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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Poland has made a humiliating farce out of dealing with its red ghosts

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, May 24, 2007

From Northern Ireland to Rwanda, and from Kosovo to East Timor, people face the problem of how to deal with a difficult past...

Analysis and Commentary

Is Sky Falling on America?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, May 24, 2007

The suicide-murders and roadside bombs in Iraq and Afghanistan sicken Americans...

Analysis and Commentary

Legal Sanity 'Discovered'

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, May 24, 2007

This week the U.S. Supreme Court began what might become a welcome revolution in civil litigation when it ordered -- without "discovery" -- the dismissal of an antitrust class-action suit against telephone companies...

Analysis and Commentary

The Amnesty Fraud: Part III

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, May 24, 2007

Whose problem is the immigration bill in Congress supposed to solve?

In the News
In the News

A Bush Loyalist Gently States His Case to Neocons

with John B. Taylorvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, May 24, 2007

When Timothy D. Adams, an earnest 45-year-old who spent a decade working for the current President Bush and his father, took the podium at a ceremony on his last day as the Treasury's top international official, he chose to speak about the importance of humility in foreign affairs...

In the News

More Sex Slows AIDS, Losing Weight Raises Pay: Ask an Economist

with Thomas Sowellvia Bloomberg
Thursday, May 24, 2007

If prudish Brits slept around more, they would slow the spread of AIDS, writes Steven E. Landsburg in his new book, ``More Sex Is Safer Sex..."

In the News

The Divide Over "Amnesty"

with Thomas Sowellvia NPR
Thursday, May 24, 2007

The latest overhaul of immigration to be proposed in Congress has drawn criticism because it includes a way for illegal immigrants already in the country to stay in the United States legally...

In the News

Luxembourg conference discussing stronger non-proliferation regime

with William J. Perryvia ITAR-TASS (Russia)
Thursday, May 24, 2007

The international conference on preventing a nuclear disaster opened here on Thursday...

In the News

Fred Thompson, Federalist

by David Davenportvia townhall.com
Thursday, May 24, 2007

With 10 republicans running for president, a lot of people are watching one who's not (at least not yet): former Senator Fred Thompson of Tennessee...

In the News

Iraq film moves audience, criticizes White House

with Larry Diamondvia Stanford Daily
Thursday, May 24, 2007

A packed Kresge Auditorium expressed shock and awe over the documentary “No End in Sight: The American Occupation of Iraq” last night...

In the News

Money for schools and roads could come from special taxes

with Milton Friedmanvia Advocate (OH)
Thursday, May 24, 2007

Much has been made about the lack of adequate funds for such things as paying for schools and road repairs, not only here in Newark but elsewhere as well...

In the News

Editor Douglas Brinkley on Reagan's Incredibly Personal Account

with George P. Shultzvia Fox News
Wednesday, May 23, 2007

All right, now to your one-of-a-kind experience, a sneak peek into the Reagan diaries...

In the News

Our Civil War's lesson for Iraq

with John Abizaidvia Orange County Register
Wednesday, May 23, 2007

On Palm Sunday 1865, Gens. Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant met in the parlor of the McLean home in Appomattox Court House, Virginia, and agreed to terms that would make the reunification of the nation possible...

In the News

Cutting Budgets and Taxes

with Milton Friedmanvia Acton Institute
Wednesday, May 23, 2007

Both of our major political parties have missed what seems so obvious...

In the News

A Brief Look At The Criticism Of Professional Labor Organizations

with Milton Friedmanvia TechDirt
Wednesday, May 23, 2007

In my initial piece on professional organizations like the AMA and the Bar, I laid out the general case for thinking of these groups as unions, whose primary purpose is to protect the interest of their members...

In the News

U.S. Wants Forceful Action on Trade, China Warns Against Pushing

with John B. Taylorvia CNBC
Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson said on Tuesday the United States was impatient for forceful Chinese action to cut trade deficits but Chinese Vice Premier Wu Yi said Beijing would not yield to pressure...