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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Senior Fellow Victor Davis Hanson: Popularity Contest

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, August 3, 2007

The latest Pew poll of June 2007 purports to offer a comprehensive survey of what the world thinks of the United States...

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Principal Obama

by Michael J. Petrillivia National Review Online
Friday, August 3, 2007

Two weeks ago I escaped from Washington’s oppressive humidity and headed with my in-laws to New Hampshire’s Lake Sunapee...

In the News
In the News

The empire Strikes Back

with Niall Fergusonvia Telegraph
Friday, August 3, 2007

From Raj to riches: as India celebrates 60 years of independence, acclaimed historian William Dalrymple salutes a country returning to its pre-colonial wealth...

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Letter: Good business

with Milton Friedmanvia Courier-Journal (KY)
Friday, August 3, 2007

Your article on Brown-Forman's first corporate responsibility report said it is "part of an effort to be more transparent and build credibility with the public..."

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Earth to Economist: Credit Is Getting Tighter

with Milton Friedmanvia Barron's Online
Friday, August 3, 2007

What good are Wall Street economists?

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Officials play the market, and Treasure Coast pays

with Milton Friedmanvia Vero Beach Press-Journal (FL)
Friday, August 3, 2007

"Let the market work..."

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The PM Line

with Peter M. Robinsonvia Real Clear Politics
Thursday, August 2, 2007

In case you hadn't heard, Barack Obama said something about nukes today...

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Peter Robinson Interviews John McCain

with Peter M. Robinsonvia Real Clear Politics
Thursday, August 2, 2007

McCain: "As president I will immediately say when I take my hand off the Bible, 'we will secure the borders..."

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Markets and Their Importance to the Electorate

with Milton Friedmanvia Acton Institute
Thursday, August 2, 2007

I have argued for many years now that free markets are intrinsically good...

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The challenge of the title

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, August 2, 2007

I want to thank everyone who commented on the recent post asking for reactions to potential titles for my next book...

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No Child Left Behind Act in need of supporters in Congress

with Milton Friedmanvia RightWingWorld
Thursday, August 2, 2007

The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 is a U.S. federal law signed on January 8, 2002, by President George W. Bush...

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Procter & Gamble: A Goliath In Sheep's Clothing

with Milton Friedmanvia Huffington Post
Thursday, August 2, 2007

In cases of the proverbial David vs. Goliath, Goliath always has the opportunity to truly be the bigger man by simply doing one thing: opting out of the fight...

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Giuliani: RudyCare

with Milton Friedmanvia National Journal
Thursday, August 2, 2007

The slow roll out of Rudy Giuliani's health care plan continues to draw positive conservative reactions...

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John McCain Interview Live Webcast

with Peter M. Robinsonvia Elephant Biz
Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Republican presidential candidate John McCain will be interviewed live on the web today by Hoover Institution fellow Peter Robinson, whose Uncommon Knowledge video interview series I first became aware of recently thanks to his excellent interview of Fred Thompson interview, which has been viewed on Google Video by more than 26,000 people so far...

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Letter: Nuclear threat still around

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Cambridge Chronicle
Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Every August, vigils around the Boston area and across the country remind us of the only two times that atomic weapons have been used against human targets: the U.S. bombings of Hiroshima on the sixth and Nagasaki on the ninth, in 1945...