obamacare and the Assault on Individual Liberty

December 31, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

10 Roadblocks to Mideast Peace

December 16, 2013 | The Hedgehog Review

Book Review: The Harm in Hate Speech

December 12, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

On Iran, Divide Among Israelis Is Not So Large

December 2, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Liberals' Love-Hate Relationship With the Law

November 25, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

The Saudis and Israelis Know Best

November 20, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Obama's Slow Learning Curve

November 18, 2013 | Real Clear Books

Israel's Vitality and Vulnerability

November 12, 2013 | Real Clear Books

Church, State and Neutrality: A Helpful Guidebook

October 26, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

A Must-Read Book for Brokers of Mideast Peace Talks

October 16, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

We Need a Realistic Path to Government Reform

October 6, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Progressivism as Religion: Dworkin's Flawed Belief

September 27, 2013 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

The Path to Peace in the Holy Land

September 21, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

The Intransigence of Progressivism

September 8, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Israel Must Bring Ultra-Orthodox Into the Fold

June 30, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

Illiberal Education and the 'Heart of the Matter'

June 28, 2013 | Weekly Standard

Does Harvard Hate Humanities?

June 11, 2013 | National Interest

Oversimplifying Israel

June 12, 2013 | Mosaic Magazine

The Decalogue and Liberal Democracy

June 11, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Tenets of Liberal Education Underpin Govt. Abuses

June 10, 2013 | Advancing a Free Society

The Briefing: The Briefing, Part II

May 20, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Incremental Goals Are Key in Kerry's Peace Quest

May 13, 2013 | Weekly Standard

Are Universities Above the Law?

May 13, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

Book Review: A Heritage of Liberty

April 3, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

The Sad State of Liberal Education at Bowdoin

March 18, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Much Rides on Obama's Visit to Israel

March 5, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

The Flawed Case Tying Conservatism to Racism

February 19, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

California Higher-Ed: Regents Deny Critics a Fair Hearing

February 2, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

10 Ways Liberal Education Fails Students -- and Society

January 15, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Failing History: Colleges Neglect Core U.S. Principles

January 4, 2013 | Real Clear Politics

Israelis Await New Government Amid Old Security Perils

December 13, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

Conservative Survival in a Progressive Age

November 21, 2012 | Real Clear Politics

The Imperiled Freedom the Candidates Ignored

August 29, 2012 | Real Clear Politics

California Higher Education's Hollow Core

August 1, 2012 | Policy Review

The Constitution and Globalization

May 7, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

Why Colleges Don't Teach the Federalist Papers

At America's top schools, graduates leave without reading our most basic writings on the purpose of constitutional self-government...
March 31, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

How California's Colleges Indoctrinate Students

A new report on the UC system documents the plague of politicized classrooms. The problem is national in scope...
March 11, 2012 | Real Clear Politics

A Misreading of Law and History on Preemptive Strikes

Liberalism these days seems to encourage an illiberal and anti-democratic tendency to turn hard questions of morality and politics into easy questions of law...
March 2, 2012 | Real Clear Politics

Would a Military Strike Against Iran Be Legal?

Having the law on their side as they grapple with the momentous decision is for [Israel and Iran] -- the leaders and the people -- a strategic and political asset...
February 25, 2012 | Real Clear Politics

Burke's Words Should Hearten Dismayed Conservatives

The drawn-out Republican primary season, which is almost certain to extend well beyond March's Super Tuesday round of voting, has sparked puzzlement over conservative principles and provoked consternation about the persistence of disagreement over conservative priorities...
February 4, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

Sex Smears and the Rule of Law at Yale

The university has tarnished a student's reputation, and its own...
February 2, 2012 | Real Clear Politics

Peace Talks Stymied, But West Bank Progress Can Be Made

Although continued stalemate is not surprising, it is bad news and reflects the need for another approach...
December 9, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

Boot Camp For Citizens

As we learn more about the American political tradition, we may see a shared commitment to freedom and equality behind partisan disputes...
November 5, 2011 | Real Clear Politics

God and Man at Yale Turns 60

That students have felt the need and had the opportunity to increase exposure to conservative ideas on campus is a tribute to the intellectual and political movement Buckley launched...
November 4, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

Sinister Times And What to Do

Threats have multiplied with the growth of the modern state, staggering military firepower and terrorists' access to lethal technology...
October 21, 2011 | Real Clear Politics

