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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Certified Madness

by Bruce Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, April 27, 2007

One of the more interesting sections of the war funding bill Congress will soon send President Bush is its provision for "readiness..."

Analysis and Commentary

Iraq, and the Truth We Dare Not Speak

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, April 27, 2007

Not long ago I talked to a right-wing hardnosed fellow in a conservative central California town about the need to stay and finish the task of stabilizing the democracy in Iraq and rectifying the disastrous aftermath of 1991...

In the News
In the News

Commentary: School Reform Must Foster Competition

with Milton Friedman, Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Heartland Institute
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

If nothing else, the U.S. Department of Education proved earlier this year it can collect and report telling statistics about the condition of K-12 schooling...

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If nothing else, the jargon is world class

with Hoover Institutionvia St. Petersburg Times
Friday, April 27, 2007

The push for "World-Class Education Standards" is this year's proof that Florida thinks the solution to every school issue is a new slogan, a meddlesome mandate and another standardized test...

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The Sun Continues to Set on Britain

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Stanford Review
Friday, April 27, 2007

There was a time when our cousins across the Atlantic could truthfully boast that “The sun never sets on the British Empire..."

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Pro-Global Warming Fund Heats Up

with Milton Friedmanvia Street
Friday, April 27, 2007

It's probably a safe bet that Al Gore does not invest in the Free Enterprise Action Fund (FEAOX), whose managers insist global warming is hogwash...

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Bruce Berkowitz Is Excellent

with Bruce Berkowitzvia National Review Online
Friday, April 27, 2007

In the Journal today...

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Clutch hitting

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, April 26, 2007

It is very hard for sports fans, sports writers and even athletes do accurately assess which of their players perform well under pressure and which do not...

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Editorial: Bring Courseguide back

with Larry Diamondvia Stanford Daily
Thursday, April 26, 2007

With the demise of the ASSU Courseguide, Stanford students have been denied a critical tool for choosing their classes and holding their professors accountable...

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DéJà Vu

with Niall Fergusonvia New Republic
Thursday, April 26, 2007

On many occasions since the Democratic victory in November, I've felt like I've been transported back in time; I'm young and everything is possible...

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Don't Give Up

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, April 26, 2007

Sometimes no comment is needed...

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The missing player: a 'czar' to manage the Iraq war

with Larry Diamondvia Christian Science Monitor
Thursday, April 26, 2007

It's been a problem for the Bush administration since the outset of the Iraq war four years ago...