Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

They Can't-Do Society

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, June 26, 2008

We have become a nation of second-guessing Hamlets...

Analysis and Commentary

We don't need guns to help the people pitch Mugabe from his perch

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, June 26, 2008

Whether you believe in him or not, it's time to give God a helping hand...

Analysis and Commentary

Property rights and wrongs

by James Huffmanvia Washington Times
Thursday, June 26, 2008

In 1978, Wayne and Jean Hage purchased a 7,000-acre ranch in Nevada...

In the News
In the News

U.S. gov't urged to issue order to incorporate int'l conventions on torture into domestic policies

with George P. Shultzvia Xinhuanet (China)
Thursday, June 26, 2008

Over 300 people from three U.S. anti-torture organizations called on Wednesday the government to issue the executive order to incorporate international conventions on prisoners of war and torture into the country's policies...

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Geneva: Conference on Disarmament

with William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Le Podcast Journal (Monaco)
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Statement by Javier SOLANA, EU High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy, before the Conference on Disarmament, Geneva, 25 June 2008...

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Exclusive: A One-Term, Non-Incumbency Pledge by McCain?

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Family Security Matters
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

It is hard in American politics for a party to win three consecutive national elections...

In the News

President affirms security relationship with United States

with William J. Perryvia Radio Taiwan International
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

President Ma Ying-jeou says his government will continue Taiwan's current national security arrangements with the United States...

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RIGHTS-US: Anti-Torture Campaign Wins Influential Backers

with George P. Shultzvia Inter Press Service (Italy)
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

On the eve of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, a bipartisan group of some 200 religious leaders and former top U.S. national security and military officers launched a campaign for a presidential order to outlaw torture and cruel and inhumane treatment of all detainees...

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Bipartisan Group to Speak Out on Detainees

with George P. Shultzvia New York Times
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

A bipartisan group of 200 former government officials, retired generals and religious leaders plans to issue a statement today calling for a presidential order to outlaw some interrogation and detention practices used by the Bush administration over the past six years...

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Candid, Provocative, Timely Exchange on Role of Race in 2008 Presidential Election With Nationally Renowned Thinkers To Be Held in Los Angeles on Thursday Evening, June 26, 2008

with Shelby Steelevia PRWeb
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

On Thursday evening, June 26th, from 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Community Advocates, Inc., together with 89.3 KPCC-FM's AirTalk with Larry Mantle, will bring together onto one stage, before a live audience at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy, a panel of three nationally renowned thinkers on the subject of race: Shelby Steele, whose work has been described as "brilliant" by the New York Sun, "stunning" by Newsweek, and the New York Times has written, "Steele has given eloquent voice to painful truths that are almost always left unspoken in the nation's circumscribed public discourse on race," Richard Thompson Ford, whose books have been described by Prof. Duncan Howard of Harvard as unique, "nothing else like it in the literature, certainly one of the most important contributions of the past ten years," and Terence Samuels, whose career as a journalist and editor is equally distinguished...

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Press Briefing by Dana Perino

with George P. Shultzvia Business Wire
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

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Reports, Reform, and Hype

by Diane Ravitchvia Education Week
Tuesday, June 24, 2008

I can’t believe that we are debating the message of A Nation at Risk in 2008, a quarter century after it appeared!...