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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Priceless Politics: Part III

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Senator Barack Obama recently said, "let's allow our unions and their organizers to lift up this country's middle class again..."

Analysis and Commentary

Will capitalism fall victim to its own success?

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Karl Marx's solutions haven't worked, but he was right about the global reach and potential unsustainability of capitalism...

Analysis and Commentary

Democrats Disingenuous in Their Anti-War Rhetoric

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Why did a majority of Democratic Senators - such as Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Chris Dodd, John Edwards, Harry Reid, Jay Rockefeller and Chuck Schumer - vote to authorize a war with Iraq on Oct. 11, 2002?

In the News
In the News

W.Va. losing revenue from multistate businesses

with Charles E. McLure Jr.via Charleston Gazette
Thursday, February 22, 2007

A 2003 study by the Multistate Tax Commission suggests that states lost as much as $7.1 billion in corporate income tax revenue in fiscal year 2001 due to aggressive tax-avoidance strategies on the part of large, multistate corporations...

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Late, great immigration debate

with Thomas Sowellvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Our discussion of amnesty should begin at the beginning, and in the beginning was the word—"amnesty..."

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A Trinity of Fantasists

with Niall Fergusonvia Human Events Online
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Wherever they are I hope the authors of our Constitution are pondering the spectacle now bedazzling Capitol Hill...

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Why Teachers' Unions Are Needed

with Diane Ravitchvia Education World
Thursday, February 22, 2007

The growing number of mandates and non-educators enforcing them make teachers' unions more critical than ever, according to professor Diane Ravitch...

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The Great and the Good

with Milton Friedmanvia New York Sun
Thursday, February 22, 2007

The British have a gently mocking phrase to describe the kind of people whom we are all supposed to admire — the Great and the Good...

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Cuba Eyes a Chinese Model

with William Ratliffvia Council on Foreign Relations
Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Even as Fidel Castro made his first televised appearance (Bloomberg) in months in late January, the murmurs anticipating his passing—and what it might mean for communist Cuba—continued unabated...

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Some Links

with Tod Lindbergvia Corner (National Review Online)
Wednesday, February 21, 2007

These articles are all by smart liberals, and I agree with most of what they have to say. Here's something from a smart conservative, Tod Lindberg...