Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Of Teddy Bears and Cartoons

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, December 6, 2007

Here we go again...

Analysis and Commentary

Why It Takes a Village (To Afford a Prescription)

by Henry I. Millervia TCS Daily
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

I once heard columnist George Will refer to a general election as a futile narcissistic exercise...

Analysis and Commentary

Putin's Plan

by Michael McFaulvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Russia's parliamentary election occurred as planned on Sunday...

Analysis and Commentary

Anti-Social Bio-Activism

by Henry I. Millervia Genetic Engineering News
Saturday, December 1, 2007

Activism can be a good thing...

In the News
In the News

Paying in full for health care

with Daniel P. Kesslervia Charleston Daily Mail
Thursday, December 6, 2007

One reason private health insurance premiums keep rising is that the government does not fully fund its health programs...

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Woolsey takes on role of solution builder

with George P. Shultzvia Roanoke Times
Thursday, December 6, 2007

So, the ghosts of John Muir and George Patton walk onto the stage at the Lyric Theatre...

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Zambia: Corporate Social Responsibility Should Go Beyond Cameras

with Milton Friedmanvia Times of Zambia
Thursday, December 6, 2007

Over the past few years, one of the most over-used terms by the corporate world has been corporate social responsibility...

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Shelby Steele on A Bound Man

with Shelby Steelevia National Review Online
Thursday, December 6, 2007

Shelby Steele, author of A Bound Man: Why We Are Excited About Obama and Why He Can’t Win, explains the “magic” to John J. Miller...

In the News

Nerves of Steele

with Shelby Steelevia Corner (National Review Online)
Thursday, December 6, 2007

Fresh from his NR cover story on Clarence Thomas, Shelby Steele has a new book out on Barack Obama—about how he's become a phemon and why he can't win...

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Pepperdine University Expert on Campaign Rhetoric and Strategy Available to Comment on Mitt Romney's Faith in America Speech

with David Davenportvia PR Newswire
Wednesday, December 5, 2007

"This week, the most important event in the Iowa presidential campaign actually takes place in Texas, where Mitt Romney will address his faith and how it would inform his presidency," states Pepperdine expert on campaign rhetoric and strategy...

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Professor's book marking 60th anniversary of India's democracy gets national attention there

with Larry Diamondvia Indiana University News Room
Wednesday, December 5, 2007

A new book co-edited by an Indiana University professor marks the 60th anniversary of India's independence and subsequent transition to democracy and will receive major recognition when released there next week...

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Ukraine without Viktor Yushchenko: a counterfactual history, or ‘What if?’

with Niall Fergusonvia Kyiv Post (Ukraine)
Wednesday, December 5, 2007

President Viktor Yushchenko’s poll ratings are far from stellar...

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Scholar Says U.S. Still Trying To Find Footing After Cold War

with Thomas H. Henriksenvia Washington Diplomat
Saturday, December 1, 2007

Several years ago, Thomas H. Henriksen, a senior fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, decided to undertake an ambitious project: He set out to describe U.S. foreign policy in the nearly two decades since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989...