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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Magician Politics

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Friday, July 24, 2009

Distracting the audience’s attention is one of the ways magicians pull off some of their tricks...

Analysis and Commentary

The Summer's One Must-Read Article

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, July 24, 2009

Mark Steyn has just published the most important journalism of the summer...

Analysis and Commentary

Of Banks and Bailouts

by Michael J. Boskinvia Project Syndicate
Thursday, July 23, 2009

Early signs of a manufacturing rebound, already strong in Asia, lend hope for some modest recovery from today’s deep global recession...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama Needs a Move to the Middle

by Michael J. Boskinvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, July 23, 2009

While strong recoveries sometimes follow deep recessions, historically recoveries following financial crises have been slow and painful...

In the News
In the News

The Lincoln-Douglas Debates with Harry Jaffa : Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia National Review Online
Friday, July 24, 2009

Dr. Harry Jaffa explains the contrasting philosophical positions of the Founders and Lincoln...

In the News

Police debate Obama's remark

with Joseph D. McNamaravia Los Angeles Times
Friday, July 24, 2009

To some police officers, President Obama was merely speaking the truth about how a certain department behaved in a difficult situation...

In the News

Taylor Says Bernanke Gets Rate Rule Right While Goldman Doesn’t

with John B. Taylorvia Bloomberg
Friday, July 24, 2009

John Taylor has a message for economists who say Ben S. Bernanke is ignoring a benchmark guide for interest rates: They’re wrong...

In the News

Facts Are Subversive, By Timothy Garton Ash

with Timothy Garton Ashvia Independent (UK)
Friday, July 24, 2009

Most pundits on foreign affairs who clog up our comment pages have three things in common...

In the News

Musavi Says Green Movement Charter In The Works

with Abbas Milanivia Radio Free Europe-Radio Liberty
Thursday, July 23, 2009

Iranian opposition leader Mir Hossein Musavi has said he is working on the charter of a new political front that would lay the groundwork for a large-scale social movement...

In the News

Good summer reading on the Cold War

with Annelise Anderson, Martin Anderson, George P. Shultzvia Scripps News
Thursday, July 23, 2009

A key figure in the early days of the Reagan administration tells of one of the first meetings the new president had with his military and security advisers...