Unions that defend the worst teachers are depriving children of the best teaching. By Eric A. Hanushek.
The Scheinman collection brings to life the story of how two friends, a white American and a black Kenyan, helped African democracy bloom. By Tom Shachtman.
Yet another crime the Soviet dictator got away with: defining genocide to exclude what he did. Hoover fellow Norman M. Naimark tells how it happened. By Cynthia Haven.
Hoover fellow Thomas Sowell digs in his heels against American decline. By David Hogberg.
His new Dictionary of 20th-Century Communism is no closed book. Hoover fellow Robert Service says the movement that claimed tens of millions of victims has “a living legacy, alas.” By John J. Miller.
Bit by bit, courts are being forced to ponder the laws and licenses that stifle people’s freedom to work. By Clint Bolick.
Our characteristic hope for the future has been shaken. Growth in per capita income can revive it. By Gary S. Becker.
His reading list focuses on how liberty is won, lost, and neglected. By Jonathan Rauch.