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December 30, 2013 | Fox News

William Damon on Happening Now

Hoover Institution's William Damon weighs in
December 20, 2013 |

Will The U.S. Supreme Court Protect The First Amendment Rights Of Colorado Bakeries?

Does the public own America's businesses?
August 12, 2013 | EconTalk

Barry Weingast on the Violence Trap

Barry Weingast, the Ward C. Krebs Family Professor of Political Science at Stanford University and a Senior Fellow at Stanford's Hoover Institution talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the role of violence and the threat of violence in...
March 22, 2013 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

Gay Marriage and the Libertarian’s Dilemma

September 20, 2012 | Lawfare

Thoughts On Today’s Important Drone FOIA Oral Argument In DC Circuit

April 10, 2012 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

My Primer for Obama

On the differences between Social Darwinism and laissez-faire economics...
March 18, 2012 | EconLog

Stanley Fish: "Might Makes Right"

This is the closing paragraph of a remarkable op/ed by noted literary critic Stanley Fish...
March 2, 2012 | Daily Beast

Big Pharma’s Role in the Contraception Debate

The Senate defeat of a contraception bill is just the latest sign that the politics of birth control are back in vogue. Peter Schweizer on the hidden hand: Big Pharma...
January 11, 2012 | Creators Syndicate

In Greed I Trust

Last week's column started off asking: "What human motivation gets the most wonderful things done...
November 10, 2011 | Works and Days

From Herman Cain to Blue Wall Street—the News Behind the News

Here are some things in the daily news that do not quite make sense...