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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Look! Up in the sky! It's America!

by Niall Fergusonvia Los Angeles Times
Monday, July 31, 2006

When Tony Blair flew to the United States on Friday for his meetings with President Bush and Rupert Murdoch, I hope the in-flight entertainment was "Superman Returns…

Analysis and Commentary

Remembering Hiroshima

by David R. Henderson with Herbert Hoovervia Anti-war.com
Monday, July 31, 2006

Sometimes, something happens that is so awful that we find ourselves rationalizing it, talking as if it had to happen, to make ourselves feel better about the horrible event…

Analysis and Commentary

Iran president missing badly: Ahmadinejad's crisis deepens as he endangers the petro-loot

by Abbas Milanivia San Francisco Chronicle
Sunday, July 30, 2006

The crisis in Lebanon has been a rude awakening for Iran's populist, fiery and forked-tongue president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad…

Analysis and Commentary

Franco's legacy in Spain

by Arnold Beichmanvia Washington Times
Sunday, July 30, 2006

Seventy years ago, a rebellion against democratic Spain broke out…

Analysis and Commentary

Bill Gates, the Nation's Superintendent of Schools

by Diane Ravitchvia Los Angeles Times
Sunday, July 30, 2006

Warren Buffett's gift of $31 billion to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will double the foundation's assets, bringing it to more than $60 billion, and will increase its annual giving to nearly $3 billion…

Analysis and Commentary

Modified solution

by Henry I. Miller, Gregory Conkovia Rocky Mountain News
Saturday, July 29, 2006

Ask any farmer in America's major wheat-growing regions about this year's crop and you'll get an earful…