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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The News from Iraq: What Does It Mean?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Thursday, August 19, 2010

The departure of the last combat brigade from Iraq is full of symbolic weight...

Analysis and Commentary

Who Prosecutes the Prosecutor?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Thursday, August 19, 2010

Patrick Fitzgerald, the man behind the Blagojevich case, has institutionalized a disturbing modus operandi...

Analysis and Commentary

Geraldo Rivera as Coase

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, August 19, 2010

Just watching the O'Reilly Factor a few minutes ago, I saw Geraldo Rivera make an interesting proposal about the controversial mosque/athletic facility/culinary school/art studio near ground zero in Manhattan...

Analysis and Commentary

Washington Consensus Versus Beijing Consensus on Economic Policy

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Thursday, August 19, 2010

Does China’s remarkable economic growth, its stability during the recent financial crisis, and its immense foreign aid/investment in Africa raise doubts about free market policies and provide evidence in favor of a more interventionist approach...?

Analysis and Commentary

Padre Jerry?

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Thursday, August 19, 2010

Forget about waiting until Election Night to discover the identity of California’s next governor. If history is any indication, the race will be decided no later than six nights earlier: Wednesday, Oct. 27. That’s the tentative date for Game One of the 2010 World Series...

Analysis and Commentary

Progress, pitfalls as U.S. troops leave Iraq

by Larry Diamondvia CNN.com
Thursday, August 19, 2010

Larry Diamond says there are signs of progress in Iraq. However, he says, the country is slipping backward on political, security fronts...

Analysis and Commentary

Please, No More Teachable Moments

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Thursday, August 19, 2010

Obama should be building bridges, not aggravating local controversies...

Analysis and Commentary

The Cynical Brilliance of Imam Rauf

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, August 18, 2010

There are thousands of sites where the imam could locate his monument to interfaith tolerance. But away from Ground Zero, the irony would be lost...

Interviews
Interviews

Thomas Sowell on American Collapse: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Thomas Sowellvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, August 20, 2010

Thomas Sowell discusses the parallels between the fall of Rome and what he sees as the collapse of America...

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