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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The “War on Poverty” and Me

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Education Next
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Forgive an aging education-reformer’s reminiscences, but LBJ’s declaration of war on poverty shaped the next 50 years of my life.

Analysis and Commentary

Sitting on an Ocean of Alaskan Oil

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

Can’t Buy Me Love

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

The so-called War on Poverty has been fantastically successful at eradicating poverty among the old and devastatingly miserable at eradicating poverty among the young.

Analysis and Commentary

Is China Copying the Old Imperial Japan?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Analysis and Commentary

David Davenport on Townhall's Daily Commentary: Obamacare Breakdown is a Liberty Moment

with David Davenportvia townhall.com
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

The Townhall.com Daily Commentary brings concise yet penetrating insight from some of the sharpest minds in the conservative world today: reporter and author David Aikman, Weekly Standard publisher, Terry Eastland, and Salem talk radio hosts Hugh Hewitt, Michael Medved, Albert Mohler. .03/27/2014 9:42:35AM EST.

Analysis and Commentary

Snowden, Capital Punishment and Why the U.S. Won’t Get Him Back

by Markos Kounalakisvia Sacramento Bee
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

The U.S. penal system makes getting NSA leaker Edward Snowden back to the United States for trial nearly impossible.

Interviews
Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on Garrison Radio

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Garrison (WIBC)
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Interviews

Kiron Skinner on Secure Freedom Radio (43:26)

with Kiron K. Skinnervia Secure Freedom Radio
Tuesday, January 7, 2014

With Jim Carafano, Olivia Guitta, Andy McCarthy, Kiron SkinnerJIM CARAFANO of the Heritage Foundation gives an overview of the threats facing American national security heading into 2014.OLIVIA GUITTA, of the Henry Jackson Society, discusses the Muslim Bro...

In the News
In the News

Congress Should Put a Price on Carbon Pollution

with George P. Shultz, Gary S. Beckervia San Francisco Chronicle
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

More than 700 companies that drive the U.S. economy - including Microsoft, Owens Corning, General Motors, the Portland Trail Blazers and candymaker Mars - have signed a declaration calling for national action on climate change. According to a new report by the environmental data company CDP, more than two dozen of the nation's leading corporations are planning for the future with the expectation that carbon emissions fees will be one of the steps the federal government will take to address climate change. The goals of carbon pricing include curbing our fossil fuel use...

In the News

New Deal's Influence on GOP Debate

with David Davenportvia Money News
Thursday, January 2, 2014

David Davenport, former president of Pepperdine University and staffer for former Sen. Bob Dole, R-Kan., appeared recently at an event at the U.S. Capitol to discuss a book co-authored by himself and Pepperdine colleague Gordon Lloyd titled The New Deal and Modern American Conservatism: A Defining Rivalry.