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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Dr. Carmona, heal thyself

by Henry I. Millervia Washington Times
Monday, July 16, 2007

The Washington political game has two modes: claiming undeserved credit and shifting blame for your own shortcomings to others...

Analysis and Commentary

The New New Atheism

by Peter Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, July 16, 2007

"There is nothing new under the sun," proclaims the Book of Ecclesiastes...

Analysis and Commentary

Owning on borrowed time

by Niall Fergusonvia Los Angeles Times
Monday, July 16, 2007

The idea that everyone should be a property owner has much to commend it...

Analysis and Commentary

An outsourcing idea from top of my head

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Monday, July 16, 2007

When I left the Air Force back in the early '60s, one of the benefits I had to relinquish was the great flat-top haircuts I used to get...

Analysis and Commentary

Beyond the Basics: Achieving a Liberal Education for All Children

by Chester E. Finn Jr., Diane Ravitchvia Thomas B. Fordham Foundation
Wednesday, July 11, 2007

History offers many explanations for why people should acquire a broad, liberal-arts education...

In the News
In the News

When Bad Debts Attack

with Milton Friedmanvia Gold Seek
Monday, July 16, 2007

"...Memo to the US Fed: When the Dollar collapse comes, you might not get chance to even give money away..."

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Whole Lott of Freedom

with Thomas Sowell, Milton Friedmanvia National Review Online
Monday, July 16, 2007

There exists no shortage of excellent books by conservative and libertarian authors extolling the virtues of free markets...

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Got more money? Milk cost mushrooms

with Milton Friedmanvia Staten Island Advance
Monday, July 16, 2007

Pretty soon it might be cheaper to buy the cow: Milk prices on Staten Island, for the most part, are hovering around $4 a gallon or so, and some say $5 is just around the corner...

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Pentagon balked at pleas from officers in field for safer vehicles

with John Abizaidvia USA Today
Monday, July 16, 2007

Pfc. Aaron Kincaid, 25, had been joking with buddies just before their Humvee rolled over the bomb...

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RE community to descend on Southern Nevada

with Michael J. Boskinvia In Business Las Vegas
Sunday, July 15, 2007

Las Vegas will be a destination this fall for the real estate community, developers and planners from across the country and abroad...

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North Koreans Say They’ve Shut Nuclear Reactor

with William J. Perryvia New York Times
Sunday, July 15, 2007

North Korea told the United States yesterday that it had shut down its nuclear reactor at Yongbyon and readmitted a permanent international inspection team, completing its first step toward reversing a four-year-long confrontation with the United States during which the North has made fuel for a small but potent arsenal of nuclear weapons...

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Less hype and more honest data

with Milton Friedmanvia Education Week
Friday, July 13, 2007

We better be careful, or we'll too often think alike!

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Mea culpa on democracy promotion

with Michael McFaulvia Across the Aisle
Friday, July 13, 2007

Since March the Stanley Foundation has been involved in a noble campaign that pairs together ideological adversaries to craft bipartisan positions of different foreign policy issues...

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Land of Lincoln

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Friday, July 13, 2007

Enough China...

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Senator McCain Announces Economic Advisors

with John B. Taylorvia Campaigns and Elections
Thursday, July 12, 2007

U.S. Senator John McCain's presidential campaign today announced an impressive collection of economists, professors, and prominent conservative policy leaders who will advise the Arizona Senator as he seeks the White House...