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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Aftermath of the 1960s?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Someone recently said that mass shootings, such as those at Virginia Tech or Columbine High School, are largely a phenomenon of the 1960s and afterwards.//

Analysis and Commentary

Boris Yeltsin

by David Sattervia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

The era of Boris Yeltsin, who died yesterday, was a time of lost opportunity.

Analysis and Commentary

Risky Drug Business

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Sen. Edward Kennedy fired the latest shot in the battle over pharmaceutical regulation last week with the introduction of his FDA Revitalization Act...

In the News
In the News

Remarks of Senator Barack Obama to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs

with George P. Shultzvia Real Clear Politics
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Good morning...

In the News

Huckabee says he is GOP's best chance against Hillary Clinton

with Hoover Institution, Chester E. Finn Jr.via Arkansas News Bureau
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Mike Huckabee said Monday he was Republicans' best hope to beat Hillary Clinton in 2008 and he welcomed the chance to debate his record on education improvements compared to reforms she led in Arkansas...

In the News

Yeltsin opened a new world for Russia

with Arnold Beichmanvia Orange County Register
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Boris Yeltsin, the first elected president of Russia in all its long history, who died Monday at 76, may have been a flawed character, a leader who will leave an ambiguous legacy...

In the News

Paul Krugman's Illuminating Smear: How the Right and the Libertarians Diverged

with Milton Friedmanvia TCS Daily
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Paul Krugman was recently called on to smear the recently deceased economist and libertarian polemicist Milton Friedman in the pages of the New York Review of Books...

In the News

Scholars, officials to tackle global issues in Shanghai

with David Bradyvia China Daily
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

More than 300 internationally renowned scholars and officials have confirmed they will attend the Shanghai Forum 2007, to be held from May 25-27 at Fudan University...

In the News

Rates must rise to put inflation genie back in bottle

with Milton Friedmanvia Telegraph
Tuesday, April 24, 2007

The Monetary Policy Committee did a sterling job for its first eight years, with the help of tame inflation worldwide...

In the News

Missing The Way We Were

with Hoover Institutionvia United Press International
Monday, April 23, 2007

Funny, I had just returned home from Iceland, that wondrous half-frozen island up in the North Atlantic, to find two difficult, but profoundly troubling stories dominating the American news...

In the News

Rabushka on the flat tax

by Russell Roberts with Alvin Rabushkavia Cafe Hayek
Monday, April 23, 2007

Here is Alvin Rabushka talking about the flat tax, a radical proposal for tax reform that would eliminate all deductions other than the personal exemptions and tax all income at a single rate...