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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Nation That Fell To Earth

by Niall Fergusonvia Time Magazine
Monday, September 11, 2006

It's the year 2031--one generation removed from Sept. 11, 2001--and Americans are commemorating the 30th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington...

Analysis and Commentary

Are Americans workaholics -- or just passionate workers?

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom News Networks
Thursday, September 7, 2006

ACBS-TV morning news program reported that Americans, on average, take 10 days vacation per year, whereas Germans, French, Italians and other Europeans are up there with 25 days or near it. OK, so what...

Analysis and Commentary

Bush and Lincoln

by Newt Gingrichvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, September 7, 2006

Five years have passed since the horrific attack on our American homeland, and, still, there is one serious, undeniable fact we have yet to confront: We are, today, not where we wanted to be and nowhere near where we need to be...

Analysis and Commentary

The new nomenklatura

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, September 7, 2006

One of the bitter ironies of the 20th century was that communism, which began as an egalitarian doctrine accusing capitalism of selfishness and calloused sacrifices of others, became in power a system whose selfishness and callousness toward others made the sins of capitalism pale...

In the News
In the News

BU dean quits after error on his résumé

with Robert Zelnickvia Boston Globe
Thursday, September 7, 2006

Officials at Boston University told the College of Communication faculty yesterday that the dean of the school agreed to resign from the post even though a committee investigating whether he exaggerated accomplishments on his résumé concluded that he had done nothing wrong...

In the News

Is it fair to compare terror to cold war?

with Thomas H. Henriksenvia Christian Science Monitor
Thursday, September 7, 2006

As the fifth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks approaches, President Bush is reemphasizing his focus on the war on terror as the defining struggle of the age...

In the News

Coulterized Conservatives

with Dinesh D’Souzavia Slate
Wednesday, September 6, 2006

Five years ago, Jonah Goldberg, then editor of National Review Online, fired columnist Ann Coulter after she published a column that said, of Muslims, "We should invade their countries, kill their leaders and convert them to Christianity...