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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Casualties of the campaign

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, April 17, 2008

It is only four months into 2008, but the presidential campaign - already too long and nasty - is still a long way from over...

Analysis and Commentary

We need a benign European hydra to advance the cause of democracy

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, April 17, 2008

Berlusconi does it again...

Analysis and Commentary

Gene therapy

by Henry I. Miller with Milton Friedmanvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

The head of the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation warned last week that critically low food supplies and high demand portend a crisis...

Analysis and Commentary

Segregate This

via National Review Online
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Those who divvy up by race strain to justify it...

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We Are What We Learn

with Milton Friedmanvia Forbes
Monday, May 5, 2008

How professors can turn bleeding hearts into capitalists--and vice versa...

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Kurtzer: Next U.S. President Must Give Priority to Arab-Israeli Talks

with George P. Shultzvia Council on Foreign Relations
Thursday, April 17, 2008

Daniel C. Kurtzer, former U.S. ambassador to Egypt and Israel, led a recent study group on negotiating Arab-Israeli peace sponsored by the United States Institute of Peace...

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Seasteading Institute

with Milton Friedmanvia Thoughts on Freedom (Blog)
Thursday, April 17, 2008

A few people have noted the progression from moderate libertarian Milton Friedman to his anarcho-capitalist son David Friedman and have questioned where the next generation could go from there...

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Baker Spouts Sickening Twaddle in `Human Smoke': Book Review

with Niall Fergusonvia Bloomberg
Thursday, April 17, 2008

After enjoying some of Nicholson Baker's work, I began to find him increasingly quirky, self- indulgent and immature, so I stopped reading him...

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The Crack in the Glass Ceiling

with Thomas Sowellvia Harvard Crimson
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Many Democrats insist that prejudice is keeping women and minorities out of politics and business...

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The Blogometer

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Hotline
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Lately, every day feels like Groundhog Day in the political blogosphere. Conservative bloggers continue to direct most of their fire at Barack Obama, portraying him as an out-of-touch elitist with radical views...

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The State of America's Ground Forces

with John Abizaidvia Center for American Progress
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Chairman Ortiz, Chairman Abercrombie, Ranking Member Forbes, Ranking Member Saxton, and members of the Subcommittees on Readiness and Air Land Forces of the House Armed Services Committee, I appreciate the opportunity to appear before you to discuss the current state of the nation’s ground forces...

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Today's Web Grab

with Gary S. Beckervia Times Online
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

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McCain’s Tax Reform—So Near And Yet So Far

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

On April 15, 2008, Republican presidential nominee John McCain fleshed out his tax proposals...

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Ajay Shah: Three big questions

with Gary S. Becker, John B. Taylorvia Business Standard (India)
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

We are still like tribesmen in the Kalahari desert reading stories about plane crashes...

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And the GOP wonders why it can't attract black voters

with Thomas Sowellvia Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

A GOP politician from Kentucky called Barack Obama "boy" during a political speech...