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Why Legal Avenues To Mideast Peace Are Misguided

by Peter Berkowitzvia Real Clear Politics
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Over the summer, Trump administration officials Jason Greenblatt and Jared Kushner visited Israel and the Palestinian Authority to renew efforts to resolve the conflict over the West Bank—as the international community and the Israeli left refer to the land Israel seized in fending off Jordan’s attack in the Six Day War. 

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On Trial: The Right To Try

by Henry I. Millervia Defining Ideas
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

We need more research before exposing terminally ill patients to unproven treatments. 

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Free Speech Under Threat

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

This summer, Commentary magazine published a forum on the question: Is free speech under threat in the United States?

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Responding To Hurricanes While Assuming No More Wars

by Bing West via Military History in the News
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The 1938 hurricane season resulted in 700 fatalities. The lack of technology to provide early warning caused that high number. In the current cases of Texas and Florida, casualties are far less because we have early, accurate warning and have learned how to prepare. But since we cannot change nature, we cannot prevent the physical damage and so Congress appropriates vast sums—likely to exceed $150 billion—to repair.

Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Mr. President, You Need A Winning Strategy Against The Next Harvey

by Alice Hillvia The Hill
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Each year the president of the United States receives a briefing from the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) about the upcoming hurricane season. This year’s briefing on August 4th was no different. After the briefing, President Trump tweeted, “Preparedness is an investment in our future!”

Analysis and Commentary

Getting To No With Iran

by Jamil Jaffervia US News
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

How President Trump can forge a nuclear deal that actually works.

Analysis and Commentary

Chinese Attitudes Toward The U.S. Withdrawal From The Paris Climate Accords

by Michael D. Swainevia China Leadership Monitor
Monday, September 11, 2017

China’s leaders strongly oppose President Donald J. Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Accords.

Interviews
Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson: How A Border War In Europe Led To World War II

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Hillsdale College
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses World War II.

Interviews

Jeremy Carl: Disaster Recovery, Social Media Guide, Nuclear Power Demise

interview with Jeremy Carlvia BYU Radio
Monday, September 11, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Jeremy Carl discusses the future of nuclear power in the US.

In the News
In the News

Commonwealth Club Moves Into New Home

quoting George P. Shultzvia SF Gate
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Most first-time homeowners celebrate their new abode with, perhaps, a bottle of wine or a dinner out in the new neighborhood. The Commonwealth Club on Tuesday toasted homeownership with a short parade, a fireboat show and a performance by the San Francisco 49ers’ Noise Drum and Flag Team. A block of Steuart Street was closed as club members listened to speeches.

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Wish We Could Have Acted In Advance To Ease Liquidity Situation, Says Rajan

quoting Raghuram Rajanvia Kashmir Monitor
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan has said that in hindsight it appears that the central bank under his governorship could have managed the liquidity in banking system in a better manner on certain occasions.

In the News

IP Awareness Summit 2017 Will Confront The Growing Frustration Over IP Rights

mentioning Stephen Haber, Hoover Institution, Hoover IP2via EIN News
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Center for Intellectual Property Understanding (CIPU) in conjunction with Chicago-Kent College of Law (CKCL), Illinois Institute of Technology announced today that it is holding the first Intellectual Property Awareness Summit in Chicago on November 6.

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Nationally Renowned Expert To Discuss Role Of Entrepreneurs In War-Torn Societies

mentioning David R. Hendersonvia Baylor
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Baylor University’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise kicks off its annual Free Enterprise Forum this week with one of the nation’s leading experts on entrepreneurship education – Steve Mariotti, founder of Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship and author of “An Entrepreneur’s Manifesto.”