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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Our Historically Challenged President

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, June 11, 2009

In his speech last week in Cairo, President Obama proclaimed he was a "student of history."...

Analysis and Commentary

The farce of Cameron's Latvian legion is bad for Britain and bad for Europe

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, June 10, 2009

How would you describe a British politician who prefers getting acquainted with the finer points of the history of the Waffen-SS in Latvia to maximising British influence with Barack Obama?...

In the News
In the News

Charles Kesler on the Grand Liberal Project: Chapter 4 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, June 11, 2009

Charles Kesler explains why Obama is poised to accelerate the grand liberal project...

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Baffled by the economy? Don't listen to economists

with Russell Robertsvia Chicago Tribune
Thursday, June 11, 2009

President Barack Obama and his critics have a major disagreement...

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The Liberal Housing Crash

with Thomas Sowellvia American Thinker
Thursday, June 11, 2009

The American people are pretty well convinced that the mortgage meltdown was the fault of greedy bankers, stupid borrowers, and the odd Friend of Angelo Mozilo like Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-CT)...

In the News

Can this man put Chrysler back on the road?

with Richard A. Epstein, Todd Zywickivia Financial Post (Canada)
Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Italian automaker Fiat SpA has finalized its government-brokered rescue of Chrysler LLC in a whirwind bankruptcy case legal scholars warn could destabilize investment markets while creating a new auto alliance with no guarantee of success...

In the News

Good Day for Thursday, June 11, 2009

with John Shoven, George P. Shultzvia San Francisco Chronicle
Wednesday, June 10, 2009

George Shultz and John Shoven: Former U.S. Secretary of State Shultz and economist Shoven talk about how to fix the nation’s Social Security and health-care problems...

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Duncan talks the talk but can he walk the walk?

by Michael J. Petrillivia Flypaper (Fordham Education Blog)
Wednesday, June 10, 2009

I finally watched Charlie Wilson’s War last night (we have a toddler at home; we’re not in the movie-theater stage of our life!)...

In the News

Paul Krugman sees the recession ending this summer

with Niall Ferguson, Robert E. Hallvia Daily Finance
Monday, June 8, 2009

Paul Krugman thinks the foundering economy may right itself this summer, he said in a speech today in London...

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GOP seeks to trim stimulus, cut deficit

with John F. Coganvia Washington Times
Monday, June 8, 2009

With the economy showing signs of recovery, fiscally conservative economists and Republican lawmakers are suggesting that the large unspent portion of the nearly $800 billion stimulus fund should be redirected to slash this year's nearly $2 trillion annual deficit...