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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Reactionary Amnesia

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, June 22, 2007

The good ole’ days in the Middle East...

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In Praise of Red Tape

with Milton Friedmanvia Nation
Monday, July 9, 2007

Is there any figure in American political discourse more reviled than the bureaucrat?

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A bad explanation is better than none at all

with Niall Fergusonvia Sydney Morning Herald
Saturday, June 23, 2007

This week Sydney had the perfect storm: the one that didn't happen...

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Giuliani knows how to cut the fat

with Michael J. Boskin, Martin Anderson, Annelise Andersonvia Scripps Howard News Service
Friday, June 22, 2007

As the Washington spending juggernaut steams furiously ahead, Rudolph W. Giuliani offered to toss several monkey wrenches into its gears...

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How the West Really Lost God

by Mary Eberstadtvia Policy Review
Friday, June 22, 2007

For well over a century now, the idea that something about modernity will ultimately cause religion to wither away has been practically axiomatic among modern, sophisticated Westerners...

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Where Milton Friedman Is Trumping Rudy Giuliani

with Milton Friedmanvia Bloomberg
Friday, June 22, 2007

`We are not relaxing on fiscal reforms..."

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Hyde Park corner

with Milton Friedman, Gary S. Beckervia Economist
Thursday, June 21, 2007

The field Johan Van Overtveldt chose to till sounds unpromising: the history of a single discipline at a single university...

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Path to immigrant legalization?

with Herbert S. Kleinvia ForaTv
Thursday, June 21, 2007

Proponents of immigration reform agree that something must be done about illegal immigration...

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Fukuyama and McFaul on Democracy Promotion

with Michael McFaulvia Project on Middle East Democracy
Thursday, June 21, 2007

A highly recommended read, the Stanley Foundation has published a piece by Francis Fukuyama and Michael McFaul, "Should Democracy Be Promoted or Demoted?" in which they present their argument for continued US efforts to promote democracy...

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World Gone By

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, June 21, 2007

When I was growing in rural California in the 1950s and 1960s, my FDR parents winced at the nut right-wing fringe...

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Today on Janet Parshall's America

with Jeffrey M. Jonesvia Janet Parshall's America
Thursday, June 21, 2007

Is "Compassionate Conservatism" still a viable political platform for the Republicans?

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Bills on FDA Reform Could Mean Fewer Medicines

with Henry I. Millervia Hawaii Reporter
Thursday, June 21, 2007

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce on June 21, 2007, began mark-up on several bills on FDA pharmaceutical regulation...

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Hope for Old Europe?

with Timothy Garton Ashvia City Journal
Tuesday, June 19, 2007

In September of last year, Robert Redeker, a French philosopher, went into hiding after getting death threats for an op-ed piece he wrote on Islam...

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Justices on Trial

with Hoover Institutionvia Weekly Standard
Monday, June 18, 2007

Benjamin Wittes, a former editorial writer for the Washington Post, has written an insightful and evenhanded exploration of the Senate's role in judicial confirmations...