Hoover Daily Report
Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

Syrian Ironies

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Tuesday, March 6, 2012

As Assad’s murderous toll rises, so do pressures on a reluctant West...

Featured Commentary

James Q. Wilson (1931-2012)

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, March 6, 2012

There are undoubtedly many people who are alive today because of James Q. Wilson, who died last week. He was not a doctor or medical scientist...James Q. Wilson was a scholar who studied crime...

Featured Commentary

Arab world as viewed 50 years ago

by Daniel Pipesvia Washington Times
Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Life’s portrayal of peaceful culture proved strikingly inaccurate...

Blogs
Blogs

The War Against the Common Core

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Education Next
Monday, March 5, 2012

The Common Core State Standards Initiative landed in our midst with four great assets...Ever since it landed, however, the Common Core has been the object of ceaseless attacks from multiple directions...

Blogs

The Gaseous Policies of Barack Obama

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, March 5, 2012

There are no “oil men” in the White House. So the Obamites cannot, as in the past, blame Halliburton, BP, or Exxon for rigging gas prices out of the Oval Office...

Blogs

More Debates about the Stimulus Debate

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Monday, March 5, 2012

In a blog post yesterday Paul Krugman repeats a claim made by Christina Romer which he says answers “in devastating fashion” the empirical paper by John Cogan and me...But Romer’s claim actually provides no such answer or rebuttal...

Blogs

Evaluating Holder's speech on targeted killing

by Matthew Waxmanvia Global Public Square (CNN.com)
Monday, March 5, 2012

Holder’s remarks are unlikely to satisfy either the most vocal civil libertarians or security-hawks, but they reflect this administration’s pragmatic approach toward national security law issues...

Other Media
Other Media

Government By 'Expert'

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, March 6, 2012

The modern administrative state is a behemoth incompatible with the rule of law...

Other Media

Super Tuesday: Newt Gingrich will get the economy moving

with Thomas Sowellvia Washington Post
Monday, March 5, 2012
Interviews
Interviews

Peter Berkowitz on the Daily Wrap

with Peter Berkowitzvia Daily Wrap (Wall Street Journal Radio Network)
Monday, March 5, 2012

President Obama and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talk about Iran [Interview begins around 10:25]...

Interviews

Israel and the United States have different red lines

with Peter Berkowitzvia WTOP (Washington, DC)
Monday, March 5, 2012

Peter Berkowitz, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and author of the upcoming book "Israel and the Struggle over the International Laws of War"...

Interviews

Richard Epstein on the John Batchelor Show

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Monday, March 5, 2012

Guests: Richard Epstein, Hoover; Joe Rago, WSJ; Salena Zito, PTR; Shira Schoenberg, Boston Globe...