Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Young Westerners -- Deprived or Decadent?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, August 18, 2011

Our high-tech angry youth are deprived not just because their elders put at risk their future subsidies, but because they were not taught what real wealth is -- and where and how it is obtained and should be used...

Analysis and Commentary

Standard & Poor’s may be late to the party

by Scott S. Powellvia San Diego Union-Tribune
Thursday, August 18, 2011

Unfortunately, chronic deficit spending and decades of benefit promises that lacked adequate funding cannot be solved overnight, especially when Washington resists making tough decisions on structural reform of either the tax code or entitlements...

Analysis and Commentary

Decoding Press Coverage of the President’s Fannie/Freddie Reform Policy

by Charles Blahousvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

...I am often reminded that it’s just as important to help further public understanding of the process by which economic policies are discussed and decided...

Analysis and Commentary

Fat-uous Approaches To the Obesity Problem

by Henry I. Miller, Jeff Stiervia Forbes.com
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Activists, local government bureaucrats and federal officials continue to come up with dubious ways to promote health and reduce obesity. These approaches are either supported by meager or conflicting evidence or they are so intrusive that Americans will find them intolerable...

Interviews
Interviews

Ying Ma on Armstrong & Getty

with Ying Mavia Hoover Daily Report
Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Ying Ma comes on to promote her book "Chinese Girl in the Ghetto"...

In the News
In the News

The United States of Entitlements

by Bruce Thorntonvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, August 18, 2011

The 2012 presidential election will be a referendum on democracy...