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Real Spies, Fake Spies, NSA, and More: What My 2012 and 2013 National Polls Reveal

by Amy Zegartvia Lawfare
Thursday, November 7, 2013

In August 2012, thanks to YouGov, I launched my first national survey to probe more deeply about what Americans know about intelligence agencies, what they think about controversial intelligence programs, and where those attitudes come from. In light of th

Analysis and Commentary

Lee Harvey Oswald Was My Friend

by Paul R. Gregoryvia New York Times
Thursday, November 7, 2013

Fifty years after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, an academic looks back at the summer that might have changed Oswald's life.

Analysis and Commentary

Obamacare Is Misguided: Let’s Prioritize Specialist Care and Technology

by Scott W. Atlasvia Yahoo!Finance
Thursday, November 7, 2013

From Yahoo Finance: By Scott W. Atlas, MD While today’s headlines focus on the horrendous technical failures of Obamacare’s insurance websites, and analysis remains fixated on insider political fights about the law, it will take years after this initial implementation for its real … Continue reading →

Analysis and Commentary

The Libertarian Podcast: The Collapse of Obamacare

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, November 7, 2013

Listen to The Collapse of Obamacare by Hoover Institution: Richard Epstein analyzes the factors causing Obamacare's catastrophic failings. | Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio.

Analysis and Commentary

President Obama's Loss Of Trust Over Obamacare Imperils Immigration Reform

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Thursday, November 7, 2013

  The President’s “misspeaking” on his Obama Care pledges have doomed any chance of immigration reform, or any other major reform, for that matter. Obama may go into campaign mode on immigration reform to gain Hispanic votes, but it will be only talk. There can be no comprehensive reform of anything [...]

Analysis and Commentary

Hillary 2016 and the 'War on Women' Trope

by Bill Whalenvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, November 6, 2013

As you read this, chances are a worker-bee at the Republican National Committee is updating the "book" on Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Analysis and Commentary

Looking for a Different Sort of President

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Campaign 2013: Yes Virginia, There is a Big Mess

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, November 6, 2013

If you’re looking for a definitive message out of Tuesday’s elections, you might want to wait another 12 months and Congress’s turn to face the music.

Interviews
Interviews

Why Capitalism? Allan Meltzer On Why South Korea Thrives While North Korea Starves

with Allan H. Meltzervia Forbes.com
Thursday, November 7, 2013

Observable realities move the world in a capitalist direction.

In the News
In the News

Book Review: 'The Myth of America's Decline,' by Josef Joffe

with Josef Joffevia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, November 7, 2013

When will China's economy finally overtake America's? A recent report from the National Intelligence Council puts the date at 2030. The chief economist at Standard Chartered Bank says it will happen in 2020.