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Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

The Islamist Road to Democracy

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Wall Street Journal
Sunday, April 22, 2012

Muslims cannot be dragged to an embrace of secularism and the liberal values that spring from it. They have to arrive voluntarily at this understanding...

Blogs
Blogs

Concern About The Decline in Manufacturing in the United States?

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, April 22, 2012

Manufacturing employment as a fraction of total employment has been declining for the past half century in the United States and the great majority of other developed countries...

Blogs

French Socialists Test Ride Obama Platform

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Thinking About (Blog)
Sunday, April 22, 2012

The French election previews the U.S. November election contest between incumbent Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney in the following four ways...

Blogs

It Was the Power, Stupid!

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Sunday, April 22, 2012

We are in the year four of our lord, when darkness was made light, the seas gently receded, and the planet cooled...

Blogs

Conversely, Four Encouraging Signs For President Obama

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Sunday, April 22, 2012

In the spirit of "fair and balanced," here are four reasons why President Obama’s followers can keep the faith, the past week’s spate of bad headlines notwithstanding...

Blogs

Blinder on Health Care

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Friday, April 20, 2012

Alan Blinder, in today's Wall Street Journal, has an interesting piece attacking Supreme Court judges who would actually seriously consider finding the recent health care law unconstitutional...

Blogs

Spring Break Is Here: Can I get my unemployement insurance check?

by Paul E. Petersonvia Education Next
Friday, April 20, 2012

Did you know that school bus drivers and cafeteria workers file unemployment claims whenever schools take a vacation break...

Blogs

Stretching the School-District Dollar

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Friday, April 20, 2012

Despite some signs of economic recovery, school districts nationwide continue to struggle mightily...

Other Media
Other Media

The Suicide of a Superpower with Patrick J. Buchanan

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Hoover Daily Report
Monday, April 23, 2012

Pat Buchanan discusses immigration, assimilation, the disaster that was the 1960s, and the fate of the American achievement...

Other Media

Romney's healthcare plan may be more revolutionary than Obama's

with Scott W. Atlasvia Los Angeles Times
Monday, April 23, 2012

Instead of getting coverage at work, more Americans would shop for it on their own. That would mean more choices — and more risk...

Other Media

Cowen on Food

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, April 23, 2012

Tyler Cowen of George Mason U. and author of An Economist Gets Lunch, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about food, the economics of food, and his new book...

Other Media

The Pollution Solution

by Gary D. Libecapvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Monday, April 23, 2012

Firms need incentives to invest in pollution control...

Other Media

How to Beat Government Bonds—Using Social Security

with John Shovenvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, April 20, 2012

For an investment return that tops those offered by hedge funds, insurance firms or Wall Street banks, baby boomers should look to Social Security...

Interviews
Interviews

Richard Epstein on John Batchelor

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, April 20, 2012

Guests: Amanda Coyne, AlaskaDispatch.com; Charles Pellegrino, author; Richard Epstein, Hoover...

Interviews

Bruce Thornton on John Batchelor

with Bruce Thorntonvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, April 20, 2012

Guests: Laura Huggins, PERC; Greg Zuckerman, WSJ; Bruce Thornton, Hoover; John Fund, American Spectator...