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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Man Who Would Be King

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, September 19, 2008

Work your way down a checklist of the attributes a presidential candidate needs and you'll see that Barack Obama possesses all but one...

Analysis and Commentary

Organic Market

by Russell Robertsvia Forbes
Thursday, September 18, 2008

The collapse of Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers, and the bailouts of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and AIG, have led to an inevitable call for more regulation...

In the News
In the News

'Everybody' Encouraged to Watch New Radical Islam Documentary

with Daniel Pipesvia Christian Post
Thursday, September 18, 2008

The documentary on radical Islam that many are calling a “must-see” is set to release this Friday – one week after the seventh anniversary marking the horrific 9/11 attacks that struck at the heart of America...

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Law Profs Speak for Constitution Day

with Philip Bobbittvia Columbia University Spectator
Thursday, September 18, 2008

The lecture hall at Jerome Green Hall was filled to capacity Wednesday evening as Columbia School of Law students and a number of undergraduates critically examined the U.S. Constitution...

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Quote of the day

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, September 18, 2008

Arnold Kling at EconLog:...

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New black leadership sorely needed in nation

with Shelby Steelevia Gary Post-Tribune (IN)
Thursday, September 18, 2008

For most of my life, black leaders have promoted a philosophy that relies heavily on two important credos...

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Palin and Obama—What Really is Wisdom?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, September 18, 2008

The race unfortunately has been framed the last two weeks by Democrats as one of Obama versus Palin...

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Rice Tries Taming Putin While Still Engaging Him

with Michael McFaulvia Bloomberg
Thursday, September 18, 2008

President George H.W. Bush once introduced Condoleezza Rice to his Soviet counterpart as the aide ``who tells me everything I know about the Soviet Union.''...

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Gorbachev gets Liberty Medal tonight

with Michael McFaulvia Philadelphia Inquirer
Wednesday, September 17, 2008

When former President George H.W. Bush bestows the Liberty Medal on former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev Thursday night at the National Constitution Center, it will be a short-lived nostalgia trip back to the good old days of Russian-American relations...

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FACTS ON POLICY: Private schools, K–12

via Hoover Institution
Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Did you know? . . . Since the turn of the century, private school enrollment has held steady at 11 percent in elementary and secondary schools...

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U.S.-Russia Relations in the Aftermath of the Georgia Crisis

by Michael McFaulvia U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Tuesday, September 9, 2008

Thank you Mr. Chairman for inviting me to appear before your Committee. As has become our custom together in recent years, I appear here not out of pleasure, but because of bad news coming out of Russia and the former Soviet Union...