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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Let's bolster this subterranean shift in US foreign policy while we can

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, September 28, 2006

Here in Washington, five years after George Bush launched his "global war on terror" in response to the 9/11 attacks, I sense one of those subtle subterranean movements that may presage a significant shift in American foreign policy...

Analysis and Commentary

Terrifying revelations

by Thomas Sowellvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, September 28, 2006

Recent weeks have told us more than we wanted to know about ourselves and about our enemies...

Analysis and Commentary

Islamic Fascism 101

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Monday, September 25, 2006

Make no apologies for the use of “Islamic fascism...

In the News
In the News

Education Next: NCLB Does Poor Job of Distinguishing Good Schools From Ineffective Ones; Florida's A+ Plan Better at Isolating Low Performers

with Education Nextvia Business Wire
Thursday, September 28, 2006

The No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act has proven to be less than satisfactory in measuring school quality in Florida schools...

In the News

Keepin' it real is real stupid

with Margaret Thatcher, Shelby Steelevia Macleans (Canada)
Thursday, September 28, 2006

Faced with some problem or other, one of Margaret Thatcher's colleagues proposed creating a special cabinet department to deal with it...

In the News

As 2 Bushes Try to Fix Schools, Tools Differ

with Education Next, Paul E. Petersonvia New York Times
Thursday, September 28, 2006

Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida has long played the dutiful younger brother...

In the News

Elite Project Proposes Bipartisan Grand Strategy

with George P. Shultz, Condoleezza Rice, Hoover Institutionvia International Press Service
Thursday, September 28, 2006

After two years of consultations with more than 400 members of the U.S. foreign policy elite, a project headed by two leading international relations academics is calling for the adoption of a new U.S. grand strategy designed to address multiple threats and strengthen Washington's commitment to a reformed and reinvigorated multilateral order...

In the News

Parents Right; Math Experts Wrong

with Diane Ravitchvia Conservative Voice
Wednesday, September 27, 2006

It took parents 17 years to overturn the tragic 1989 curriculum mistake made by the so-called education experts who demanded that schools abandon traditional mathematics in favor of unproven approaches. The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics finally reversed course on September 12 and admitted that elementary schools really should teach arithmetic, after all...

In the News

Ted Koppel to moderate roundtable on global threats

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Stanford Report
Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Veteran news anchor and Stanford alumnus Ted Koppel will moderate a roundtable exploring global threats from terrorism and nuclear proliferation to potential pandemics, our global dependence on foreign oil from volatile regions and the unsettling implications of an interconnected, global society...