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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

How Obama Can Win Back The Public

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, December 11, 2009

The President should take a page from Francois Mitterand. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Obama’s Wheel of Fortune

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, December 11, 2009

The president’s luck has changed — and he doesn’t seem to have noticed. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Sheikh Obama and His Two Wars

by Daniel Pipesvia Corner (National Review Online)
Thursday, December 10, 2009

Obama’s Nobel “lecture” offers critics the usual cornucopia of opportunities, but I shall focus on just two statements: . . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Why Are We Tiring of Obama?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, December 10, 2009

The China Presidency . . . .

Analysis and Commentary

By Reason of Insanity

by Scott W. Atlasvia Fox News
Thursday, December 10, 2009

We now hear that there is new momentum to the Democrat plans for health care system reform. . . .

Analysis and Commentary

Pharma Innovation in Critical Condition

by Henry I. Millervia Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (NY)
Tuesday, December 1, 2009

New Restrictions on Prescribing, Advertising, Distribution, and Sales Could Debilitate Industry . . . .

Interviews
Interviews

Speech Writers Grade Obama's Oslo Address

with Peter M. Robinsonvia NPR
Thursday, December 10, 2009

Two former White House speech writers assess the president's address. . . .

Interviews

Older Workers Face New Challenges in Tough Job Market

with John Shovenvia News Hour
Thursday, December 10, 2009

As the nation's unemployment rate stands near its highest level in more than 25 years, "NewsHour" economics correspondent Paul Solman looks at the unique problems facing older workers. . . .

In the News
In the News

Insights with Rene Girard: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, December 11, 2009

Rene Girard explains how he makes sense of, “On Earth peace, good will toward men.” . . .

In the News

The Overstimulated Economy

with Robert E. Hallvia Forbes
Friday, December 11, 2009

Additional stimulus spending could do more harm than good. . . .

In the News

Reactions to Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize Lecture

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, December 10, 2009

President Barack Obama delivered a 35-minute lecture, “A Just and Lasting Peace,” today in Oslo on his Nobel Peace Prize win where he discussed the irony of a war-time president accepting a peace prize and what it means to fight a just war and seek peace. . . .

In the News

JEC HEARING: The Challenge of Creating Jobs in the Aftermath of the "Great Recession"

with Russell Robertsvia U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee
Thursday, December 10, 2009

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Chair of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC), will convene a hearing to examine proposals to boost job creation in the private sector. . . .

In the News

Buying off North Korea

with Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Lowy Institute for International Policy (Australia)
Wednesday, December 9, 2009

East Asia Forum has reproduced an article by Asia Foundation scholar Scott Snyder proposing a way forward on the diplomatic impasse over North Korea's nuclear program: . . . .