The Importance of Being Experienced

Obama seems to believe that the soaring rhetoric that propelled him to the presidency supplies a way of governing that offsets his stunning lack of executive experience...
September 7, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

The Myth of Conservative Purity

Adam Smith, the Founding Fathers, Ronald Reagan—all practiced the art of wise compromise...
August 20, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

College Rape Accusations and the Presumption of Male Guilt

Pressured by the Obama administration, universities abandon any pretense of due process in sexual assault cases...
August 6, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

The Debt Deal and the Progressive Crack-Up

Liberal contempt for the workings of democracy and for diversity of opinion reflects not just hypocrisy but panic...
July 1, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

Clarence Thomas, Plato and 'Grand Theft Auto'

Debates over free expression and educating the young are as old as our civilization...
April 30, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

Our Elite Schools Have Abandoned Military History

The study of war elucidates some of mankind's noblest virtues and bitterest vices. So why do colleges seem afraid of it...?
April 18, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

Is Yale University Sexist?

Allegations about a 'hostile environment' for women could cost the university a half-billion in federal funding...
April 11, 2011 | Weekly Standard

Upon Further Review...

Judge Goldstone withdraws his charge of Israeli war crimes...
February 1, 2011 | Jewish Review of Books

One State?

Sari Nusseibeh's recent book is a new formulation of an old proposal...
November 5, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

The Thinker

The president as intellectual and political philosopher...
October 16, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

Why Liberals Don't Get the Tea Party Movement

Our universities haven't taught much political history for decades. No wonder so many progressives have disdain for the principles that animated the Federalist debates...
August 28, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

The Death of Conservatism Was Greatly Exaggerated

In 2008 liberals proclaimed the collapse of Reaganism. Two years later the idea of limited government is back in vogue...
June 19, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

Conservatism and the Spirit of Reform

Republicans squandered their hard-won reputation as the party of ideas. It's time to reclaim it...
June 1, 2010 | Commentary

Obama, Israel & American Jews: The Challenge—A Symposium

We asked 31 prominent American Jews to respond to this statement: The open conflict between the Obama administration and the government of Benjamin Netanyahu has created tensions between the United States and Israel of a kind not seen since the days of the administration of the first President Bush...

May 15, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

Why Liberal Education Matters

The true aim of the humanities is to prepare citizens for exercising their freedom responsibly...

May 17, 2010 | Weekly Standard

Harvard Law vs. Free Inquiry

Dean Martha Minow flunks the test...

April 5, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

Can Sarkozy Justify Banning the Veil?

Circumstances are decisive. What might be unthinkable in the U.S. looks more reasonable in France.

March 13, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

Climategate Was an Academic Disaster Waiting to Happen

The notion of objective truth has been abandoned and the peer review process gives scholars ample opportunity to reward friends and punish enemies. . . .

February 10, 2010 | National Review

A Usurpation of National Sovereignty

The controversy sparked by the Sept. 15, 2009, publication of the Report of the United Nations Fact-Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict, otherwise known as the Goldstone Report, may appear to exclusively concern the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. . . .

November 30, 2009 | Weekly Standard

Going Backwards in Beirut

Hezbollah still holds power despite losing the election. . . .

October 17, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

Academia Goes Silent on Free Speech

Professors have a professional interest in—indeed a professional duty to uphold—liberty of thought and discussion...

September 28, 2009 | Weekly Standard

Obama's Middle East Gambit

Masters of the art teach that subtlety, indirection, and on occasion mis-direction are crucial to successful diplomacy...

August 10, 2009 | Weekly Standard

He's No Ronald Reagan

On July 29, 1981, barely six months into his presidency and in the face of an economic crisis of historic proportions, Ronald Reagan succeeded in persuading both houses of Congress to pass dramatic tax cuts that set the stage for nearly three decades of vigorous economic growth...

July 27, 2009 | Weekly Standard

Moderation Is No Vice

Moderation has acquired a bad name in certain prominent conservative precincts, which is unfortunate since it is an essential political virtue and a quintessentially conservative virtue...

July 13, 2009 | Weekly Standard

Obama’s Empathy Test

In discharging their constitutional duty to provide advice and, if they deem appropriate, give consent to President Barack Obama’s nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court, Senators should examine the critical importance the president attaches to empathy...

July 13, 2009 | Weekly Standard

Bibi's Choice

Don't be misled by how little was said about Iran in the major speeches recently delivered by President Barack Obama at Cairo University and Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu at Bar-Ilan University...

