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Yes, some hallowed American habits are changing. That doesn't mean conservatives are to blame.
February 3, 2014 | New Criterion
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August 1, 2012 | Policy Review
May 7, 2012 | Wall Street Journal
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
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
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
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
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
The university has tarnished a student's reputation, and its own...
February 2, 2012 | Real Clear Politics
Although continued stalemate is not surprising, it is bad news and reflects the need for another approach...
December 9, 2011 | Wall Street Journal
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
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
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
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
Adam Smith, the Founding Fathers, Ronald Reagan—all practiced the art of wise compromise...
August 20, 2011 | Wall Street Journal
Pressured by the Obama administration, universities abandon any pretense of due process in sexual assault cases...
August 6, 2011 | Wall Street Journal
Liberal contempt for the workings of democracy and for diversity of opinion reflects not just hypocrisy but panic...
July 1, 2011 | Wall Street Journal
Debates over free expression and educating the young are as old as our civilization...
April 30, 2011 | Wall Street Journal
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
Allegations about a 'hostile environment' for women could cost the university a half-billion in federal funding...
April 11, 2011 | Weekly Standard
Judge Goldstone withdraws his charge of Israeli war crimes...
February 1, 2011 | Jewish Review of Books
Sari Nusseibeh's recent book is a new formulation of an old proposal...
November 5, 2010 | Wall Street Journal
The president as intellectual and political philosopher...
October 16, 2010 | Wall Street Journal
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
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
Republicans squandered their hard-won reputation as the party of ideas. It's time to reclaim it...
June 1, 2010 | Commentary
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
The true aim of the humanities is to prepare citizens for exercising their freedom responsibly...
May 17, 2010 | Weekly Standard
Dean Martha Minow flunks the test...
April 5, 2010 | Wall Street Journal
Circumstances are decisive. What might be unthinkable in the U.S. looks more reasonable in France.
March 13, 2010 | Wall Street Journal
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
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
Hezbollah still holds power despite losing the election. . . .
October 17, 2009 | Wall Street Journal
Professors have a professional interest in—indeed a professional duty to uphold—liberty of thought and discussion...
September 28, 2009 | Weekly Standard
Masters of the art teach that subtlety, indirection, and on occasion mis-direction are crucial to successful diplomacy...
August 10, 2009 | Weekly Standard
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
After their dismal performance in November, conservatives are taking stock...
November 3, 2008 | Weekly Standard
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
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
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
Everyone knows that we live in a secular age...
May 21, 2008 | Ha'aretz (Israel)
Several fascinating phenomena can be observed as U.S. President George W. Bush's term nears its end...
April 30, 2008 | New York Sun
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
Human beings tend, when faced with equally unacceptable alternatives, to rationalize inaction...
February 29, 2008 | National Review Online
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
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
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
It should not be surprising that our universities generate interesting and urgent ethical challenges....
September 15, 2007 | Wall Street Journal
It wasn't supposed to be this way...
September 5, 2007 | Wall Street Journal
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
What have people meant across the generations when they say, "I believe in America"?
July 16, 2007 | Wall Street Journal
"There is nothing new under the sun," proclaims the Book of Ecclesiastes...
May 29, 2007 | Wall Street Journal
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
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
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
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
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
Although a link to 9/11 has not been established, Saddam's trafficking in terror is incontestable
February 23, 2011 | Pajamas Media
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
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
From the perspective of our founding fathers, our elites deserve rigorous criticism. But we mustn’t stop there...
January 7, 2011 | Pajamas Media
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
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
A willingness to seek political negotiations with the Palestinians is a departure for Israel's prime minister. . . .
January 21, 2010 | Pajamas Media
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
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. . . .
April 23, 2014 | John Batchelor Show
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Larry Kudlow, CNBC; Brett Arends, WSJ; Sudeep Reddy, WSJ; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Paul Gragory, Hoover.
February 11, 2014 | John Batchelor Show
Alex Wayne, Bloomberg. Robert Zimmerman, behindtheblack. Kenneth Anderson, Hoover. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover & WSJ.
January 24, 2014 | John Batchelor Show
Charles Ornstein, ProPublica. Joe Drape, NYT. Ty Rogoway, Aviationintel.com. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover.
January 19, 2014 | John Batchelor Show
January 3, 2014 | John Batchelor Show
Guests: Peter Berkowitz, Real Clear Politics. : Henry I Miller, M.D., Hoover & Forbes.com. Gregory Copley, author, UnCivilization.
