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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Goodbye, Mr. Hitchens

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Memories of an unusual and rewarding acquaintanceship...

Analysis and Commentary

Dial Down the Anger on Judicial Activism

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Ricochet
Monday, January 2, 2012

My brief post about Newt Gingrich has brought forth a set of comments, and I think that second post is needed for clarification. Here are some points...

Analysis and Commentary

Will 2012 Be Our 1979?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, January 2, 2012

[M]uch of our problems for the next few decades originated during 1979 when an impression was left that proved hard to correct...

Analysis and Commentary

Unknowns as High as an Elephant’s Eye

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, January 2, 2012

The last poll going into Tuesday night’s vote in Iowa was good news for Mitt Romney, Ron Paul and Rick Santorum. They’re the top-three finishers, with Santorum the latest “surge” candidate in a field defined by meteoric rises and abrupt descents...

Analysis and Commentary

In Praise of the Signing Statement

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, January 2, 2012

Last year, at this time, I wrote a hot-headed little post objecting the signing statement President Obama issued in connection with last year’s defense authorization act. This year’s signing statement seems to me a far more creditable effort...

Analysis and Commentary

South Sudan, Israel’s new ally

by Daniel Pipesvia Washington Times
Monday, January 2, 2012

Five decades of solidarity cement relations...

Analysis and Commentary

2011's Biggest Losers

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Newsweek
Monday, January 2, 2012

The real flavor of a year is always derived most deliciously from the things that go wrong in high places...

Analysis and Commentary

Why Don't the Republicans Play the Media Bias Game On Economic Reporting?

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Monday, January 2, 2012

Finding a way to get its economic message across should be a top priority of the Republican Party...

Analysis and Commentary

12 Questions for 2012

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Sunday, January 1, 2012

Now that U.S. troops have withdrawn from Iraq, do those who supported the war, with its huge cost in blood and treasure, feel the effort was sufficiently warranted and successful...?

Interviews
Interviews

Jonathan Macey on the John Batchelor Show

with Jonathan Maceyvia John Batchelor Show
Saturday, December 31, 2011

GUESTS: A Covert Affair by Jennet Conant, Goodrich, Stratfor, Exeunt, Jonathan Macey, Hoover...

In the News
In the News

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Freedom Betrayed’

with George H. Nashvia Washington Times
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
In the News

The Hidden Dangers of the "Living Wage"

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, January 3, 2012

How government power chokes off private urban development...

In the News

Sumner on Money and the Fed

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, January 2, 2012
In the News

In Washington, Large Rewards in Teacher Pay

with Hoover Institution, Eric Hanushekvia New York Times
Sunday, January 1, 2012
In the News

She Made Me Run!

with Condoleezza Ricevia New York Times
Sunday, January 1, 2012