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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

High cost of athletic favoritism

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, December 11, 2008

O.J. Simpson has attracted less attention by being declared "guilty" in Nevada than he did by being declared "not guilty" in California...

Analysis and Commentary

School For $6 A Month

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Forbes
Thursday, December 11, 2008

The private sector takes education to India's slums...

Analysis and Commentary

Blame Bush, Barack, or Us?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, December 11, 2008

Unpopular policies concerning terrorism, energy, and finance are of long duration — and not all will change...

Analysis and Commentary

Reality missing in UC budget, admissions talk

by Bill Whalenvia Daily News
Thursday, December 11, 2008

Across the nation, cash-strapped states seek a miracle-maker to avoid calamities in the coming year...

Analysis and Commentary

American Children Left Behind

by Diane Ravitchvia Forbes
Thursday, December 11, 2008

The 2007 Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) was released on Tuesday, and it contained both good news and bad news for the U.S...

Analysis and Commentary

What Britain still has in spades is cultural power. Let's cultivate it

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, December 11, 2008

Across the world, people who have never heard of our leaders dote on our footballers, and the SAS is outshone by Quidditch...

Analysis and Commentary

Avast, Mateys! Control Your Waters!

via Culture 11
Wednesday, December 10, 2008

The threat posed by high-seas piracy is bigger than you think...

In the News
In the News

Cash-machine Kev to the rescue

with John B. Taylorvia Sydney Morning Herald
Thursday, December 11, 2008

In these straitened times, the definition of tightening the belt means different things to different people...

In the News

Barack Obama's massive infrastructure spending plan to jump-start the economy isn't being criticized just by conservative critics.

with John F. Coganvia Washington Times
Thursday, December 11, 2008

Barack Obama's massive infrastructure spending plan to jump-start the economy isn't being criticized just by conservative critics...

In the News

Blagatrocious

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, December 11, 2008

Like some of you, I had the following reactions reading the transcripts of Illinois’s Governor Blagojevich...

In the News

Harsanyi on the Czar

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, December 11, 2008

Superb...

In the News

In the Service of the State

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Reason
Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Muller v. Oregon and the sexist collectivism of the Progressive movement...

In the News

FOCUS ON ISSUES: Not Yet Nuclear-Free

with Michael McFaul, Abbas Milani, Sidney D. Drell, James Goodby, William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Hoover Institution
Tuesday, December 9, 2008

The threat of terrorism makes nuclear disarmament more important than ever...

In the News

Blix: Obama can make progress on Iranian nuclear standoff

with William J. Perryvia Baltimore Sun
Tuesday, December 9, 2008

A panel of former top international officials voiced hope today for a progress in settling the Iranian nuclear standoff after President-elect Barack Obama takes office...

In the News

Obama to wrap up Iran's nuclear issue?

with William J. Perryvia PRESS TV (Iran)
Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Former high-ranking officials have pinned their hopes on the Obama administration to take a creative approach toward Iran's nuclear issue...

In the News

Lipstein on Hospitals

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, December 8, 2008

Steven Lipstein, President and CEO of BJC HealthCare--a billion hospital system in St. Louis, Missouri--talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the economics of hospitals...