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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Who Is ‘They’?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, April 25, 2008

Recently Barack Obama got into trouble by explaining to an affluent San Francisco audience why the cash-strapped, mostly white, working classes in Pennsylvania and the Midwest do not logically vote for his brand of economic populism, but instead cling to issues that sophisticates can see are extraneous to their economic plight...

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When more means worse

by Henry I. Millervia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, April 24, 2008

Ever-increasing governmental regulation is in vogue on both sides of the Atlantic these days...

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Inflation measure causes surprise

with Michael J. Boskinvia Canberra Times (Australia)
Friday, April 25, 2008

Middle Australia, along with the financial markets, has been taken by surprise by the latest CPI figures...

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Kissinger on War & More: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, April 25, 2008

War and the media — the two have not partnered so well since Vietnam...

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Bagehot's Lessons for the Fed

with John B. Taylorvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, April 25, 2008

No one needs to be reminded about the bad financial-market news...

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A rising euro threatens American dominance

with Milton Friedmanvia Tehran Times (Iran)
Thursday, April 24, 2008

The question is a serious one because the U.S. Federal Reserve is pumping new dollars into the global economy at an astounding pace...

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Smart economist says to read these books

with Thomas Sowellvia World on the Web
Thursday, April 24, 2008

So, I’ve been liking Thomas Sowell of late...

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Venezuela student leader wins award for challenging Chavez

with Milton Friedmanvia Associated Press
Thursday, April 24, 2008

A U.S.-based think tank has awarded a $500,000 prize to the leader of a student protest movement that has posed a potent challenge to Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez...

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10 Questions for Newt Gingrich

with Newt Gingrich, Thomas Sowellvia Time Magazine
Thursday, April 24, 2008

Is there anything you feel you could have done while you were in Congress but didn't?...

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Venezuelan Student Movement Leader Awarded $500,000 Milton Friedman Liberty Prize

with Rose D. Friedman, Milton Friedmanvia PR Newswire
Thursday, April 24, 2008

The Cato Institute has announced that Yon Goicoechea, leader of the pro-democracy student movement in Venezuela that successfully prevented President Hugo Chavez's regime from seizing broad dictatorial powers in December 2007, has been awarded the 2008 Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty...

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A True Economic Stimulus Package

with Milton Friedmanvia Townhall
Wednesday, April 23, 2008

It was not so long ago that Congress crafted a piece of legislation designed to “stimulate” the American economy...

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Association for Behavior Analysis International Brings Leading Behavior Experts to Chicago Convention

with Gary S. Beckervia PRWeb
Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Behavior impacts every aspect of our daily lives, from the family dinner table to the classroom, the boardroom to the election booth...

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Connecting Crime and Economy In Little Rock

with Gary S. Beckervia Today's THV
Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Sluggish economy impact jobs, the housing market and retail sales, but what about crime?...