Hoover Daily Report
Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

The Moral Infrastructure

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, May 8, 2012

The "Occupy" movement, which the Obama administration and much of the media have embraced, has implications that reach far beyond the passing sensation it has created...

Featured Commentary

Lost in the Crowd: Putin's Business-As-Usual Inauguration

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Monday, May 7, 2012

Were it not for the French, Greece, and Schleswig-Holstein elections on Sunday, Putin’s inauguration for his third term would have been the top news...

Featured Commentary

Elizabeth Warren and the Frauds of Diversity

by Bruce Thorntonvia FrontPage Magazine
Monday, May 7, 2012

For anyone familiar with the American university and its gospel of multicultural diversity, the revelation that Massachusetts Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren exploited her 1/32 Cherokee ancestry to pass as a minority is a dog-bites-man story...

Blogs
Blogs

What Will We Call 2011 or 2012?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, May 7, 2012

If in 1992, 2006, and 2008 the issues were poor Republican stewardship of the economy, what will they be in 2012?...

Blogs

Dumbing Down the GPA: It’s the Unsophisticated Bright Kid who Suffers

by Paul E. Petersonvia Education Next
Monday, May 7, 2012

It is not the under-achieving students in urban centers who perpetuate the ongoing crisis in American education...The threats come from the mindless educational potentates who have captured control of the best public schools in the country...

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Blogs

Making Sense of Political Doubletalk: Chairman Mao and President Obama

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Monday, May 7, 2012

Logic and evidence are not universal means of getting at the truth. Rather, for Obama, they are tools to be used in the service of Democrats. It’s as simple as that...

Blogs

A Diverse and Wide Open Hearing on Fed Reforms

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Monday, May 7, 2012

The House Domestic Monetary Policy subcommittee, with Ron Paul in the chair, is holding hearings [today] on six proposed bills to reform the Fed...Two of the bills would refrom the Fed’s dual mandate...

Other Media
Other Media

Malpractice at law schools

with Peter Berkowitzvia Right Turn (Washington Post)
Monday, May 7, 2012
Other Media

Higher Education for All?

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Monday, May 7, 2012

The federal government needs to rein in the business of making student loans...

Interviews
Interviews

Reviving Economic Liberties: A Conversation with Clint Bolick

with Clint Bolickvia Liberty Law Talk (Library of Law and Liberty)
Monday, May 7, 2012

In this edition of Liberty Law Talk, I talk with Clint Bolick, Director of the Center for Constitutional Litigation at the Goldwater Institute, about his new book Death Grip: Loosening the Law’s Stranglehold over Economic Liberty...

Interviews

Josef Joffe on the John Batchelor Show

with Josef Joffevia John Batchelor Show
Monday, May 7, 2012

Guests: Steven Erlanger, NYT; Rachel Donadio, NYT; Josef Joffe, Hoover; Jennifer Oldham, Bloomberg...