June 13, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

Conservatism and the University Curriculum

The political science departments at elite private universities such as Harvard and Yale, at leading small liberal arts colleges like Swarthmore and Williams, and at distinguished large public universities like the University of Maryland and the University of California, Berkeley, offer undergraduates a variety of courses on a range of topics...

February 16, 2009 | Weekly Standard

Waltzing Among the Rockets

The cover of the January 15-22 issue of Time Out Tel Aviv--a free weekly rundown of culture, dining, and night life--offers a juxtaposition at once incongruous and in keeping with the nation's mood and the harsh logic of its situation...

January 31, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

Bush Hatred and Obama Euphoria Are Two Sides of the Same Coin

Now that George W. Bush has left the harsh glare of the White House and Barack Obama has settled into the highest office in the land, it might be reasonable to suppose that Bush hatred and Obama euphoria will begin to subside.

January 2, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

Conservatives Can Unite Around the Constitution

After their dismal performance in November, conservatives are taking stock...

November 3, 2008 | Weekly Standard

Towering Ivories

Many people have as difficult a time hearing and giving due weight to the liberal in "liberal education" as they have in hearing and giving due weight to the liberal in "liberal democracy."...

October 1, 2008 | Politico

Debates should be more than sound bites

Presidential debates are among the most watched broadcasts on TV, rarely surpassed by programming other than the Super Bowl and the most hotly contested NFL conference championships...

August 4, 2008 | Washington Times

Plans for Mideast peace

Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice may still salvage a shelf agreement - the articulation of a framework to inform future negotiations - before the next president takes office...

June 5, 2008 | Claremont Institute

The Persistence of Religion

Everyone knows that we live in a secular age...

May 21, 2008 | Ha'aretz (Israel)

The end of the European left?

Several fascinating phenomena can be observed as U.S. President George W. Bush's term nears its end...

April 30, 2008 | New York Sun

After America: Fareed Zakaria's 'Post-American World'

In recent years, a series of startling global developments has provoked a new round of thinking among students of international affairs about the international order and America's place in it...

March 17, 2008 | Jerusalem Report

The Iranian Threat Won't Just Go Away

Human beings tend, when faced with equally unacceptable alternatives, to rationalize inaction...

February 29, 2008 | National Review Online

Teaching The Federalist in South Korea

Recently, New York Philharmonic musical director Lorin Maazel — before departing for his just concluded first trip to North Korea and in the face of sharp criticism that his orchestra’s performance in Pyongyang would present dictator Kim Jong Il with a valuable propaganda victory — reflected on America and the world...

February 16, 2008 | Wall Street Journal

The Neocons and Iraq

In the foreign policy establishment, among progressives of all stripes, and even for significant segments of the conservative movement, "neoconservatism" has come to stand for all that has gone wrong in American foreign policy over the last seven years -- especially in Iraq...

February 4, 2008 | Weekly Standard

Ehud Olmert's Israel

According to recent opinion polls, roughly 70 percent of Israelis--and about 70 percent of Palestinians--believe that two states living side by side in peace is the just solution to the conflict between them...

October 8, 2007 | Wall Street Journal

Ethics 101

It should not be surprising that our universities generate interesting and urgent ethical challenges....

September 15, 2007 | Wall Street Journal

Contested Authority

It wasn't supposed to be this way...

September 5, 2007 | Wall Street Journal

Our Compassless Colleges

At universities and colleges throughout the land, undergraduates and their parents pay large sums of money for -- and federal and state governments contribute sizeable tax exemptions to support -- "liberal" education...

July 15, 2007 | New York Post

American Creed

What have people meant across the generations when they say, "I believe in America"?

July 16, 2007 | Wall Street Journal

The New New Atheism

"There is nothing new under the sun," proclaims the Book of Ecclesiastes...

May 29, 2007 | Wall Street Journal

The Conservative Mind

The left prides itself on, and frequently boasts of, its superior appreciation of the complexity and depth of moral and political life...

March 28, 2007 | Politico

The Right Stuff

Polls indicate that Rudy Giuliani -- the thrice-married, twice-divorced, pro-choice and civil-union-supporting former New York City mayor -- has become the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination...

February 9, 2007 | Policy Review

New Media and Old

The pre-election message, pronounced separately by a trio of distinguished professors but reflecting broader anxieties among Democratic Party activists and media elites, was grim...

