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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

History never quite ends

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, March 1, 2012

The European Union and the United Nations, as well as globalization and advanced technology, were all supposed to trump age-old cultural, geographical and national differences and bring people together. But...the world still looks a lot like it did during the last hundred years and well before that...

Analysis and Commentary

'Super Tuesday'

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Many people are looking to the many primary elections on March 6th — "Super Tuesday" — to clarify where this year's Republican nomination campaign is headed. It may clarify far more than that...

Analysis and Commentary

Independent Voters Will Choose the Next President

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Independent voters elected President Obama in 2008, and they will decide his reelection in 2012. But a great deal has changed in 4 years...

Analysis and Commentary

Regulation By Litigation May Be Hazardous to Your Health

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

The American regulatory process is supposed to rely on scientific review and the analysis of data gathered through appropriate testing. But if recent events are any indicator, the more important data points may be legal challenges and petitions to regulators...

Analysis and Commentary

When Technophobia Becomes Toxic

by Henry I. Millervia Project Syndicate
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Public policy that discriminates against and discourages vital innovations in food production is not policy that has the public’s interest at heart...

Interviews
Interviews

Foreign Policy with Condoleezza Rice: Chapter 4 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Condoleezza Ricevia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, March 1, 2012

Condoleezza Rice talks Russia and China...

Interviews

Bernanke's Testimony & the Economy

with John B. Taylorvia Squawk Box (CNBC)
Thursday, March 1, 2012

Weighing in on the Fed's plan to keep rates low, with John Taylor, former Undersecretary for International Affairs/Stanford University professor, who adds some members of the Federal Reserve believe they should raise rates as the economy is starting to pick up...

Interviews

2012 is the year of reckoning with Iran

with Fouad Ajamivia DEFCON-3 with KT McFarland (FoxNews.com)
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

We’ll have the latest on the Syrian uprising, and discuss whether the U.S. should get involved; we’ll also explore what’s ahead for the U.S. in Afghanistan, the conflicting intelligence reports about Iran and its nuclear program...

Interviews

Fmr. Fed Gov. Kevin Warsh & the US Economy

with Kevin Warshvia Kudlow Report (CNBC)
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

"There is a window and there is a real opportunity for this economy to be strong again, and if we keep treating it as if it were a fragile economy, that's what it will turn out to be", says former Federal Reserve Governor, Kevin Warsh, discussing the outlook on the American economy...

Interviews

Deconstructing the GOP Primaries

with Bill Whalenvia Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

The long slog for the Republican presidential nomination continues with primaries in Arizona and Mitt Romney's home state of Michigan...We break down the election results and take the pulse of the GOP...

In the News
In the News

President can't put lid on gas prices, experts say

with James L. Sweeneyvia San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday, March 1, 2012
In the News

Achtung! It's Syria!

by Russell A. Bermanvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

How will Germany lead the EU's future foreign policy?...