Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Obama Unbound

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Thursday, November 10, 2011

The paradoxes of presidential politics give him complete freedom abroad...

Analysis and Commentary

Backing Away from Confronting Social Security’s Realities

by Charles Blahousvia e21, Economic Policies for the 21st Century
Thursday, November 10, 2011

On Sunday, October 29, the Washington Post published a front-page article by Lori Montgomery about Social Security...

Analysis and Commentary

The Real Scandal

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

The real scandal in the accusations against Herman Cain is the corruption of the law, the media and politics...

Analysis and Commentary

Ignorance Exploited

by Walter E. Williamsvia Creators Syndicate
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Many Wall Street occupiers are echoing the Communist Party USA's call to "Save the nation! Tax corporations! Tax the rich...

Analysis and Commentary

Do We Need An Invisible Surgeon General?

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Although some of the nation’s health care issues are complex and seem insoluble, others are relatively approachable...

Analysis and Commentary

Debate Thoughts

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Wednesday night’s Republican presidential debate – “Your Money, Your Vote” – was advertised as two hours of talk (technically, 110 minutes, with commercial interruptions) solely on the economy...

Analysis and Commentary

Regime Change Is Part of the Answer for Iran

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

The International Atomic Energy Agency yesterday released a report on the status of Iran’s nuclear programs; it makes alarming reading...

Analysis and Commentary

Latif: A Very Big Deal

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

I have only just begun reading the D.C. Circuit’s decision in Latif, but it already clear to me that it is a very big deal...

Analysis and Commentary

What Greg Mankiw's Defenders Missed

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Last Wednesday, Greg Mankiw blogged about the students who walked out of his Ec10 class...

Analysis and Commentary

Moscow Sights and Sounds: November 2011

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Over the past decade, I visited Moscow some twenty five times. But this visit to attend the International Conference on the Soviet Gulag was my first in three years...

Interviews
Interviews

Can Anything Be Done to Stop Iran From Making Nuclear Weapons?

with Daniel Pipesvia Fox Business
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

The Middle East Forum Director Daniel Pipes on Iran’s efforts to produce nuclear weapons and what, if anything, can be done to stop it...

In the News
In the News

Liberty and Security: Hostile Allies

by Benjamin Wittesvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, November 10, 2011

We do not purchase one at the expense of the other...