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Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

The Changing Family

by David Davenportvia townhall.com
Friday, July 15, 2011
Featured Commentary

Murdoch’s Sham Investigation

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Daily Beast
Thursday, July 14, 2011

After weeks of unfolding scandal, Rupert gives his first substantive interview–to his own paper...

Featured Commentary

What sports can teach us about economics

by Scott S. Powellvia Orange County Register
Thursday, July 14, 2011

Washington is desperate to find a way forward to get the U.S. economy back on a track of growth and job creation...

Blogs
Blogs

Would McConnell plan punt debt solution?

by Charles Calomirisvia Arena (Politico)
Friday, July 15, 2011

McConnell's proposal is the right approach for the GOP to endorse...

Blogs

Understanding the McConnell debt limit proposal

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Thursday, July 14, 2011

Coming two full days after Leader McConnell released his proposal, this post may be too late to do much good...

Blogs

California’s Hitless Wonders

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, July 14, 2011

Only the hardest of hardcore baseball nuts knows the tale of Bill Bergen...

Blogs

What Ben Franklin Really Said

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, July 14, 2011

Here’s an interesting historical fact I have dug up in some research for an essay I am writing about the relationship between liberty and security...

Blogs

Clarity on the Budget Debate

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, July 14, 2011

Most of the media have done a worse job than usual of reporting on the debt ceiling/budget debate...

Blogs

Keynes vs. Reality-2

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, July 14, 2011

In this earlier post, I noted this 1943 Paul Samuelson prediction...

Blogs

A “Serious” Jobs Program: Germany’s Haartz IV (Will Obama Repeat the Elder Bush’s Mistake?)

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Thursday, July 14, 2011

I am taken aback, to say the least, that I have yet to see a “serious” jobs program offered for our widely proclaimed “jobs crisis...

Blogs

More Mumbais?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Thursday, July 14, 2011

The synchronized attacks in Mumbai, by their targeting and timing, designed both to do the maximum amount of damage and to be iconic in nature...

Blogs

EPA Budget Cuts: Reducing Bureaucracy, Not Environmental Quality

by Terry Andersonvia Percolator (PERC)
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

With the battle over the debt heating up in Congress, the EPA has once again become the target of budget cutters in Washington...

Blogs

The New Worst Way to Deal with Budget Problems

by Eric Hanushekvia Education Next
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

What is the worst way one could think of to deal with school district budget problems...

Other Media
Other Media

Save Our Secret Ballot

by Clint Bolickvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, July 15, 2011

Workers support it. States support it. The courts support it. Why doesn't the Obama administration...

Other Media

Communism with Yuri Yarim-Agaev: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, July 15, 2011