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Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

If David Cameron has a British vision for Europe, let him tell us what it is

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Angela Merkel's clear plan for closer union will not appeal to all, but there is no substance to the British government's alternative...

Blogs
Blogs

Misinterpreting the Right to Bear Arms

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Room for Debate (New York Times)
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

One sad feature about the current move [to restore felons’ rights to carry guns] is that the Second Amendment’s protection of the right to keep and bear arms is invoked to support this dubious and dangerous practice...

Blogs

My Talk at Berkeley

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

One enterprising student, Scott Gibb, recorded all but the first two minutes of the talk I gave at Berkeley earlier this month...My talk is titled, "The Case For a Non-Interventionist Foreign Policy." It's here...

Blogs

Is the Administration behind Americans Elect? Is Jon Huntsman its candidate?

by Paul E. Petersonvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

That President Barack Obama faces enormous challenges in the upcoming presidential race is guaranteed...What, then, can a re-election-minded president do? Answer: Shift to the left while silently encouraging a third “centrist” party to split the opposition...

Blogs

A Debatable Debate Process

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Televised presidential debates aren’t a level playing field, from who gets to stand in the middle of the stage to who gets to stand in the media spotlight...

Other Media
Other Media

The Constitution with Paul Rahe: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Other Media

Patently Bad Policy

by F. Scott Kieffvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Will crony capitalism triumph over entrepreneurialism? The Supreme Court will soon decide...

Other Media

WSJ’s Peggy Noonan visits Hoover Institution

with Hoover Institutionvia Think Tanked (Washington Post)
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Other Media

A label we don't need

by Henry I. Miller, Drew L. Kershenvia Nature Biotechnology
Tuesday, November 8, 2011

The United Nations agency that sets food standards—the Codex Alimentarius—recently reached an impasse on the labeling of food containing products derived from recombinant DNA technology...

Interviews
Interviews

Richard Epstein on the John Batchelor Show

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

GUESTS: Co-Host Larry Kudlow, CNBC; Kim Strassel, WSJ; Clea Benson, Bloomberg; Richard Epstein, Hoover; Evan Newmark, WSJ...