Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Who wins, who loses in the out-of-kilter global game?

by Michael Spencevia Shanghai Daily
Friday, June 1, 2007

The modern globalization debate deals with many important issues: governance, regulation and risk...

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'The Angry Left: Angry At What, and Why?'

with Thomas Sowellvia NewsByUs
Friday, June 1, 2007

I love Professor Thomas Sowell, and I have his books...

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September opening for Arab language school

with Diane Ravitchvia United Press International
Friday, June 1, 2007

The state of New York is following through with plans to open the nation's first public school dedicated to teaching Arabic and Arab culture...

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Groups form alliance for solar

with George P. Shultzvia San Francisco Chronicle
Friday, June 1, 2007

Hoping to cement the Bay Area's lead as a solar energy center, an alliance of industrial, academic and policy leaders will unveil an organization today, SolarTech, aimed in part at helping homeowners finance solar arrays and at training workers to install them...

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Wikipedia and Beyond

with Milton Friedmanvia Reason
Friday, June 1, 2007

Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, lives in a house fit for a grandmother...

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Hong Kong will tackle cartels with antitrust law

with Milton Friedmanvia USA Today
Thursday, May 31, 2007

Hong Kong's bustling economy has attracted plenty of foreign admirers...

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Late-breaking letters: Thomas Sowell and the Left's labels

with Thomas Sowellvia Orange County Register
Thursday, May 31, 2007

Columnist Thomas Sowell, the Clarence Thomas of journalism, gives a tutorial on "eminent domain" to the under-educated among us ["How Left wins war of words," Opinion, May 30]...

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A Book for Real Boys

with Diane Ravitchvia American Enterprise Institute
Thursday, May 31, 2007

Parents and educators are wringing their hands over the poor academic performance of boys...

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The real deal

with William Damonvia Courier
Thursday, May 31, 2007

Establishing standards and practices for charitable contributions could allay the underside of private philanthropy - the unintentional harm it can do as it aims to do good...

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A good idea: oil accounts for Iraqis

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Scripps Howard News Service
Thursday, May 31, 2007

For a first-rate solution to Iraq's problems, just ask a second-tier presidential contender...

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Private executives hired at Livermore nuclear lab

with William J. Perry, Sidney D. Drellvia Oroville Mercury Register
Thursday, May 31, 2007

For the first time, executives from private industry are taking places in the upper ranks of Lawrence Livermore nuclear weapons lab, in some cases pushing aside career managers for the University of California...

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Scholarships awarded by Reagan Library to Ventura County students

with Hoover Institutionvia Thousand Oaks Acorn
Thursday, May 31, 2007

Eighty-seven Ventura County high school seniors were recently honored for leadership and academic excellence at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley...

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Bush's Attack on Amnesty Opponents

with Thomas Sowellvia townhall.com
Thursday, May 31, 2007

When it comes to dealing with the illegal immigration issue, President Bush and his administration are their own worst enemies...

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Culture Briefs

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Washington Times
Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Saturday marked what would have been actor John Wayne's 100th birthday...

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The Cold War

via Hoover Institution
Wednesday, May 30, 2007

John O’Sullivan explores three competing explanations for the causes of the cold war and the three fundamental explanations for its end...

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John Edwards-- Abolitionist

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Nation
Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Last week, John Edwards visited the Council on Foreign Relations--the citadel of the foreign policy establishment--to deliver a speech laying out his national security policy...

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Making Sense of Iran: From the Inside Out

with Abbas Milanivia Harvard Political Review
Monday, May 28, 2007

After fifteen Royal Navy sailors were captured at gunpoint for allegedly entering Iranian waters, the British government struggled to analyze Iran’s opaque power structures to determine who, exactly, would decide the fate of the sailors...