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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Faced with Iranian blackmail, Europe must show real solidarity

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, March 29, 2007

Last week, while the European Union celebrated 50 years of peace, freedom and solidarity, 15 Europeans were kidnapped from Iraqi territorial waters by Iranian Revolutionary Guards...

Analysis and Commentary

Beyond Iraq

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Real Clear Politics
Thursday, March 29, 2007

The threat from radical Islamic terrorists will not vanish when President Bush leaves office, or if funds for the Iraq war are cut off in 2008...

In the News
In the News

Dr. Diane Ravitch Speaks at St. John’s University’s Carol Gresser Forum

with Diane Ravitchvia St. John's University (NY)
Thursday, March 29, 2007

Research Professor of Education at New York University and education historian, Dr. Diane Ravitch, served as guest lecturer for the Carol Gresser Forum, hosted by St. John’s University’s School of Education, on March 27...

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Republican Hopefuls Vie For Tax Cutters' Support

with Michael J. Boskinvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, March 29, 2007

In the Republican presidential race, appeals to economic conservatives could prove crucial, as all three leading candidates face doubts from social conservatives...

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Governor's idea of belt-tightening

with Milton Friedmanvia Orange County Register
Thursday, March 29, 2007

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger once claimed to be a market advocate like Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman...

In the News

British captives shown on TV

with Abbas Milanivia San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday, March 29, 2007

Diplomatic tensions between London and Tehran continued to rise Wednesday, as British officials demanded the release of 15 of its sailors and marines captured by Iranian forces and decried the captives' appearance on Iranian television...

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Supply-Side Giuliani

with Hoover Institutionvia New York Sun
Thursday, March 29, 2007

The announcement yesterday by the magazine executive and former presidential candidate, Steve Forbes, that he is endorsing Mayor Giuliani in 2008 and joining the campaign as a national co-chairman and senior policy adviser, crystallizes for us a feeling that has been germinating for quite some time, that Mr. Giuliani is emerging as the candidate in this race for growth-oriented, economic conservatives — and, for that matter, those who aren't so conservative but comprehend the importance of policies not of managing shortages but of ensuring jobs and growth...

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Betrayed

with H. R. McMastervia New Yorker
Monday, March 26, 2007

On a cold, wet night in January, I met two young Iraqi men in the lobby of the Palestine Hotel, in central Baghdad...