June 1, 2006 | Wall Street Journal

The Case Against Compromise

It is fairly certain that a book titled "The Party of Death" is not calculated to bridge differences, find common ground or in any other way still the controversy that has roiled American politics for more than 30 years…

March 2, 2005

Variety and Vulnerability in American Party Politics

To command a national majority, the Republican Party requires the support of all three kinds of conservatives. But the fault lines in the coalition run deep.

April 21, 2004

The Case for Operation Iraqi Freedom

Although a link to 9/11 has not been established, Saddam's trafficking in terror is incontestable


February 23, 2011 | Pajamas Media

Truman, Reagan, and Bush Were Right

In the face of Gaddafi’s war against the Libyan people, Obama should align himself with a proud American foreign policy tradition, with both progressive and conservative roots...
February 11, 2011 | Pajamas Media

Contemplating Egypt at the Herzliya Conference

Like the rest of the world, Israeli security experts did not foresee the tumult. They are mostly pessimistic about the outcome...
February 10, 2011 | Pajamas Media

Criticizing Elites, Cultivating Excellence

From the perspective of our founding fathers, our elites deserve rigorous criticism. But we mustn’t stop there...
January 7, 2011 | Pajamas Media

What Would a Return to the Constitution Entail?

Rather than the New York Times' outdated vision of "Progressivism," conservatives should become proponents of progress understood as the crafting of better laws to protect individual freedom...
October 25, 2010 | Weekly Standard Blog

E. J. Dionne Misunderstands the Tea Party

On Oct. 22, Washington Post columnist E. J. Dionne, among our most knowledgeable progressive political commentators, published a courteous rebuttal, “Debating the Tea Party: A Reply to Peter Berkowitz,” to my recent Wall Street Journal op-ed...
February 4, 2010 | Pajamas Media

Netanyahu Surprises at 10th Annual Herzliya Conference

A willingness to seek political negotiations with the Palestinians is a departure for Israel's prime minister. . . .

January 21, 2010 | Pajamas Media

The New Progressivism: Same as the Old Progressivism?

To understand the sometimes glaring gaps between candidate Obama’s promises and President Obama’s policies, it is useful to appreciate an old tension in American progressivism. . . .

January 20, 2010 | Politico

The message from Massachusetts

On Tuesday, Massachusetts voters delivered a stunning rebuke to the transformative agenda obdurately pursued by President Barack Obama, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, and their minions. . . .


March 28, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (9:45)

March 4, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (19:24)

Larry Kudlow, CNBC; Brett Arends, WSJ; Sudeep Reddy, WSJ; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Paul Gragory, Hoover.
February 11, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (30:31)

 Alex Wayne, Bloomberg. Robert Zimmerman, behindtheblack. Kenneth Anderson, Hoover. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover & WSJ. 
January 24, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (30:59)

Charles Ornstein, ProPublica. Joe Drape, NYT. Ty Rogoway, Peter Berkowitz, Hoover.
January 19, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

January 3, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

Guests: Peter Berkowitz, Real Clear Politics. :  Henry I Miller, M.D., Hoover & Gregory Copley, author, UnCivilization.
December 19, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (19:22)

co-host Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Tamar Lewin, NYT.
December 5, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (30:46)

Guests: Gordon Chang, John Tamny, Forbes Opinion. Mary Anastasia O'Grady, Wall Street Journal AMERICAS. Peter Berkowiitz, Hoover & Real Clear Politics. 
November 22, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (30:39)

Guests: Ben Protess, NYT. Ty Rogoway, AviationIntel. Mary Anastasia O'Grady, WSJ. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover.  
November 15, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

Guests: Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. Ken Croswell, Scientific American. Gregory Copley, author, UnCivilization.
October 18, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. Robert Zimmerman, behindtheblack. Matt Viser, Boston Globe. Paul Floyd, Stratfor.  
October 15, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (19:54)

Guests: Charles Ornstein, ProPublica. Dennis de Jong, Bloomberg. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. Dennis Berman, WSJ.
October 2, 2013 | Ronn Owens Program (KGO-AM)

Peter Berkowitz on the Ronn Owens Show

September 23, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (29:09)

Guests: Michael Ledeen, FDD. Paul R. Gregory, Yochi Dreazen, Foreign Policy magazine. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover & Real Clear Politics.
July 22, 2013 | Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)

