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Analysis and Commentary

Iraq war critics' accounts more gossip than history

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, October 13, 2006

Three recent books about the ``fiasco'' in Iraq -- ``Cobra II'' by Michael Gordon and Bernard Trainor, ``State of Denial'' by Bob Woodward and just plain ``Fiasco'' by Tom Ricks -- have attracted a lot of attention, and sales...

Analysis and Commentary

Frivolous Politics: Part IV

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, October 12, 2006

Choosing candidates to vote for at election time is not like choosing a buddy or choosing some sports or entertainment figure to idolize...

Analysis and Commentary

If someone freely chooses to wear a niqab, what skin is it off your nose?

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, October 12, 2006

I have been meaning for some time to write a column in defence of the hijab, on the same grounds on which I defended free speech last week...

Analysis and Commentary

In Search of a North Korea Policy

by William J. Perryvia Washington Post
Wednesday, October 11, 2006

North Korea's declared nuclear bomb test program will increase the incentives for other nations to go nuclear, will endanger security in the region and could ultimately result in nuclear terrorism...

In the News
In the News

History of Stanford, 1891-2006: The history of towers at Stanford

with Herbert Hoover, Hoover Institutionvia Stanford Daily
Friday, October 13, 2006

Stanford University’s founding grant, a copy of which you’ll find on the back of your room’s emergency escape plan, was written in 1885 with several stipulations...

In the News

Big thinkers thinking big

with Policy Reviewvia American Thinker
Friday, October 13, 2006

Lee Harris, the author of the wonderful book Civilization and its Enemies, reviews Andrew Bostom’s book The Legacy of Jihad, in Policy Review, published by The Hoover Institution at Stanford...

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Revisiting a Tear in the Iron Curtain: Hungary

with Hoover Institutionvia Stanford Review
Friday, October 13, 2006

On September 19, the Hoover Institution held a reception announcing the opening of a new exhibit called “A Tear in the Iron Curtain: The Hungarian Uprising of 1956” to commemorate the affair’s 50th anniversary...

In the News

Hanging with VDH

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Hugh Hewitt Blog
Friday, October 13, 2006

Yesterday Victor Davis Hanson was scheduled to appear at the John F. Kennedy School of Government to debate the situation in Iraq with former Reagan administration Undersecretary of Defense Lawrence Korb...

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Hoover Digest Wins Three Gold Ink Awards For 2005, 2006 Editions

with Hoover Digestvia Business Wire
Thursday, October 12, 2006

The Hoover Institution's quarterly journal, The Hoover Digest, has been awarded three Gold Ink awards for editions printed in 2005 and 2006 by PrintMedia and Printing Impressions magazines, the competition's cosponsors...

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Hoover National Security Affairs Fellows named for 2006-07

with David Bradyvia Stanford Report
Wednesday, October 11, 2006

The Hoover Institution has selected its National Security Affairs Fellows for the 2006-07 academic year...