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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Analyzing the Proposition 19 Election Results

by Joseph D. McNamaravia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, February 3, 2011

Although Proposition 19 was narrowly defeated, three and a half million voters (47%) voted in favor of Legalizing, Taxing and Controlling Marijuana in last November’s California election...

Analysis and Commentary

Confucius Analect of the Week, February 4, 2011

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Thursday, February 3, 2011

One Chinese historical figure above all, the Duke of Chou, embodied the virtues that Confucius expounds in the Analects...

Analysis and Commentary

Eugene Volokh and a Reader on the NYT Detention Editorials

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, February 3, 2011

To put the matter simply, it is not indefiniteness to which the Times is objecting. It is non-criminal detention itself...

Analysis and Commentary

Rice-Shultz ROTC Letter

by Condoleezza Rice, George P. Shultzvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, February 3, 2011

We are honored to join our colleagues, former Secretary of Defense William Perry and History Professor David Kennedy, in supporting the return of the U.S. military’s ROTC programs to Stanford...

Analysis and Commentary

Bubbles, Bubbles Everywhere

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, February 3, 2011

America must get back to producing real, rather than imaginary, riches...

Analysis and Commentary

Mubarak Must Go

by Larry Diamondvia Huffington Post
Thursday, February 3, 2011

President Obama must now decisively and publicly separate the United States from the Mubarak regime and identify squarely with the people protesting peacefully for democratic change...

Interviews
Interviews

Scholar: Army will decide Egypt's future

with Fouad Ajamivia Parker-Spitzer (CNN)
Thursday, February 3, 2011

Scholar Fouad Ajami comments on a report that the U.S. is discussing a plan for Egyptian President Mubarak to quit now...

Interviews

Walter Williams: Taxation is Theft

with Walter E. Williamsvia Freedom Watch (Fox Business)
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Why spreading the wealth is bad policy...

In the News
In the News

Obama the Radical with Stanley Kurtz: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, February 4, 2011