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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The ISIS Expulsion and the AUMF

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Karen DeYoung and Greg Miller report in the WP that Al-Qaeda’s recent expulsion of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has raised questions about whether the AUMF “still applies” to ISIS.  “According to some administration lawyers and intelligence o

Analysis and Commentary

Lies, Damned Lies, and the Common Core

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

If you want to understand why supporters of the Common Core are frustrated—OK, exasperated—by some of our opponents’ seemingly unlimited willingness to engage in dishonest debate, consider this latest episode.

Analysis and Commentary

The Value of Putin

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Putin ends up existing to warn us in the West of what we are not.

Analysis and Commentary

Random Thoughts

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Thomas Sowell Opinion Columns - Random Thoughts

Analysis and Commentary

Rethinking the Contraceptive Mandate

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

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Analysis and Commentary

The Costs of the Environmentalism Cult

by Bruce Thorntonvia FrontPage Mag.com
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

A fundamental incoherence about humans and their relationship to nature -- and how it harms our economic interests.

Analysis and Commentary

Why Income Mobility is Larger in the Middle

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, February 10, 2014

Whenever we talk about income mobility, we should never forget that we're talking about mobility in each direction. One can move down the income scale as well as up. Indeed, if we measure income mobility of households by movement from...

Interviews
Interviews

Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show (19:50)

with Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Monday, February 10, 2014

Bill Siegel, Las Vegas Review-Journal. Julia Preston, NYT. Henry Miller, Hoover. John Schwartz, NYT.