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Analysis and Commentary

Barack Hearts Hugo

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, April 24, 2009

If the end of the Cold War resulted in the liberation of Eastern Europe, it also brought about something of a liberation in Latin America as well...

Analysis and Commentary

Ban against speaking out not far off

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Wednesday, April 22, 2009

In a series of articles on climate change, the villain is gradually being identified as — you should have guessed it — freedom of thought...

In the News
In the News

So You Want to Be a Professor

with Peter Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, April 23, 2009

Late last month, the Web site Inside Higher Ed reported that several universities were shrinking the number of students admitted to their Ph.D. programs this year...

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Black-leather pragmatist

with Ken Jowittvia UC Berkeley News
Thursday, April 23, 2009

In a recent lecture on Russian politics, Berkeley Professor Emeri-tus of Political Science Ken Jowitt challenged the Western world to shed its outdated and simplistic view of world powers as divided into autocracies and Western-style democracies...

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Will California Shuck Corn Ethanol?

with Henry I. Millervia Investor's Business Daily
Thursday, April 23, 2009

Energy Policy: California regulators are ready to conclude that corn ethanol cannot help the state fight global warming...

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Study Shows NO Improvement in NYC Charters Over Public Schools

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Education Notes Online (Blog)
Wednesday, April 22, 2009

During an interview, Doug Henwood mentions a new report just out from the National Bureau of Economic Researchers that studied the effectiveness of NYC charter schools in comparison to regular public schools...

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FACTS ON POLICY: The United States Then and Now III: Household Composition

via Hoover Institution
Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Did you know . . .? The average household size has gotten smaller...

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Climate-change woes land in Congress’ lap

with Terry Andersonvia Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sunday, April 19, 2009

Without any changes, every time we flip on a light switch or rev the engine, we’re one step closer to a world of floods, drought and pestilence, advocates of climatechange legislation warn...

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Fed's behavior led to today's crisis, risks inflation later

with John B. Taylorvia Idaho Statesman
Thursday, April 16, 2009

More often than not, you get what you pay for...