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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

What if the President Liked Businesspeople?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, August 11, 2011

After nearly three years of blaming, apologizing, and explaining what America cannot and should not do, it is past time for a confident President Obama to remind the country that we can do almost anything we wish...

Analysis and Commentary

What is the Government’s Strategy for the Cyber-exploitation Threat?

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

The United States should obviously take whatever steps it can to prevent or slow the damage caused by Chinese cyber-espionage. But I have yet to see any coherent strategy for doing so...

Analysis and Commentary

The Politics of Liberals Bashing Obama

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

If politics once trumped principles to give Obama a pass, then it can do so again to give Obama a headache...

Analysis and Commentary

Would Regime Change Bring Civil and Religious Freedom to Syrians?

by Michael McConnellvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

...I had occasion to ask a young friend of mine, who has Christian family members living in Syria, his view. He provides a different perspective, which I have not seen expressed in mainstream discussion...

Analysis and Commentary

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall. Who is the Fairest Credit Rating of them All?

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Not the United States, which Standard & Poor's has downgraded from AAA to AA+ with a negative watch...

Analysis and Commentary

In Anticipation of the Ames Debate

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

So what to watch for, if you’re planning a viewing party? Three things, by the letter...

Analysis and Commentary

Why Wisconsin Matters

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

What Wisconsin does offer the nation is a lesson in hyper-partisanship to the nth degree. By this time next week, Wisconsin will have held nine [state legislative recall] elections in the space of a month...

Interviews
Interviews

Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show

with Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

GUESTS: Patrick Chovanec, Tsinghua University; Swatick Majumdar, New York-based Indian businessman; Arif Rafiq, ForeignPolicy.com; Bill Roggio, LongWarJournal.org; Dr. Henry Miller, Hoover...

Interviews

Debt Deal Positive for Economy?

with John B. Taylorvia CNBC
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

John Taylor, Stanford University, and John Silvia, Wells Fargo, discuss why the debt deal in Washington is positive for the economy, and whether we're headed for a double dip recession...

In the News
In the News

Charles Moore on Margaret Thatcher: Chapter 4 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, August 11, 2011
In the News

Obama Versus Obama

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, August 11, 2011

The president has lost his credibility. No wonder the public is tuning him out...

In the News

How To Ask Your Employer To Fund Your Education

with Gary S. Beckervia San Francisco Chronicle
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
In the News

White House Seeks Ways to Stem Glut of Foreclosures

with Keith Hennesseyvia Bloomberg
Wednesday, August 10, 2011