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Is England Still Part Of Europe?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Britain has a last chance to re-embrace the free-market democratic world that it once helped to create.

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Capitalism Is A Dead-End Narrative For Conservatives

by David Davenportvia The Washington Examiner
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Here’s a Jeopardy! answer for you to consider: The federal debt, free trade, a consistent national security policy, and young voters. The question: What are things conservatism has lost?

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Condoleezza Rice Remembers 9/11 On 18th Anniversary

interview with Condoleezza Ricevia MSNBC Today Show
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Condoleezza Rice discusses 9/11 as well as her new book To Build A Better World: Choices to End the Cold War and Create a Global Commonwealth.

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Supreme Court Makes Right Decision Allowing Trump Asylum Policy To Take Effect

by John Yoovia Fox News
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The Supreme Court was right Wednesday to stop a lone federal district court judge in San Francisco from blocking a Trump administration policy designed to limit the ability of Central American migrants to seek asylum in the U.S.

Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The California Legislature’s Approach To #MeToo: Better You Than Us

by Bill Whalenvia California on Your Mind
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Come the time President Trump faces the electorate next year, he’ll have some explaining to do for promises unmet—for openers, not cancelling all funding of “sanctuary” cities, not pushing for congressional term limits, not bringing back waterboarding.

Analysis and Commentary

9/11/2001 And The 18 Years Since Then

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Today we remember September 11, 2001 and all that has happened in the 18 years since then.

Analysis and Commentary

How Personalized Learning Enthusiasts Can Ensure They Aren’t Lowering The Bar For The Kids Who Are Behind

by Michael J. Petrillivia Thomas B. Fordham Institute
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Last week I argued that one of the greatest challenges facing elementary educators is the vast gulf in readiness levels between their high- and low-achieving students. Some kids enter first grade ready for Diary of a Wimpy Kid, if not Harry Potter, while others are still sounding out their letters. We looked at how two very different school models—Rocketship and Wildflower—cope.

Interviews
Interviews

Condoleezza Rice Talks New Book That Compares The Cold War To Present Day

interview with Condoleezza Ricevia Fox Business
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Condoleezza Rice discusses her new book To Build A Better World: Choices to End the Cold War and Create a Global Commonwealth, as well as the issues with China and the trade war.  

Interviews

John Yoo: James Comey, Andrew McCabe, And The Office Of The Inspector General

interview with John Yoovia The Federalist Society
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow John Yoo discusses the release of the Inspector General's report on James Comey and whether Andrew McCabe will be prosecuted.

Interviews

John Yoo: Team Of Trump Administration Officials Sent To California For Homelessness Fact-Finding Mission

interview with John Yoovia Fox News
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow John Yoo discusses the growing homeless crisis especially in California, and what the Trump administration might be able to do about it.

In the News
In the News

Condoleezza Rice Asked If She'd Serve At The Pleasure Of The President Again

featuring Condoleezza Ricevia Townhall
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

President Trump's commendable tweet about Condoleezza Rice Tuesday night got some pundits buzzing over whether he's put her on his short list of candidates to replace his outgoing national security adviser John Bolton.

In the News

In Chicago, Former Defense Secretary James Mattis Recounts 9/11, Warns Of Internal Divisions As Threat To Nation

featuring General Jim Mattisvia Chicago Tribune
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Appearing in Chicago on the 18th anniversary of 9/11, former Defense Secretary James Mattis recalled how he first heard about the terrorist attacks on his car radio while a brigadier general in the Marines, newly arrived at Camp Pendleton from a senior post in the Pentagon.

In the News

The Left Shouldn't Shy Away From Being Pro-Growth

quoting John H. Cochranevia Bloomberg
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

For too long, conservatives and libertarians have monopolized the cause of economic growth. Liberals and the left need to take it back.

In the News

US China On The Verge Of Entering Into A “Cold War” On Trade Tariffs

quoting Niall Fergusonvia Industry News Info
Thursday, September 12, 2019

A senior fellow from Stanford University’s Hoover Institution named Niall Ferguson commented that the two leading economies in the world have already brought themselves to the first step of a long Cold War. Ferguson said this on September 6, 2019 to Steve Sedgwick at Italy’s Ambrosetti Forum. He further said that under the current circumstance, it was impossible for President Trump to put a stop to the trade conflict between U.S and China and mend the damage done.

In the News

Condoleezza Rice Stops NBC Host In Her Tracks After She Is Asked Whether Russia 'Elected' Trump

quoting Condoleezza Ricevia The Washington Examiner
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice stopped NBC's Savannah Guthrie for asking whether or not Russia “elected Donald Trump.”

In the News

Here Is What The 2020 Candidates Say About The President's Power To Wage War Without Congressional Approval

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Reason
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The strongest critics of unilateral decisions to attack other countries include Tulsi Gabbard and Bernie Sanders, while Joe Biden thinks anything goes.

In the News

ISU In-line With National Trend Of Rising Tuition

quoting Caroline M. Hoxbyvia The Bengal (Idaho State University)
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Rising tuition increases are nothing new, and with the student debt crisis recently reaching 1.5 trillion dollars, most every student can feel the pressure of paying tuition now and paying it off later.

In the News

Battle Over “Progressive” Solutions Leaves Independent Contractors On Edge

quoting Thomas Sowellvia The Orange County Register
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

As the final week of the legislative session was winding down, the Senate and Assembly in party-line votes approved Assembly Bill 5, which will codify the state Supreme Court’s Dynamex ruling, leaving as many as 2 million freelance workers with an unsure future.

In the News

External Benchmarks For Loan Pricing Puts Cart Before The Horse

quoting Raghuram Rajanvia The Economic Times
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Moving floating interest rate loans would push banks, borrowers and the RBI itself into unchartered territories.

In the News

Beware The Public Option In Health Insurance

quoting Charles Blahousvia Inside Sources
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Among Democrats, the “public option” may be rising in discussions as a less radical approach to health insurance than “Medicare for All” (M4A). Yet history suggests caution over this seemingly more pragmatic approach.

In the News

The Violence Against Women Act Must Also Combat Female Genital Mutilation

quoting Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The Washington Examiner
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

This week, the Violence Against Women Act turns 25 years old. The act was passed in 1994 with bipartisan support because lawmakers wanted the government to do more to combat violence against women, ensure those who abuse and assault women are held accountable, and address new threats. While we have certainly made progress, our work is not done.