Peter Berkowitz on Forum with Michael Krasny

July 23, 2013 | C-Span2 Book TV

Peter Berkowitz on BookTV

July 2, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (29:08)

May 21, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (10:50)

April 3, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (19:49)

March 25, 2013 | Fox News

Peter Berkowitz on Fox News Now

March 25, 2013 | Power Line

Peter Berkowitz on Power Line (22:13)

March 20, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (:56)

March 20, 2013 | NewsBusters

Peter Berkowitz on NewsBusters Booknotes

February 15, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (19:20)

January 25, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (31:38)

January 17, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

December 14, 2012 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show (1:19)

June 5, 2012 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

Guests: Co-Host Larry Kudlow, CNBC; Sudeep Reddy, WSJ; John Fund, American Spectator; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover...
May 11, 2012 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz and Tunku Varadarajan on the John Batchelor Show

Guests: McKay Coppins, Buzzfeed; Gordon Chang, Forbes; Tunku Varadarajan, Newsweek International; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover...
May 9, 2012 | Lawfare

Peter Berkowitz on Israel and the Laws of War

Peter Berkowitz of the Hoover Institution has a new book out, entitled Israel and the Struggle Over the International Laws of War...
April 27, 2012 | John Batchelor Show

Terry Anderson, Peter Berkowitz, and Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show

Guests: Co-Host Mary Kissel, WSJ; Terry Anderson, PERC; Susan Berfield, Bloomberg; Henry Miller, Hoover; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover...
April 4, 2012 | Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)

Liberal Bias at UC?

Students at the University of California are receiving a biased and compromised education from activist professors. So says a new report by the privately funded National Association of Scholars...
April 5, 2012 | Fox and Friends (Fox News)

Study: Colleges indoctrinate students

Lesson in liberalism?...
March 30, 2012 | Wall Street Journal TV

Professors Proselytizing Liberalism

Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz on the politicization of higher education by activist professors...
March 9, 2012 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

Guests: Sid Perkins, Science; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Beth Gardiner, IHT; Chris Gadomski, Bloomberg...
March 8, 2012 | America Now with Andy Dean

Peter Berkowitz on America Now

Guest - Peter Berkowitz, Stanford University - his latest article argues that it would be within Israel's lawful right to attack Iran...
March 6, 2012 | Secure Freedom Radio

Israel and Iran

Peter Berkowitz of the Hoover Institution believes Israel has the right to defend itself against the threat posed by Iran...Berkowitz explains in detail what the possibilities of the future relationship between Iran and Israel...
March 5, 2012 | Daily Wrap (Wall Street Journal Radio Network)

Peter Berkowitz on the Daily Wrap

President Obama and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talk about Iran [Interview begins around 10:25]...
March 5, 2012 | WTOP (Washington, DC)

Israel and the United States have different red lines

Peter Berkowitz, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and author of the upcoming book "Israel and the Struggle over the International Laws of War"...
October 24, 2011 | Top Story with Chris Reed (KOGO)

Peter Berkowitz on Top Story with Chris Reed

Chuck DeVore & Peter Berkowitz join Chris with some interesting talk... [Interview begins around 18:15]
October 4, 2011 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

GUESTS: Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Steven Russolillo, Dow Jones; Matt Kaminsky, WSJ; Salena Zito, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review...
August 11, 2011 | Top Story with Chris Reed (KOGO)

Peter Berkowitz on Top Story with Chris Reed

August 11, 2011 | Secure Freedom Radio

Peter Berkowitz on Secure Freedom Radio

On today’s edition of Secure Freedom Radio, Peter Berkowitz, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, joins Frank to discuss the latest “Progressive bents,” from contempt for the recent debt deal to efforts that will erode our national sovereignty...
November 7, 2010 | John Batchelor Show

Peter Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show

GUESTS: Peter Berkowitz, Hoover, Ken Chang, NYT, James Bradley, author, The Imperial Cruise...
October 19, 2010 | John Batchelor Show

The John Batchelor Show

GUESTS: Co-host Larry Kudlow, CNBC; Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, CNBC and author of "You Know I'm Right"; Evan Newmark, Dow Jones; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Joseph Brusuelas, Boomberg...
October 18, 2010 | KIRO

Dave Ross Show

Why liberals don’t 'get' the tea party...GUEST: Peter Berkowitz, fellow at the Hoover Institute at Stanford...
August 22, 2010 | Five Books

Liberty and Morality

Too often, argues the Hoover Institution scholar, universities are places where small orthodoxies elbow aside big ideas; too many Americans are embarrassed to talk about morality in terms of virtue and character, not just rules and intentions. We need to remember that freedom isn't value-free...
June 6, 2010 | Secure Freedom Radio

Secure Freedom Radio

National security expert Peter Berkowitz shares his thoughts on the Gaza Flotilla...

