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Hoover Digest by topic: America's Founding

October 9, 2009

Making Room for Burke and Hume

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Why shouldn’t American universities give conservative ideas their due? By Peter Berkowitz.

October 9, 2009

Tea for You

Fans of limited government have taken their lumps lately, and unfortunately, one “tea party” does not a revolution make. By Richard A. Epstein.

April 13, 2009

Rice, on the Record

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"The world is tough, but it’s no tougher now than when we came, and some pockets of it are a lot, lot better." A talk with former secretary of state Condoleezza Rice. By Kimberley A. Strassel.

April 13, 2009

The Unfinished Work of Sidney Drell

Reflecting on his career as one of Stanford’s "Pioneers in Science," the physicist and Hoover senior fellow says the need for arms control is more pressing than ever.

April 10, 2009

Letters from the Gulag

Nikolai Antsiferov

Even in the bleak world of Soviet labor camps, people wrote letters. A remarkable cache shows one prisoner’s struggle—to be remembered, and to survive. By Emily Johnson.

April 10, 2009

A Date with Destiny

Hoover fellow Robert Zelnick, who coached David Frost for his storied broadcast bout with Richard Nixon, shares his glimpse of "the unleashed Nixon." By Caleb Daniloff.

April 10, 2009

A Turning Point for Taiwan

Newly released volumes of the Chiang Kai-shek diaries illuminate a pivotal moment: the generalissimo’s turning away from a command economy. By Tai-chun Kuo.

April 10, 2009

Huntington and His Discontents

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Samuel Huntington’s "clash of civilizations" proved an ominous vision. History may yet prove it right. By Fouad Ajami.

January 21, 2009

The Case of the Missing White House

Building the First White House, by N. C. Wyeth.

N. C. Wyeth was one of the most famous illustrators of his day. So why can’t anyone—including the White House itself—locate the Wyeth painting on the cover of this issue of the Hoover Digest? By Christine B. Podmaniczky.

October 14, 2008

Adapt or Perish

Adapt or Perish By Peter Robinson.

To succeed in the war on terror, Philip Bobbitt insists, the West needs an entirely new conceptual framework.

By Peter Robinson.