Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Part 2 of 2: Left's Easy Answers On Crime

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Friday, August 25, 2006

Do higher rates of imprisonment reduce crime...

Analysis and Commentary

Chavez Does China

by William Ratliffvia Los Angeles Times
Friday, August 25, 2006

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's world tour has landed him in China for the fourth time during his presidency

Analysis and Commentary

Race and economics

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Friday, August 25, 2006

Andrew Young's statement that blacks have been "ripped off" by stores run by Jews, Koreans, and Arabs has been rightly criticized and he has apologized...

Analysis and Commentary

Relearning important lessons on terrorism

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, August 25, 2006

What old lessons about terrorism are we in the West finding ourselves having to relearn...

Analysis and Commentary

Mr. Bush’s Communication Problem

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Thursday, August 24, 2006

Just when former supporters of the Iraq invasion and the wider so-called war against terror are proclaiming doom and gloom, other commentators conclude that we have already defeated the jihadists! Nostalgia even abounds about returning to the 1990s, when the United States occasionally swatted bothersome terrorists with cruise missiles and indictments...

In the News
In the News

A satirical look at 'environmentalists'

with Peter Schweizervia Hillsboro Times Gazette
Friday, August 25, 2006

Al Gore, environmentalist...

In the News

Playing with a purpose

with Hoover Institutionvia Pocono Record (Pennsylvania)
Friday, August 25, 2006

Play time for kids is fast becoming serious business...

In the News

Americans' ignorance of foreign news appalling

with E. Donald Hirsch Jr.via Denver Post
Friday, August 25, 2006

For me, meeting new acquaintances often becomes a geography lesson: "Is Kenya in South Africa? Or near Nigeria...

In the News

Hoping to Overtake Its Rivals,

via Wall Street Journal
Friday, August 25, 2006

Michael Schwarz earned an economics doctorate from Stanford University before spending five years as an assistant professor of microeconomics at Harvard University...

In the News

Research Finds School Phys-Ed Classes Do Little to Promote Exercise, Fight Obesity

with Education Nextvia Business Wire
Thursday, August 24, 2006

Increasing the number of required physical education (PE) courses in school has no detectable effect on weight or the likelihood of obesity among students, according to a new study in the fall issue of Education Next...