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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Jeremy Lin: Achievement trumps identity politics

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, February 23, 2012

The fact that Lin is an anomaly has guaranteed both sensationalism and controversy, at least some of it politically incorrect...

Analysis and Commentary

So Are High Gas Prices Good or Bad?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

As the global economy gets better, as we freeze federal leases, and as the Middle East heats up, will $5-a-gallon summer gas be good or bad?...

Analysis and Commentary

The President’s Buffett Rule is vaporware

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

va·por·ware (n): computer slang a product, especially software, that is promoted or marketed while it is still in development and that may never be produced. The President’s Buffett Rule is vaporware...

Analysis and Commentary

Global Governance Hits Sacramento

by David Davenportvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

If you would like to see how the global governance movement could impact the U.S., look no further than California’s capital city, Sacramento...

Analysis and Commentary

Debate Thoughts: Razing Arizona

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Last night’s debate in Mesa, Arizona...made us more than a little familiar with the Republican field –and shaped the race in ways the party elders perhaps never anticipated when all of this began last year...

Analysis and Commentary

The Science of Things That Aren't So

by Bruce M. Chassy, Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

To hold those who would abuse science accountable, other scientists must expose deceptions, and journals must perform rigorous, conscientious peer-review of articles...

Analysis and Commentary

Republicans for Education Reform

by Michael J. Petrillivia National Review Online
Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Race to the Top deserves some credit, but GOP victories deserve more...

Analysis and Commentary

The 'Fairness' Fraud

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

How does allowing politicians to take more money in taxes from successful people, to squander in ways that will improve their own reelection prospects, make anything more "fair" for others?...

In the News
In the News

Wonkbook: Tax reform is really, really hard

with John B. Taylorvia Wonkblog (Washington Post)
Wednesday, February 22, 2012