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The New Beltway Babylon

with Milton Friedmanvia Investor's Business Daily
Friday, October 26, 2007

Washington pundits moan about the "rich getting richer" on Wall Street...

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Of the Words of War and the War of Ideas

with Peter Berkowitzvia New York Times
Friday, October 26, 2007

In his bellicose new book Norman Podhoretz, one of the founding fathers of neoconservatism, declares that the current Iraq war is only one front (Iran being another) in what he calls “World War IV,” a “long struggle against Islamofascism,” which like the cold war (the one he counts as “World War III”), “will almost certainly go on for three or four decades”...

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Nuclear Abolition Has Surprising List of Backers

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perry, Abraham D. Sofaer, Michael H. Armacost, Sidney D. Drellvia New York Sun
Friday, October 26, 2007

A bipartisan group of former government officials, operating out of the unlikely base of the conservative Hoover Institution, is crafting an audacious strategy to rid the world of nuclear weapons...

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Giuliani's Policy Professor

with Thomas Sowell, Shelby Steele, Michael J. Boskin, Charles Hillvia Washington Post
Friday, October 26, 2007

Late in March, Rudolph W. Giuliani, who was not at the time known as a zealous supply-sider, held a news conference in Midtown Manhattan to announce that the conservative activist and former presidential candidate Steve Forbes would become his campaign co-chairman...

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Critics—Again

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, October 25, 2007

I was born to Democratic parents, themselves children of Democratic parents, part of a tradition of conservative California small farmers of six generations here in Selma, a social group who tried to organize cooperatives and bargain for fair prices...

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'Prospects for Democracy in Iran' Conference is November 2 at Hoover Institution

with Abbas Milani, Larry Diamond, Michael McFaulvia Business Wire
Thursday, October 25, 2007

"Prospects for Democracy in Iran: Assessing the Regime and the Opposition," a one-day conference, will be November 2 at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University...

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Skirting a recession

with Michael J. Boskinvia MarketWatch
Thursday, October 25, 2007

Despite severe problems in the housing market, a credit crunch and record-high oil prices, the U.S. economy will skirt a recession in the coming few quarters and get back on a solid growth path after that, economist Michael Boskin told real estate industry executives Thursday at the Urban Land Institute fall conference...

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Mideast Hawks Help to Develop Giuliani Policy

with George P. Shultz, Charles Hillvia New York Times
Thursday, October 25, 2007

Rudolph W. Giuliani’s approach to foreign policy shares with other Republican presidential candidates an aggressive posture toward terrorism, a commitment to strengthening the military and disdain for the United Nations...

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Progress

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, October 25, 2007

In 1970, according to the American Housing Survey, 36% of the 67 million households in America had air conditioning, 11% had central air. This is the earliest data available from this survey...

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Market Tyranny

with Milton Friedmanvia Forbes
Thursday, October 25, 2007

In the prevailing view, markets allow everyone to get what they want--regardless of what others want...

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Governor Schwarzenegger's Nuclear Disarmament Remarks

with George P. Shultzvia Hoover Daily Report
Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Thank you, I’m delighted to be in such distinguished company. On behalf of the people of California, I welcome you to our Golden State...