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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Why Regular Citizens Matter

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, September 26, 2008

This month, the country is watching two experiments unfold...

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Slots Open for New Doctoral Program in Education Policy at University of Arkansas

with Eric Hanushekvia University of Arkansas Daily Headlines
Friday, September 26, 2008

Students can begin applying now for a place in a new doctoral program at the University of Arkansas that is expected to compete with the top education policy academic programs in the nation...

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Rudd to address UN today

with William J. Perryvia Melbourne Herald Sun (Australia)
Friday, September 26, 2008

PRIME Minister Kevin Rudd winds up his three-day visit to New York today with an address to the United Nations General Assembly...

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Politics & Catholics with Charles Chaput: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, September 26, 2008

Archbishop Chaput says Catholic Democrats have an obligation to change their party’s platform on abortion, just as Catholic Republicans are responsible for keeping their party pro-life...

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How they think vs. how I think

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, September 25, 2008

The White House is trying to argue that the bailout isn't so bad, it might not really cost $700 billion because some of the assets will appreciate in value...

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No Child Left Behind: a maligned law that's working

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via Scripps Howard News Service
Thursday, September 25, 2008

Guess what? Because of the much-maligned No Child Left Behind law, fewer children are being left behind in America's public schools, and you can thank the even more maligned president of the United States for that...

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Axis of rejection? U.S., Iran, North Korea snub nuclear test ban pact

with William J. Perryvia Reuters
Thursday, September 25, 2008

There is a saying in English that people are judged by the company they keep...

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Media advisory - Once in a century crisis? How bad? How deep? Robert Rubin, Paul Martin headline Canada 2020 and Financial Times Conference on U.S. financial meltdown

with Niall Fergusonvia CNW Telbec (Canada)
Thursday, September 25, 2008

Alan Greenspan calls it a "once in a century crisis."...

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'Firing Line' Hits CreateSpace

with Hoover Institutionvia Home Media Magazine (CA)
Thursday, September 25, 2008

Fifty episodes of “Firing Line,” a public affairs program which ran for 33 years and was hosted by William Buckley, have been remastered by Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and are being made available on CreateSpace, Amazon.com’s DVD on demand service...

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Letter: Economists Of The World, Unite!

by David R. Hendersonvia New York Times
Thursday, September 25, 2008

This just in: To the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate:...

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Focus On Issues: China Looks Ahead

with Victor Davis Hanson, Cheng Li, Alice L. Miller, Alvin Rabushka, Henry S. Rowenvia Hoover Institution
Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Despite the success of the Summer Olympics in Beijing, 2008 has been a difficult year for the People’s Republic of China...