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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Oh, What a Rogue and Unpleasant Nation Tries

by Peter Schweizervia CQPolitics
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Being a rogue and international pariah may not be so bad these days — if you happen to be a rogue nation...

Analysis and Commentary

Executive salary hubbub a reflection of envy

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Monday, April 6, 2009

Most top executives draw pretty reasonable salaries, maybe up from $250K to several millions per year and bonuses, depending on how the company is doing or how important the executive’s contributions are expected to be...

Analysis and Commentary

Does Turkey Still Belong in NATO?

by Daniel Pipesvia FrontPage Magazine
Monday, April 6, 2009

Smack on its 60th anniversary, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization finds itself facing a completely novel problem – that of radical Islam, as represented by the Republic of Turkey, within its own ranks...

In the News
In the News

What Is The World Doing About Preventing Genocide, Besides Talking?

with Tod Lindbergvia Bulletin (PA)
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Isn’t it about time we stop diddling around and wipe out Iran’s capacity to build and launch a nuclear bomb?...

In the News

Moral Sentiments Book Club schedule

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Just a heads up to anyone interested in the EconTalk book club on The Theory of Moral Sentiments...

In the News

Cuts in defense spending impacts Silicon Valley

with Thomas H. Henriksenvia ABC 7 News (CA)
Monday, April 6, 2009

The Pentagon is changing the way it does business. Defense Secretary Robert Gates Monday announced major cuts in spending and a shift in priorities...

In the News

The Edublog week in review - 3/29 to 4/4

with Diane Ravitchvia Examiner (DC)
Monday, April 6, 2009

Here's a look at this week's posts from around the edublogs: Some local bloggers have been gaining attention for their candid portrayals of life inside New York City Schools: They Call Me Teacher details the experiences of a new teacher trying to navigate her way through the New York City school system...

In the News

North Korea's Rocket Test, Obama in Turkey, and Gaza Investigations

with Marc Thiessenvia Council on Foreign Relations
Monday, April 6, 2009

A selection of op-eds and editorials from the U.S. and around the world...

In the News

Philosopher says progress being made toward liberty

with Tibor R. Machanvia Sun Journal (NC)
Monday, April 6, 2009

An April 15 Colonial Capital Tea Party planned for New Bern "could work" to call attention to the government intrusiveness in the lives of its citizens, a noted writer and professor of libertarian philosophy said Monday...

In the News

EconTalk Book Club—The Theory of Moral Sentiments

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, April 6, 2009

The latest episode of EconTalk is the first installment of a series of podcasts with my colleague Dan Klein on The Theory of Moral Sentiments by Adam Smith...

In the News

Diverse group of scholars will address economic crisis and its ‘credit-crunch’

with Richard A. Epsteinvia University of Chicago Chronicle
Thursday, April 2, 2009

A diverse set of experts from a variety of fields will discuss the current financial crisis on Friday, April 10...