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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Hezbollah Suffers Syria Blowback in Beirut Bombings

by Fouad Ajamivia Bloomberg View
Thursday, November 21, 2013

Hassan Nasrallah, the dreadful Shiite cleric who commands the Lebanon-based Hezbollah movement, couldn’t get what he wanted. He had plunged his militia into

Analysis and Commentary

Obamacare-Speak Fails to Mask an Evolving Fiasco

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Immigration Reform: Time to Regroup on Immigration Reform

by Hoover Institutionvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, November 21, 2013

Analysis and Commentary

Is Europe Headed for Divorce?

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, November 21, 2013

Now that the German elections are over, Germany and France will launch a great initiative to save the European project. Marking the centennial of 1914 and World War I , this will contrast favorably with the weak and confused leadership under which Europe stumbled 100 years ago. Before the May elections to the European Union Parliament, the Franco-German duo's decisive action and inspiring oratory will drive back the anti-EU parties that are gaining ground in so many European countries.

Analysis and Commentary

Krugman’s Slack

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Wednesday, November 20, 2013

In a piece yesterday, Paul Krugman disagrees with my assessment that there was more overheating than slack in the economy in the years leading up to the 2007-09 recession and financial crisis. That...

Analysis and Commentary

Petrilli Testimony on Common Core in Ohio

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Wednesday, November 20, 2013

This testimony was presented in Ohio by Mike Petrilli, executive vice president of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, on November 20, 2013.

Tehran, Iran
Analysis and Commentary

The Gipper's Guide to Negotiating

by George P. Shultzvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, November 20, 2013

With U.S.-led talks to curb Iran's nuclear program underway in Geneva this week, American diplomats would do well to take a few pointers from the Gipper—my former boss, Ronald Reagan, that is—on how to negotiate effectively:

 

Interviews
Interviews

Lanhee Chen on Bloomberg Surveillance

with Lanhee J. Chenvia Bloomberg Television
Thursday, November 21, 2013

Bloomberg View columnist Lanhee Chen discusses the level of political polarization in Washington. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on Garrison Radio

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Garrison (WIBC)
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
In the News
In the News

How Do You Get Poor Kids to Apply to Great Colleges?

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Smithsonian Magazine
Thursday, November 21, 2013
In the News

An 80-Year-Old Argument

with David Davenportvia Weekly Standard Blog
Wednesday, November 20, 2013

The battle over government's role in society has been raging for some time—culminating in today's clash over Obamacare. But for how long?