June 2, 2010 | WMAL 630 AM (MD)

The Grandy Group

The Grandy Group Monday-Friday from 5:00am-9:00am...

June 2, 2010 | Talk of Connecticut

Dan Lovallo and Peter Berkowitz

Dan talks to Hoover senior fellow and Isreal expert, Peter Berkowitz...

June 1, 2010 | KFBK

KFBK Afternoon News

Protests are taking place around the world against the action Israeli troops took against ships on their way to Gaza on a humanitarian mission...The incident has tarnished Israels image and now the Obama administration has to decide where to throw support. Kitty spoke with Peter Berkowitz, a Hoover senior fellow and Israel expert....

Other Media

February 5, 2013 | Policy Review

Policy Review: The Final Issue

December 1, 2012 | Policy Review

December/January Policy Review Issue

June 1, 2012 | Policy Review

Reading into the Constitution

Peter Berkowitz on Living Originalism by Jack M. Balkin...
March 30, 2012 | Policy Review

Reconsidering the Arab Spring

Peter Berkowitz on The Arab Awakening: America and the Transformation of the Middle East by Kenneth M. Pollack, et al...
February 1, 2012 | Policy Review

Shawcross on Terror

Peter Berkowitz on Justice and the Enemy: From the Nuremberg Trials to Khalid Sheikh Muhammad by William Shawcross...
December 1, 2011 | Policy Review

Gordon Wood's America

Peter Berkowitz on The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States by Gordon Wood...
October 1, 2011 | Policy Review

Religion in America

Peter Berkowitz on American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us by Robert D. Putnam and David E. Campbell, with the assistance of Shaylyn Romney Garrett...
August 1, 2011 | Policy Review

The Gaza Flotilla and International Law

Further politicization of the global legal system...
June 1, 2011 | Policy Review

Liberal Internationalism and Freedom

Peter Berkowitz on Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order by G. John Ikenberry...
April 1, 2011 | Policy Review

The Goldstone Mess

Peter Berkowitz on The Goldstone Report: The Legacy of the Landmark Investigation of the Gaza Conflict edited by Adam Horowitz, Lizzy Ratner, and Philip Weiss...
February 1, 2011 | Policy Review

Thinking About Torture

Peter Berkowitz on Because it is Wrong: Torture, Privacy, and Presidential Power in the Age of Terror by Charles Fried and Gregory Fried...
December 1, 2010 | Policy Review

Obama and the State of Progressivism, 2011

Playing to the people’s prejudices while disparaging their preferences...
October 1, 2010 | Policy Review

The Cheshire Cat Conservative

Peter Berkowitz on Athwart History: Half a Century of Polemics, Animadversions, and Illuminations: A William F. Buckley Jr. Omnibus. by Linda Bridges and Roger Kimball, eds...
June 10, 2010 | Future Challenges in National Security and Law

Future Challenges E-Book

In the new online volume, Future Challenges in National Security and Law, members of the Hoover Institution’s Koret-Taube Task Force on National Security and Law and guest contributors offer incisive commentary on the controversies that have erupted over national security law in the wake of the 9/11 attacks, laying the foundations for understanding such future issues...

June 1, 2010 | Policy Review

Understanding the Geneva Conventions

In law schools — as well as in public discourse and at the highest levels of government — international law, particularly the law of armed conflict, has become a hot topic...

August 5, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

Notable and Quotable: Peter Berkowitz on the contradictions within conservatism.

Both the quest for purity and the quest for unity [among conservatives] are misguided...

November 17, 2008 | Weekly Standard

Supposing Obama Were a Bipartisan

In August 2004, a then-obscure Illinois state senator delivered a dazzling keynote address at the Democratic National Convention...

October 27, 2008 | Weekly Standard

Are Universities Above the Law?

Three lawsuits--against Dartmouth College and Duke and Princeton universities--may be the best things to happen to higher education in decades...

February 13, 2008 | American Interest

On Toleration

Americans enjoy unprecedented freedom and equality...