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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Toward Less Fed in Your Ed

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Friday, May 27, 2011

For the last couple of years—ever since the nation’s governors and state superintendents started working on common academic standards in reading and math—conservative education analysts have engaged in a spirited but polite debate about the wisdom of this development...

Analysis and Commentary

After Revolution, the Hard Part

by John B. Taylorvia Bloomberg
Thursday, May 26, 2011

This week's discussion on the economic impact of democratic change in the Middle East reminds me of the upheaval that transformed Poland from a centrally planned economy to a capitalist one two decades ago...

Analysis and Commentary

To the G8: Don’t Let Aid Perpetuate Barriers to Growth in Tunisia and Egypt

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Thursday, May 26, 2011

In this Bloomberg Echoes post, I argue that the United States should do whatever it can to promote economic freedom in the post-Jasmine Revolution Middle East and North Africa, and strongly support economic leaders who are committed to creating a private market economy...

Analysis and Commentary

Correcting the Historical Record on President Bush’s Social Security Reform Efforts

by Charles Blahousvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, May 26, 2011

In this morning’s Washington Post, political analyst Dan Balz interprets the Democrats’ victory in the 26th New York Congressional District as being a direct result of Republican overreach on Medicare reform...

Analysis and Commentary

Will California do a Little Election Engineering?

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, May 26, 2011

Perhaps feeling neglected as an uncompetitive “blue” state, or simply unable to get over the whole “selected, not elected” thing, California’s lawmakers seem determined to shake up future presidential elections...

Analysis and Commentary

Responses to My AUMF Suggestion

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, May 26, 2011

I have received two interesting responses to my post from last night suggesting tweaks to the AUMF reauthorization language...

Interviews
Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on John Batchelor

with Victor Davis Hansonvia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Interviews

Paul Gregory on John Batchelor

with Paul R. Gregoryvia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Interviews

Charles Hill on John Batchelor

with Charles Hillvia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, May 25, 2011