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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

What might have happened

by Niall Fergusonvia Times
Friday, September 21, 2007

When the second volume of Ian Kershaw’s magisterial biography of Hitler was published in 2000, I recall being struck by how often these two words appeared: “Hitler decided”...

In the News
In the News

Swamp Sunrise

with David R. Hendersonvia Baltimore Sun
Friday, September 21, 2007

Here are a few Washington events of note for Friday, September 21, 2007 as collected by the Associated Press...

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The Myth of Stagnant Wages

with Michael J. Boskinvia US News and World Report
Thursday, September 20, 2007

It's a core message found in almost every Democratic presidential stump speech...

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Presidential Ad Wars Heat Up

with Shanto Iyengarvia Washington Post
Thursday, September 20, 2007

One day after Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton unveiled an ambitious health-care plan, an image of her -- surrounded by children and cradling a baby -- flickered across television screens Tuesday in Iowa and New Hampshire...

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Confidence trick

with Milton Friedmanvia Economist
Thursday, September 20, 2007

“MOST bankers dwell in marble halls/Which they get to dwell in because they encourage deposits and discourage withdrawals"...

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Inside The Stasi Files

with Timothy Garton Ashvia CBS News
Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Throughout the 1980s, Michael Beleites led an Orwellian life constrained from all sides...