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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Hillary in 2012

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Daily Beast
Thursday, August 12, 2010

The only way Obama can win re-election is with Clinton on his ticket, says Tunku Varadarajan. The Democrats’ least-sullied heavy hitter, she’ll hold the party together—and be a magnet for crossover voting...

Analysis and Commentary

Democratic Stability in Iraq: A Growing Shia Alliance?

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Thursday, August 12, 2010

A Shia government in Bagdad with ties to Iran could threaten Sunnis and Kurds inside Iraq, along with Sunni-led states in Saudi Arabia and the oil-rich gulf Emirates...

Analysis and Commentary

Everyone a Bigot?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Thursday, August 12, 2010

Legitimate public concerns are too often attributed to religious, ethnic, or racial prejudice...

Analysis and Commentary

Local food movement, continued

via Flypaper (Fordham Education Blog)
Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Yesterday I noted that the most exciting efforts to improve school food are occurring locally, not nationally. A tip-top example is the goings-on in Washington, D.C., where a fresh D.C. Public Schools food services director, Jeff Mills, has had the job for not yet a year but has already made noteworthy changes...

Analysis and Commentary

If Obama Beat Clinton in Colorado, Nancy Beat Barack in Washington

by Paul E. Petersonvia Education Next
Wednesday, August 11, 2010

In the Clinton-Obama tug-of-war, the Obama team gave education reformers something to cheer when they won the Senate contest in Colorado...

Analysis and Commentary

The Public Thinks That Poor Kids Make for Bad Schools

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Wednesday, August 11, 2010

We all know that when someone says they are moving to a neighborhood with “good schools,” that really means “schools without too many poor kids.” Not that choosing to send your son or daughter to a school with lots of disadvantaged children is an easy decision...

Analysis and Commentary

Europe Is Crazy About (Cloned) Food

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Cloning will make food cheaper, more consistent, nutritious and tasty--if parliamentarians get a grip and start acting rationally...

Analysis and Commentary

Local food movement

via Flypaper (Fordham Education Blog)
Tuesday, August 10, 2010

School food is mostly rotten, occasionally literally so. Congress’s recent work notwithstanding, the brightest efforts to improve K-12 fare have occurred and are occurring locally...

Interviews
Interviews

NYC Mosque Imam Stirs Waters with Mideast Trip

with Daniel Pipesvia CBN News
Thursday, August 12, 2010

The imam behind the controversial plans to build a mosque near the site of New York City's Ground Zero is headed to the Middle East for a religious outreach trip sponsored by the U.S. State Department...

In the News
In the News

Students find new ways to study abroad

with Norman M. Naimarkvia Stanford Daily
Thursday, August 12, 2010
In the News

No rest for the warrior

with John Abizaidvia Politico
Wednesday, August 11, 2010
In the News

Stack of Stuff Quick Hits Page

with Fouad Ajamivia Rush Limbaugh Show
Wednesday, August 11, 2010