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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Saving Time & Money

by Newt Gingrich with Robert E. Hall, Alvin Rabushkavia National Review Online
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Nothing is certain except death and taxes, and physicians will tell you that death is much less complicated than the American tax code...

Analysis and Commentary

India’s Game, U.S. Spice

by Tunku Varadarajanvia New York Times
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

IN the blink of an eye, India has gone from faith, prudence and chastity to ... Brittany, Courtney and Tiffani...

Analysis and Commentary

A Living Lie

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

An e-mail from a reader said that, while Hillary Clinton tells lies, Barack Obama is himself a lie...

Analysis and Commentary

Europe or Eurabia?

by Daniel Pipesvia Australian
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

THE future of Europe is in play...

Analysis and Commentary

Blaming freedom for economic woes, again

by Tibor R. Machan with Milton Friedmanvia Freedom Communications
Monday, April 14, 2008

It happened, of course, with the Great Depression...

In the News
In the News

Robert T. Hartmann, 91; Wrote Key Ford Speech

with Hoover Institutionvia Washington Post
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Robert T. Hartmann, 91, who wrote the memorable speech for President Gerald R. Ford that declared the end of the Watergate crisis with the declaration that "our long national nightmare is over," died of cardiac arrest April 11 at Sibley Memorial Hospital...

In the News

Four big thinkers lead UCSC panel

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Santa Cruz Sentinel
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Four deep thinkers will lead UC Santa Cruz's first-ever Intellectual Forum and Alumni Vintners Wine Reception at 3 p.m. April 26 at the new Humanities Lecture Hall during the campus' annual Reunion Weekend...

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Health Issues

with Richard A. Epsteinvia National Center for Policy Analysis
Monday, April 14, 2008

There is an immense volume of literature that expresses an abiding concern with the evident and persistent disparities in access to health care...

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Abizaid addresses Middle East problems

with John Abizaidvia Arbiter (Boise State University)
Monday, April 14, 2008

Retired General John Abizaid spoke about "Diplomacy, the Military, and the Future of the Middle East" at 7 p.m. April 9 in the Student Union Building Jordan Ballroom...

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Our European Candidate

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, April 14, 2008

The problem with the Obama Marin County speech, inter alia, is that it invites comparison to himself—as all condescension does, being the nursemaid to hypocrisy...

In the News

The cost of nuclear weapons

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Ventura County Star
Monday, April 14, 2008

Each April 15, the U.S. funds its priorities...

In the News

Coyle on the Soulful Science

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, April 14, 2008

Diane Coyle talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the ideas in her new book, The Soulful Science: What Economists Really Do and Why it Matters...

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Coyle on the soulful science

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, April 14, 2008

Diane Coyle talks about her book, The Soulful Science, in the latest episode of EconTalk...

In the News

2008 Land Forces Symposium

with John Abizaidvia Army.mil
Monday, April 14, 2008

Gen. (Ret.) John Abizaid, former commander of U.S. Central Command, Gen. George W. Casey Jr., chief of staff of the U.S. Army, and Lt. Gen. James J. Lovelace, commander of U.S. Army Central, engage in dialogue during the opening session of the Land Forces Symposium, Apr. 14, 2008...