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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Christmas Books

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, December 14, 2010

It is hard to come up with Christmas gifts for people who already seem to have everything. But there are few— if any— people who can keep up with the flood of books coming off the presses...

Analysis and Commentary

Don't Tweak ObamaCare; Repeal It

by Scott W. Atlasvia Forbes.com
Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Not only is the individual mandate unconstitutional, it's also reviled by a majority of Americans...

Analysis and Commentary

The Risk Tsunami

by Michael Spencevia Project Syndicate
Tuesday, December 14, 2010

It is time for the G-20 to take seriously its mandate to agree on steps to stabilize the global economy and launch it on a more sustainable pattern of growth. Instead, the G-20 is behaving like a debating society...

Analysis and Commentary

Pouring Cold Water on WikiLeaks

by Daniel Pipesvia National Review Online
Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Of all the WikiLeaks revelations, the most captivating may be that several Arab leaders have urged the U.S. government to attack Iranian nuclear facilities...

Analysis and Commentary

ObamaCare is Now on the Ropes

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Ricochet
Monday, December 13, 2010

The decision of Judge Henry Hudson in Virginia v. Sebelius is no bird of passage that will easily be pushed aside as the case winds its way up to its inevitable disposition in the United States Supreme Court...

Analysis and Commentary

Shame on You!

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via National Journal Expert Blog: Education
Monday, December 13, 2010

Who really cares about gold medals? Oscars? Nobel Prizes? Three Michelin stars? Yet you want us seriously to ponder the possibility that average is fine for the United States when it comes to education...?

Analysis and Commentary

Has the Word "Conspiracy" Lost Its Meaning?

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, December 13, 2010

Next time you hear someone attribute a belief in conspiracy to someone else, ask yourself if the person making the attribution is talking about conspiracy or is simply talking about, possibly unethical, self-dealing...

Analysis and Commentary

Responding to conservative critics of the tax deal

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Monday, December 13, 2010

Like most negotiated legislative compromises, the tax deal has its critics at both ends of the spectrum. I support the deal and will take one more chance to respond to conservative criticism before this afternoon’s cloture vote...

Analysis and Commentary

A Criminal-Law Crisis

by Edwin Meese IIIvia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, December 13, 2010

The incoming House majority has promised to change the way that business is done in Washington — to look out for the average American and for small business. It faces one of its first opportunities to do so this month, when the new members select the proposed rules that will govern the House...

Analysis and Commentary

Gates to the rescue in Afghanistan

by Kori Schakevia Shadow Government (Foreign Policy)
Monday, December 13, 2010

...[T]rapping the Obama administration into a sensible alignment of objectives and resources for winning the war in Afghanistan is his coup de grâce. His work repairing the administration's strategy merits studying...

Analysis and Commentary

A New Court to Issue Targeted Killing Warrants?

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, December 13, 2010

As one of those people who believes in this logic as it pertains to detention, count me out as to killing people...

Analysis and Commentary

David Remes Responds

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, December 13, 2010

I received the following note today from Guantanamo lawyer David Remes in response to my post from Friday on recidivism...David makes some good points here. His last, however, requires a response...

Interviews
Interviews

David Henderson on the John Batchelor Show

with David R. Hendersonvia John Batchelor Show
Sunday, December 12, 2010

Arif Rafiq, Pakistan Policy blog, David Henderson, Hoover, Mark Feldstein, author, Poisoning the Press...

Interviews

Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show

with Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Sunday, December 12, 2010

Jodi Schneider and Mona Charen, NRO, Henry Miller, Hoover, John Loftus, Esq, author: America's Nazi Secrets...

In the News
In the News

Do You Know Too Much to Get the Top Job?

with Edward Paul Lazearvia BNET
Monday, December 13, 2010
In the News

Are Obama's Lefty Foes Racist?

with Peter Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, December 13, 2010
In the News

Senate GOP divided on treaty vote during lame-duck session

with Edwin Meese IIIvia Washington Times
Monday, December 13, 2010
In the News

2010 CA Hall of Fame inducation a red-carpet event

with George P. Shultzvia Sacramento Bee
Monday, December 13, 2010