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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

All's Fair in Love and Talk Radio

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., caused a stir recently when she criticized talk radio for its role in stopping the recent immigration bill...

Analysis and Commentary

Iraq hasn't even begun

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Iraq is over. Iraq has not yet begun. These are two conclusions from the American debate about Iraq....

Analysis and Commentary

America is just starting to wake up to the awesome scale of its Iraq disaster

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, July 19, 2007

The American public has decided that its boys should come home, but the ghosts of Baghdad will return with them...

Analysis and Commentary

All's Fair in Love and Talk Radio

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., caused a stir recently when she criticized talk radio for its role in stopping the recent immigration bill....

Analysis and Commentary

Experience shows planning cannot foresee all things

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Friday, July 13, 2007

The recently concluded Wimbledon tennis tournament is my favorite sporting event...

In the News
In the News

Is Chinese Growth Good for the United States?

by Russell Robertsvia ForaTv
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Russell Roberts speaks on Robert Frost and the Chinese Economy: Is Chinese Growth Good for the United States?

In the News

Abizaid returns to Farm from D.C.

with John Abizaidvia Stanford Daily
Thursday, July 19, 2007

If Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice returns to Stanford in 2009, she will not be the only national figure back on the Farm....

In the News

Current nuclear threat worse than during Cold War - U.S. expert

with William J. Perryvia RIA Novosti (Russia)
Thursday, July 19, 2007

The risks of an accidental nuclear war have increased since the Cold War as Russia's early warning capability has deteriorated, a former U.S. defense official said...

In the News

Forum: Free-market affair

with Milton Friedmanvia Indianapolis Star
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Indiana joins at least 46 states where special events will be held July 31 to commemorate the 95th birthday of Nobel Laureate economist Milton Friedman, who died in November....

In the News

Forum: Free-market affair

with Milton Friedmanvia Indianapolis Star
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Indiana joins at least 46 states where special events will be held July 31 to commemorate the 95th birthday of Nobel Laureate economist Milton Friedman, who died in November...

In the News

Abizaid returns to Farm from D.C.

with John Abizaid, William J. Perryvia Stanford Daily
Thursday, July 19, 2007

If Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice returns to Stanford in 2009, she will not be the only national figure back on the Farm...

In the News

Tolstoy on Hayek

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

David Brooks summarizes ($) President Bush's view of politics and history...

In the News

The rise and fall of the sahibs of Raisina Hill

with Niall Fergusonvia Business Standard
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

It never helps to allow nostalgia for a golden age of the civil service to govern judgement about the present...

In the News

Giuliani Stacks Campaign Staff With a Who’s Who Of Mideast Hawks

with Charles Hill, George P. Shultzvia Jewish Daily Forward
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

As the roster of Republican presidential hopefuls grapples with the seeming implosion of one-time front-runner John McCain’s candidacy, Rudolph Giuliani is taking steps to claim his place as the field’s leading hawk...

In the News

Nuclear Terrorism Bigger Threat Than Missiles: Ex-U.S. Defense Chief

with William J. Perry, Sidney D. Drellvia DefenseNews.com
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

The greatest nuclear threat to the United States these days is that a terrorist group will detonate a nuclear weapon in a U.S. city, former Defense Secretary William Perry told a House subcommittee July 18...

In the News

Gen. Pace Tours Iraq As Retirement Nears

with John Abizaidvia Associated Press
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

For Marine Gen. Peter Pace, the last of the original military planners of the Iraq war, visiting U.S. troops this week was not exactly a victory lap en route to his earlier-than-expected retirement...

In the News

Tolstoy on Hayek

by Russell Roberts with John Abizaidvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

David Brooks summarizes ($) President Bush's view of politics and history...

In the News

From Hoover Press: Americans & Europeans: Dancing in the Dark, by Dennis L. Bark

with Dennis L. Barkvia Business Wire
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

“The essential difference between Europeans and Americans,” says Hoover fellow Dennis L. Bark, “is found in how Europe and America were built — from the top down and from the bottom up..."

In the News

Iraq Study Group Says Political Solutions in Iraq Crucial

with William J. Perryvia Voice of America
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

A former U.S. defense secretary and member of the bipartisan Iraq Study Group was among witnesses testifying Wednesday before Congress about the situation in Iraq...

In the News

Bay Area and state warm up to solar energy, survey says

with James L. Sweeneyvia San Francisco Chronicle
Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Spreading one rooftop at a time, solar panels in California are finally generating serious power...

In the News

Responding to the New Atheists

with Peter Berkowitzvia Acton Institute
Tuesday, July 17, 2007

On the way to the airport in Atlanta last week, I stumbled upon a radio debate between Michael Medved and Christopher Hitchens on the topic of Hitchens’ latest book - namely, whether or not religion poisons everything...

In the News

Heroes and History

with John Abizaidvia New York Times
Tuesday, July 17, 2007

President Bush’s self-confidence is the most remarkable feature of his presidency...