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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Trial Lawyers Find Operating Room

by Bill Whalenvia American Spectator
Tuesday, August 29, 2006

A small town of less than 2,000 households, Hurricane, West Virginia, is betting its future on its location amidst "Advantage Alley," a five-county partnership promoting economic development along the state's Interstate 64 corridor…

Analysis and Commentary

Vice presidential possibilities

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Do you need to know who a party's presidential nominee will be before you can say anything about who its nominee for vice president will be…

Analysis and Commentary

The Point Of No Return

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, August 29, 2006

It is hard to think of a time when a nation - and a whole civilization - has drifted more futilely toward a bigger catastrophe than that looming over the United States and western civilization today…

In the News
In the News

American Exceptionalism

with Seymour Martin Lipsetvia American Enterprise Institute
Tuesday, August 29, 2006

When President George W. Bush said that America hopes to spread democracy to all the world, he was echoing a sentiment many people support…

In the News

The West Must Act Now or Rue the Day

with Shelby Steelevia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Shelby Steele's assessment of the Middle East is right on the money until he veers off track with his views on "Western guilt" ("Life and Death," editorial page, Aug. 22)…

In the News

Milton Friedman on Money

by Russell Roberts with Milton Friedmanvia EconTalk
Monday, August 28, 2006

Russ Roberts talks with Milton Friedman about his research and views on inflation, the Federal Reserve, Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke, and what the future holds…

In the News

Baltimore Students Deserve School Vouchers

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Fox News
Friday, August 25, 2006

The city’s high-school graduation rate has slipped below 40 percent -- worse than every city in America except Detroit…