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Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

Why Nobody Will Help the Syrian People

by Josef Joffevia New Republic
Monday, February 27, 2012

When interests meet ideals in the arena of states, ideals lose out...

Featured Commentary

Want More "Fairness?" Look to Europe's Basket Cases

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes
Sunday, February 26, 2012

President Obama calls for “social justice...

Featured Commentary

Burke's Words Should Hearten Dismayed Conservatives

by Peter Berkowitzvia Real Clear Politics
Saturday, February 25, 2012

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...

Featured Commentary

Algae, European Gas Prices, and Born in the U.S.A

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Saturday, February 25, 2012

As gas nears $5-a-gallon out west, the president, who has cancelled a key pipeline and frozen federal leases from Alaska to the East Coast, teaches us about American algae potential, in the way he used to emphasize the importance of tire pressure and “tune-ups...

Blogs
Blogs

Readings: Pir Zubair Shah, My Drone War

by Kenneth Andersonvia Lawfare
Monday, February 27, 2012

Journalist Pir Zubair Shah writes in the March-April 2012 issue of Foreign Policy. My Drone War: American drones have changed everything for al Qaeda and its local allies in Pakistan, becoming a fact of life in a secret war that is far from over...

Blogs

Is China’s Economic Future a Rosy One?

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, February 26, 2012

Starting with the opening of agriculture to private incentives in the late 1970s, China has experienced faster and more prolonged economic growth than any other country...

Blogs

The insanity of health insurance

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Sunday, February 26, 2012

It is insane that we get our health care from our employers...

Blogs

21st-Century VocEd Could Be Key to Future Economic Prosperity

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Education Next
Friday, February 24, 2012

I’m a huge fan of high-quality liberal-arts education for everybody and really do think it would go far to prepare better citizens, neighbors, and consumer/transmitters of America’s cultural heritage and democratic underpinnings...

Other Media
Other Media

Weinberger on Too Big to Know

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, February 27, 2012
Other Media

Brown and Obama find bipartisanship a difficult goal to reach

with Bill Whalenvia Los Angeles Times
Friday, February 24, 2012
Interviews
Interviews

Foreign Policy with Condoleezza Rice: Chapter 1 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonwith Condoleezza Ricevia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, February 27, 2012

Condoleezza Rice discusses 9/11 and the early stages of the Iraq War...

Interviews

Discussing the violence in Syria

with Fouad Ajamivia CNN
Friday, February 24, 2012

Kate Bolduan and Fouad Ajami discuss the violence in Syria and what the international community is doing about it...

Interviews

Reforming Cuba

with William Ratliffvia China Radio International
Thursday, February 23, 2012

The island nation of Cuba is located only 90 miles from the United States. But under decades of intense sanctions and embargoes from the United States, the nation's economy has struggled...