Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Dictators and Democrats

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, November 9, 2007

I don’t think many Americans would argue that the answer for the sometimes lethargic elected Karzai government in Afghanistan should be a coup by a Pashtun warlord and his battle-hardened lieutenants...

In the News
In the News

Brookings Event: NATO's Big Mission: The United States, Europe and the Challenge of Afghanistan

with Kori Schakevia PR Newswire
Tuesday, November 13, 2007

On November 13, the Brookings Institution will host a discussion to analyze the current political and security situation in Afghanistan, as well as U.S. and European policies and options...

In the News

The Supply-Side Solution

with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, November 9, 2007

I recently spoke with Mart Laar, the former prime minister of Estonia and the godfather of that nation's flat tax...

In the News

Former defense secretary speaks at CU

with William J. Perryvia Daily Camera (CO)
Friday, November 9, 2007

The Soviet Union had always regarded NATO as a four-letter word," former Secretary of Defense William J. Perry told about 20 University of Colorado students Thursday...

In the News

The Immigration Solution: A Better Plan

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Front Page Magazine Online
Friday, November 9, 2007

The following is a transcript of a panel discussion held on the new book The Immigration Solution: A Better Plan Than Today's, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, October 30, 2007...

In the News

Troubling Harvest for Trade

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Council on Foreign Relations
Friday, November 9, 2007

The U.S. Farm Bill has been blamed for global trade-round failures, environmental abuses, even obesity...

In the News

If it is the Economy, GOP May be in Trouble

with Bill Whalenvia Los Angeles Times
Friday, November 9, 2007

Any voter backlash over gas prices and the housing slump is expected to punish Republicans vying to replace Bush...

In the News

Ex-defense Chief Details Close Call on Invading Haiti

with William J. Perryvia Rocky Mountain News
Friday, November 9, 2007

University of Colorado students listened intently Thursday as President Clinton's defense secretary talked about how close the U.S. came to invading Haiti in 1994....

In the News

His Fault

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Friday, November 9, 2007

I get it...

In the News

Dallas Fed Posts Previously Unreleased Conversation With Milton Friedman

with Milton Friedmanvia PR Newswire
Thursday, November 8, 2007

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas today released a wide-ranging interview between Nobel Laureate economist Milton Friedman and Dallas Fed president and CEO Richard W. Fisher...

In the News

Made in ?, Part II

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, November 8, 2007

This post has created some interesting discussion in the comments...

In the News

Russia and the West

with Michael McFaul, Arnold Beichman, David Sattervia Hoover Institution
Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Six years have passed since President Bush famously looked into the eyes of Russian president Vladimir Putin and was “able to get a sense of his soul, a man deeply committed to his country and the best interests of his country..."

In the News

Profile of Veterans

via Hoover Institution
Tuesday, November 6, 2007

8 percent of the U.S. population are veterans...