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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Cell-phone bill based on faith, not research

by David Davenportvia San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday, September 14, 2006

With the California Legislature processing more than a thousand bills in the waning weeks of the session, dare we suggest one more...

Analysis and Commentary

Why spurning food biotech has become a liability

by Henry I. Miller, Gregory Conko, Drew L. Kershenvia Nature Biotechnology
Friday, September 1, 2006

In the late 1990s, a singular phenomenon swept the world...

In the News
In the News

Lessons from Home

with E. Donald Hirsch Jr.via Macomb Eagle (IL)
Wednesday, September 13, 2006

Kathy Saxby was an elementary education major at Trinity College in Deerfield when a writing assignment changed her life...

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Best of the Web Today

with Dinesh D’Souzavia Opinion Journal (Wall Street Journal)
Wednesday, September 13, 2006

Cult-Con Vicarious Terrorism: Libertarian blogger Radley Balko and Slate's Timothy Noah point with outrage to a forthcoming book by Dinesh D'Souza, described on his publisher's Web site: In THE ENEMY AT HOME, bestselling author Dinesh D'Souza makes the startling claim that the 9/11 attacks and other terrorist acts around the world can be directly traced to the ideas and attitudes perpetrated by America's cultural left...

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Report Urges Changes in the Teaching of Math in U.S. Schools

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via New York Times
Wednesday, September 13, 2006

In a major shift from its influential recommendations 17 years ago, the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics yesterday issued a report urging that math teaching in kindergarten through eighth grade focus on a few basic skills...

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The Rise of Rational Choice

with Barry R. Weingast, Terry M. Moevia New York Sun
Monday, September 11, 2006

"Rational choice has come quite a way," a Stanford University professor, Barry Weingast, said...