December 19, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
co-host Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Tamar Lewin, NYT.
December 5, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
Guests: Gordon Chang, Forbes.com. John Tamny, Forbes Opinion. Mary Anastasia O'Grady, Wall Street Journal AMERICAS. Peter Berkowiitz, Hoover & Real Clear Politics.
November 22, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
Guests: Ben Protess, NYT. Ty Rogoway, AviationIntel. Mary Anastasia O'Grady, WSJ. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover.
November 15, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
Guests: Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. Ken Croswell, Scientific American. Gregory Copley, author, UnCivilization.
October 18, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. Robert Zimmerman, behindtheblack. Matt Viser, Boston Globe. Paul Floyd, Stratfor.
October 15, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
Guests: Charles Ornstein, ProPublica. Dennis de Jong, Bloomberg. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. Dennis Berman, WSJ.
October 2, 2013 | Ronn Owens Program (KGO-AM)
September 23, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
Guests: Michael Ledeen, FDD. Paul R. Gregory, Forbes.com. Yochi Dreazen, Foreign Policy magazine. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover & Real Clear Politics.
July 22, 2013 | Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)
July 23, 2013 | C-Span2 Book TV
July 2, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
May 21, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
April 3, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
March 25, 2013 | Fox News
March 25, 2013 | Power Line
March 20, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
March 20, 2013 | NewsBusters
February 15, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
January 25, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
January 17, 2013 | John Batchelor Show
December 14, 2012 | John Batchelor Show
June 5, 2012 | 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
Guests: McKay Coppins, Buzzfeed; Gordon Chang, Forbes; Tunku Varadarajan, Newsweek International; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover...
May 9, 2012 | Lawfare
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
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)
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)
Lesson in liberalism?...
March 30, 2012 | Wall Street Journal TV
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz on the politicization of higher education by activist professors...
March 9, 2012 | John Batchelor Show
Guests: Sid Perkins, Science; Peter Berkowitz, Hoover; Beth Gardiner, IHT; Chris Gadomski, Bloomberg...
March 8, 2012 | America Now with Andy Dean
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
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)
President Obama and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talk about Iran [Interview begins around 10:25]...
March 5, 2012 | WTOP (Washington, DC)
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)
Chuck DeVore & Peter Berkowitz join Chris with some interesting talk... [Interview begins around 18:15]
October 4, 2011 | 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)
August 11, 2011 | 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
GUESTS: Peter Berkowitz, Hoover, Ken Chang, NYT, James Bradley, author, The Imperial Cruise...
October 19, 2010 | 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
Why liberals don’t 'get' the tea party...GUEST: Peter Berkowitz, fellow at the Hoover Institute at Stanford...
August 22, 2010 | Five Books
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
National security expert Peter Berkowitz shares his thoughts on the Gaza Flotilla...
June 2, 2010 | WMAL 630 AM (MD)
The Grandy Group Monday-Friday from 5:00am-9:00am...
June 2, 2010 | Talk of Connecticut
Dan talks to Hoover senior fellow and Isreal expert, Peter Berkowitz...
June 1, 2010 | KFBK
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....
February 5, 2013 | Policy Review
December 1, 2012 | Policy Review
June 1, 2012 | Policy Review
Peter Berkowitz on Living Originalism by Jack M. Balkin...
March 30, 2012 | Policy Review
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
Peter Berkowitz on Justice and the Enemy: From the Nuremberg Trials to Khalid Sheikh Muhammad by William Shawcross...
December 1, 2011 | Policy Review
Peter Berkowitz on The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States by Gordon Wood...
October 1, 2011 | Policy Review
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
Further politicization of the global legal system...
June 1, 2011 | Policy Review
Peter Berkowitz on Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order by G. John Ikenberry...
April 1, 2011 | Policy Review
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...
March 25, 2011 | Uncommon Knowledge
March 24, 2011 | Uncommon Knowledge
March 23, 2011 | Uncommon Knowledge
March 22, 2011 | Uncommon Knowledge
March 21, 2011 | Uncommon Knowledge
February 1, 2011 | Policy Review
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
Playing to the people’s prejudices while disparaging their preferences...
October 1, 2010 | Policy Review
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
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
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
Both the quest for purity and the quest for unity [among conservatives] are misguided...
November 17, 2008 | Weekly Standard
In August 2004, a then-obscure Illinois state senator delivered a dazzling keynote address at the Democratic National Convention...
October 27, 2008 | Weekly Standard
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
Americans enjoy unprecedented freedom and equality...