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Stupidity Without Borders — The Alliance of Utopias

with Victor Davis Hanson, Niall Ferguson, Thomas Sowellvia Global Politician
Sunday, May 20, 2007

The 20th and the beginning of the 21st centuries have witnessed the most spectacular population growth in human history, most of it in Third World countries...

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Principals Choose Status Quo

with Diane Ravitchvia New York Sun
Friday, May 18, 2007

Faced with three reform options meant to transform the way schools will be run next year, school principals this week overwhelmingly chose the most familiar of the three, the Department of Education announced yesterday...

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Bush condemns schools without ROTC programs

with William J. Perryvia Stanford Daily
Friday, May 18, 2007

Only two Stanford seniors, including Diana Clough ‘07, will be commissioned into the Army through the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) this year...

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Bipartisanship versus magnanimity

with Thomas Sowellvia Power Line
Friday, May 18, 2007

Pajamas Media has posted rambling reflections by Fred Thompson...

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Will Spielberg Expose Communism Like He Did Nazism?

with Robert Conquest, Arnold Beichmanvia Accuracy In Media
Friday, May 18, 2007

Steven Spielberg, who has used his film talents to expose the evil of Hitler's Nazi regime, has an important opportunity to do the same with Stalin's Russia...

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From Quagmire To Progressive Victory

with Milton Friedmanvia TomPaine.com
Thursday, May 17, 2007

It is widely recognized that the debacle in Iraq has contributed importantly to disenchantment with the Bush administration and Republican Party...

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US students aren't history whizzes, but they're improving

with Diane Ravitchvia Christian Science Monitor
Thursday, May 17, 2007

The latest report card for America's students bears good news: kids are making gradual progress, especially in younger grades...

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Shocker: BBC Looks at Anti-Americanism

with Tod Lindbergvia NewsBusters
Thursday, May 17, 2007

There's been some good television in England lately...

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Huffman’s bill out of step with ag’s biotechnology

with Henry I. Millervia Western Farm Press
Thursday, May 17, 2007

Freshman California Assemblyman Jared Huffman has resurrected a failed bill of two years ago, AB 541, that is a colossally bad piece of legislation that would impact researchers, seed and biotech companies, and plant breeders, as well as farmers and consumers in general...

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Packer ownership ban would hinder marketing system

with Milton Friedmanvia Drovers
Thursday, May 17, 2007

A staunch proponent of a free market system, Milton Friedman stressed the advantages of the marketplace and the disadvantages of government intervention....

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Hagel Floor Statement on Iraq

with Larry Diamondvia Southwest Nebraska News
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Mr. Hagel: Madam President, thank you. Madam President, I rise today to address the issue of Iraq...

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Bush selects general for 'war czar'

with John Abizaidvia Los Angeles Times
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

After a lengthy and difficult search, President Bush has tapped a three-star Army general as his new "war czar," with White House authority to pull together increasingly frayed federal efforts to deal with the protracted wars in Iraq and Afghanistan...

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Infant Mortality Rate-International Comparison

via Hoover Institution
Tuesday, May 15, 2007

The United States has one of the highest infant mortality rates of all the industrialized nations...