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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Canadian values boil down to liberal democracy

by Clifford Orwinvia Globe and Mail (Canada)
Saturday, May 9, 2009

Our Minister for Immigration and Multiculturalism, Jason Kenney, has recently championed a major reform of the government's programs for immigrants to Canada...

Analysis and Commentary

Why and How to Lift the US Embargo on Cuba

by William Ratliffvia Independent Institute
Thursday, May 7, 2009

Most Latin American leaders slammed the 47-year-old U.S. embargo of Cuba at the mid-April Summit of the Americas in Trinidad...

In the News
In the News

H.S. Reformers Seize on NAEP Scores to Help Make Case

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via Education Week
Wednesday, May 13, 2009

High school reform advocates are using long-term-trend data from the latest National Assessment of Educational Progress to argue that reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind Act should step up accountability for high schools...

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Anti-nuke set courts religious leaders

with William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Atlanta Journal Constitution
Monday, May 11, 2009

If you’re a religious conservative, it’s hard not to feel a little unwanted...

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Stanford: Former Secretary of State George Shultz to Deliver Lecture

with George P. Shultzvia CBS 5 News (CA)
Monday, May 11, 2009

Former Secretary of State George Shultz will speak today at Stanford University about how purpose and values lead to a happy and fulfilling life...

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Wolfe on Liberalism

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, May 11, 2009

Alan Wolfe, Professor of Political Science at Boston College and author of The Future of Liberalism, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about liberalism...

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In honor of Ed Meese

with Edwin Meese III, Hoover Institutionvia Washington Times
Monday, May 11, 2009

It's a good time to honor Edwin Meese, although to some, this may sound curious...

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We Need Business Leaders Who Know About History

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via Huffington Post
Sunday, May 10, 2009

If we are going to break out of this economic crisis, we don't need business leaders trained in business schools...

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The Serious Conflict in the Modern Conservative Movement

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, May 10, 2009

The roots of conservatism go back to philosophers of the 17 and 18th centuries, such as John Locke, David Hume, and Adam Smith...

In the News

Topic A: Obama's Compromise on D.C.'s School Vouchers Program

by Michael J. Petrillivia Washington Post
Sunday, May 10, 2009

The Post asked education and political experts to assess the president's plan for D.C. students...

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Stress among the stress testers...and its benefits...

with Niall Fergusonvia Foreign Policy
Friday, May 8, 2009

As many including myself have often written, the Obama administration's economic team contains some really exceptionally smart and talented individuals...

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America: The Reluctant Empire

with Niall Fergusonvia New America Media (CA)
Friday, May 8, 2009

Sandip Roy's guests include: Niall Ferguson author of "Colossus" says that America wants all the rights and few of the responsibilities of running an empire...

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A New President and a New Generation Seek a Nuclear Weapons Free Future

with William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Huffington Post
Friday, May 8, 2009

An important article appeared today in the Washington Post...