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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Abuse, Misuse of Peer Review Process Allow Spread of Scientific Misinformation

by Henry I. Millervia Heartland Institute
Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Those of us who regularly seek out information about scientific and medical subjects have learned there's a hierarchy of reliability...

Analysis and Commentary

Hope and Change Amid Despair

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, March 20, 2008

‘I think the magic is over..."

Analysis and Commentary

Free countries must defy Chinese blackmail and greet the Dalai Lama

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, March 20, 2008

Gordon Brown yesterday promised to meet the Dalai Lama when he comes to Britain in May...

In the News
In the News

Patience vital to stabilize Iraq, retired general says

with John Abizaidvia Tennessean
Thursday, March 20, 2008

Patience is essential to whatever strategy a new U.S. president takes in Iraq, retired Army Gen. John Abizaid, a former leader of the U.S. Central Command, told a Vanderbilt University gathering Wednesday...

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The Roots Of Black Anger

with Shelby Steelevia Investor's Business Daily
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Barack Obama says black "anger is real, and to simply wish it away without understanding its roots only serves to widen the chasm..."

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Ferguson on Iraq: 'credibility lost'

by Niall Fergusonvia Channel 4 News (UK)
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Was it worth it?

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Forgetful Fed repeats errors of the past

with Milton Friedmanvia American Public Media
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Just like today, the early 1970s were also a time of accelerated inflation and rising commodities prices...

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Obama Back on Campaign Trail after Speech on Race

with Shelby Steelevia WBKO (KY)
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Barack Obama is back on the campaign trail after his speech on Mar. 18, laying out a broad view of the nation's racial predicament...

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How to Close the Black/White Achievement Gap

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia DiversityInc
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Experts gathered to discuss how to decrease the Black/white achievement gap between U.S. students, suggesting solutions be based on scientific study and not heartfelt platitudes, reports The New York Times...

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Banana Dollar — Part 3

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Would you believe that Vietnamese now prefer their own currency, the dong, to the dollar...

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The Wikipedia Syndrome

with Education Next, Michael J. Petrillivia Chronicle of Higher Education
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

In the current issue of Education Next, a journal of the Hoover Institution, Mike Petrilli has an article on Wikipedia...

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Democrats press N. Korea on nuke deal

with William J. Perryvia United Press International
Wednesday, March 19, 2008

U.S. Democratic leaders have launched their own effort to persuade North Korea to make a deal with the Bush administration on its nuclear program...

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Distinguished University of Chicago Professor Richard Epstein to Address the Mortgage Crisis at Pepperdine School of Law

with Richard A. Epsteinvia PR Newswire
Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Richard Epstein, the James Parker Hall distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago School of Law will speak on government's current efforts to assist homeowners and consumers from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., Friday, March 28 at Pepperdine University's School of Law...