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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

In Libya, Half In

by Fouad Ajamivia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, April 28, 2011

The [National Transitional Council in Benghazi] bodes well for the future, American officials say, it is “worthy of our support,” but we are not yet ready to recognize it...

Analysis and Commentary

It Would Be Hard for Assad to Lose

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Thursday, April 28, 2011

It is not easy to overthrow a dictator, especially one who is willing to do anything and everything to stay in power...Here are the ingredients for the overthrow of a totalitarian regime...

Analysis and Commentary

Of Four 2012 Elections, Ours May be the least Significant

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Thursday, April 28, 2011

There are three other 2012 elections that have greater long-run significance, if one can imagine that...

Analysis and Commentary

The Politics of the Move

by Kori Schakevia Room for Debate (New York Times)
Thursday, April 28, 2011

Leon Panetta was the best choice available to the president if he wanted a Democrat to run the Pentagon...

Analysis and Commentary

The Unexamined President and His Media Enablers

by Bruce Thorntonvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, April 28, 2011

...[T]he mainstream media are getting wrong the significance of President Obama’s release of his actual birth certificate...

Analysis and Commentary

Mixed Feelings About This

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, April 28, 2011

[In their recent op-ed,] Jaffer and Siems are conflating two very distinct issues that it is important to keep separate...

Interviews
Interviews

David Davenport on the Ronn Owens Program

with David Davenportvia Ronn Owens Program (KGO-AM)
Thursday, April 28, 2011

David Davenport from Stanford's Hoover Institution wrote a great piece for the Chronicle about one-person, one-vote. Should we do away with the electoral college? David says no...

Interviews

Keynes vs. Hayek: A Rap Battle Renewed

with Russell Robertsvia Economix (New York Times)
Thursday, April 28, 2011

Round 2 of the great economics smackdown is now available on video...Will there be a Round 3? In a conversation about the project, Mr. Roberts, an economist at George Mason University, didn’t rule it out...

In the News
In the News

Stanford Debates R.O.T.C.’s Return

with Hoover Institutionvia At War (New York Times)
Thursday, April 28, 2011