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Hoover Daily Report by topic: America's Founding

March 1, 2010 | WND - World Net Daily

Obama vs. the 10th Amendment

As I watched the C-SPAN health-care summit charade Thursday, what disturbed me most was not the typical partisan ranker, but why the federal government was even dealing with this issue at all. . . .

February 26, 2010 | Washington Post (registration required)

Establishment Clause doesn't limit foreign policy

Does the Establishment Clause prevent the President from using or aiding religion as part of foreign policy? . . .

February 8, 2010 | Weekly Standard (subscription required)

What Obama Isn't Saying

The apolitical politics of progressivism. . . .

January 28, 2010 | Business History Review (Harvard)

Review Essay: Taxation in Colonial America.

Historians and political economists have made important contributions to our understanding of taxation in colonial America. . . .

August 18, 2009 | Uncommon Knowledge

Lincoln & More with Harry Jaffa, Part II: Chapter 2 of 5

Can democracy survive if it abandons its Judeo-Christian roots?...

August 6, 2009 | National Review

A Constitutional Moment for American Education?

Vacation gave me the opportunity to catch up with a bit of early American history, particularly the eventful last two decades of the 18th century...

July 30, 2009 | Freedom Communications

Individualism root of revolution

The idea that sound revolutions rest on the past may appear to be an oxymoron, but it isn’t...

July 17, 2009 | Forbes

Harry Jaffa's Affair With The Lincoln-Douglas Debates

One day in 1946, Harry Jaffa wandered into a used bookstore in Manhattan and picked up a copy of the Lincoln-Douglas debates...

July 13, 2009 | Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription required)

Private Effort to Create Courses Draws Praise — and Charges of 'Buying' Curricula

On a humid day in June, a few dozen young historians and political scientists have gathered in a sunlit, high-ceilinged, book-lined seminar room along the University of Virginia's central quadrangle...

June 22, 2009 | Weekly Standard (subscription required)

Consequential Ideas

Paul Rahe is a distinguished and prolific historian in the field of intellectual history who ventures with deliberate intent into political philosophy, judging what he sees...