Hoover Daily Report
Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

The Slaughter That Muslims Could Not Ignore

by Reuel Marc Gerechtvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

The killing of Shiites in Iraq was Bin Laden's undoing in the eyes of many Muslims...

Featured Commentary

Mission Lost

by Bruce Thorntonvia City Journal
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

California’s state university system offers everything but a liberal education...

Blogs
Blogs

A Republican Debate That Begins by Asking: Why Have This Debate?

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

On Thursday night in Greenville, South Carolina, a handful of gentleman seeking to replace Barack Obama will grapple with this political brain-baffler: if a top-tier candidate doesn’t show up for a presidential debate, is it really a debate...?

Blogs

President Obama’s Signing Statement on “Czars”

by Michael McConnellvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Far from being an essential “prerogative” of the President, “czars” are an anomalous departure from the constitutional scheme. Congress had every right to defund them...

Blogs

Can Poor Countries Afford Democracy?

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

...[W]hile the effects of democracy on economic performance are controversial, democracies can have some economic advantages for poor as well as rich countries...

Blogs

Bin Laden Fallout

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

I think there will be repercussions from the hit, and most of them will turn out to be good in terms of the War on Terror...

Blogs

Oh Canada!!!

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

On May 2, 2011, Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s party won an absolute majority, 164 out of 308 seats, in Canada’s House of Commons after governing as a minority during the past five years...

Blogs

A Morale Booster for the Financial Front Too

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

I think thanks are also due to the people who served in the financial front of the war on terror during these ten years—many in the United States Treasury...

Blogs

Third to the Killing

by Bruce Thorntonvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Yes, the praise President Obama is receiving for authorizing the operation that killed Osama bin Laden is deserved––to a point...

Blogs

A Response to Deborah Pearlstein

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

...[W]hat we have learned raises the possibility–once again–that [the CIA program or the coercive tactics used within it] may have made, and long after its closure may still be making, a significant contribution to American security...

Other Media
Other Media

The Middle East with Michael Totten: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Other Media

Repeal Title IX

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Federal intervention in college sports remains a disastrous mistake...

Interviews
Interviews

Condoleezza Rice on Future of War on Terror

with Condoleezza Ricevia Fox and Friends (Fox News)
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
Interviews

Rice: this shows us patience pays off

with Condoleezza Ricevia Morning Joe (MSNBC)
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
Interviews

Colonel Joe Felter on the Gil Gross Show

with Colonel Joseph (Joe) Felter (ret.)via Gil Gross Show (KGO)
Tuesday, May 3, 2011