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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Obama Bets Against Human Nature—and Usually Loses

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, August 19, 2013

There are many ways to learn about the bleaker aspects of human nature. One would be to run a pizza shop, or regularly to have to clean a public restroom. Perhaps giving close attention to the text o

Analysis and Commentary

Decision Time for the Global Economy

by Michael Spencevia Project Syndicate
Monday, August 19, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Why Effective Diplomacy Matters

by George P. Shultzvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Monday, August 19, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Low Birth Rates: Causes, Consequences, and Remedies

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Putting the GOP on a Stricter Debate Diet

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Building Trust Between Police and Minority

by Joseph D. McNamaravia Reuters
Friday, August 16, 2013

A former police chief talks about the problems created by stop and frisk and mandatory sentencing policies.

Analysis and Commentary

On Republican Priorities, Obama May Have a Point

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Bloomberg View
Friday, August 16, 2013

President Barack Obama has lost almost all credibility defending the Affordable Care Act: Hiccup after hiccup have marred its implementation, its taxes and

Analysis and Commentary

Assessing The True Terror Threat

by Kiron K. Skinnervia TribLive
Friday, August 16, 2013

Immersed in a war against terrorism, the United States is in crisis because it has been unable to reach a consensus about the true nature ...

Analysis and Commentary

Ignoring the Ignorant

by Henry I. Millervia Project Syndicate
Friday, August 16, 2013
Interviews
Interviews

Sam Tadros on Opinion Journal

with Samuel Tadrosvia Opinion Journal (WSJ Live)
Friday, August 16, 2013
Interviews

Richard Epstein on the John Batchelor Show (19:37)

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, August 16, 2013

Guests: Sebastian Gorka, FDD; Liz Peek, Fiscal Times; Richard Epstein, Hoover.

In the News
In the News

Jagdish Bhagwati on India

with Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, August 19, 2013

Jagdish Bhagwati of Columbia University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the economy of India based on his book with Arvind Panagariya, Why Growth Matters. Bhagwati argues that the economic reforms of 1991 ushered in a new era...

In the News

Lee Daniels' The Butler': Reagan Biographers Slam President's Portrayal

with Kiron K. Skinnervia Hollywood Reporter (CA)
Friday, August 16, 2013

Two biographers of Ronald Reagan are criticizing Lee Daniels’ The Butler for what they say is an inaccurate portrayal, slamming what they call an insinuation that the 40th president was indifferent to suffering under apartheid in South Africa and, more generally, that he was racially insensitive.