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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Political Statistics

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, April 5, 2011

We do not need reassurances that do not reassure, whether these reassurances are in numbers or in words...

Analysis and Commentary

Why the GOP Budget Plan Might Be Good for Education

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Monday, April 4, 2011

...[B]efore you reflexively deride this week’s GOP budget proposal consider this: It just might pave the way for greater investments in our schools...

Analysis and Commentary

Burning the Koran and Other Provocations

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Monday, April 4, 2011

Although burning the U.S. flag is protected free speech, perhaps burning the Koran, which causes loss of innocent lives in Muslim countries, should not be protected...

Analysis and Commentary

Thought #1 on the Holder Statement

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, April 4, 2011

I don’t disagree with Eric Holder’s complaint regarding the role Congress has played in tying the Executive Branch’s hands with respect to bringing the 9/11 conspirators to trial...Having said that, the tone of Holder’s comments today seems to me all wrong...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama wise to declare for reelection so early?

by Robert Zelnickvia Arena (Politico)
Monday, April 4, 2011

In pushing off the starting blocks when it is still far too early to define his presidency, let alone assess it, Barack Obama completely pre-empts any serious challenge to his re-nomination...

Analysis and Commentary

The U.N. Effect

by Tod Lindbergvia Weekly Standard
Monday, April 4, 2011

Obama’s quest for ‘international legitimacy’ makes for a dishonest Libya policy...

Analysis and Commentary

The Ravages Of Regulators Left To Their Own Devices

by Henry I. Millervia Investor's Business Daily
Monday, April 4, 2011

...[As] a prototypic example of the impacts of wrongheaded public policy, the medical device sector is being ravaged by unwise and excessive federal regulation...

Analysis and Commentary

Salmon label bill should be thrown back

by Henry I. Millervia Orange County Register
Monday, April 4, 2011

California proposal displays ignorance of science, history and the law...

In the News
In the News

At War with Donald Rumsfeld: Chapter 2 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
In the News

Wal-Mart’s Class Action Conundrum

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Monday, April 4, 2011

Why employment discrimination and class action laws don’t mix...