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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

TI Liveblogging From the White House, November 3, 2010

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Friday, October 15, 2010

A day before his long postponed visit to Indonesia, President Obama made a brief statement in the White House Rose Garden...

Analysis and Commentary

Non-Comformist Oakland?

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Friday, October 15, 2010

Curious about what form the anti-incumbent sentimen t is taking in the San Francisco Bay Area...? The take a gander at the mayor’s race in Oakland...in this, the year of the anti-incumbent, anti-politician, anti-you-name-it, a career pol like [Don] Perata is in trouble...

Analysis and Commentary

Voters on ObamaCare: Informed and Opposed

by David Brady, Daniel P. Kessler, Douglas Riversvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, October 15, 2010

A new poll shows that opposition to the individual mandate is intense...

Analysis and Commentary

Homage to Home

by Tunku Varadarajan with Condoleezza Ricevia Wall Street Journal
Friday, October 15, 2010

In many ways, Ms. Rice's journey, from racially segregated Birmingham to secretary of state, is a story more impressive than Barack Obama's...

Analysis and Commentary

How to Turn a Recession into a Depression

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, October 15, 2010

Destroy business confidence, cozy up to socialists abroad, send deficits through the ceiling ― that should do it...

Analysis and Commentary

Anatomy of Petulance

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, October 14, 2010

I was fascinated watching the recent Obama campaign stops, particularly the contrast with 2008...

Analysis and Commentary

David Ignatius, Court Reporter

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, October 14, 2010

[David] Ignatius asks why there is so much rage against the federal government given how good policy from Washington has been. Ignatius's Exhibit A is the TARP...

Analysis and Commentary

Memo to the Stimulus Gang

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Thursday, October 14, 2010

This might be an appropriate time to weigh the costs and benefits of increasing aggregate demand in terms of its environmental impact...

Analysis and Commentary

40 and Not Fabulous, for California Democrats

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Thursday, October 14, 2010

Time magazine has just published its “40 Under 40″ list...Something noticeable about this roster of men and women: there’s not a single post-60′s Democrat who either now holds office in California or, at present, is running for an office...

Analysis and Commentary

Golden opportunity, red tape

by Henry I. Millervia Daily Caller (DC)
Thursday, October 14, 2010

The hundreds of journalists and pundits rhapsodizing about the rescue of the Chilean miners might want to give some thought to the preventable, ongoing disaster of vitamin A deficiency that is making millions of lives so miserable — and short...

Analysis and Commentary

Why I'm Rooting for Sharron Angle

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Daily Beast
Thursday, October 14, 2010

It’s easy for a libertarian to wish for all-around Republican victories in the midterms. What’s more delicate is supporting political aberrations like Angle, Paladino, and O’Donnell...

Interviews
Interviews

The World with Victor Davis Hanson: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Victor Davis Hansonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, October 15, 2010

Victor Davis Hanson tackles both the Iran dilemma and the prospect of American decline...

Interviews

Garton Ash: US politics need to change

with Timothy Garton Ashvia World News America (BBC)
Thursday, October 14, 2010

British political commentator Timothy Garton Ash talks to Katty Kay about the deep divisions in American politics and frustration with the government...

Interviews

Dr. Condoleezza Rice

with Condoleezza Ricevia Tavis Smiley (PBS)
Wednesday, October 13, 2010

[Rice is] author of several books, including Extraordinary, Ordinary People, which tells her story of growing up in Birmingham, AL, during the turbulent era of the civil rights movement...

In the News
In the News

Where Do Your Representatives Stand On Pot?

with Thad Kousservia KPBS
Thursday, October 14, 2010
In the News

The Cause Of Suicide Bombings? Military Occupation, Says Researcher

with Kori Schakevia Two-Way (NPR)
Thursday, October 14, 2010
In the News

US spend-or-cut debate rages on at World Knowledge Forum in Seoul

with Niall Fergusonvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, October 13, 2010