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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

A plea to bring about end of bad Iraq policies

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

President George W. Bush stood before Congress and millions of Americans to plead that they all give his new approach to the Iraq war a chance: "Our country is pursuing a new strategy in Iraq - and I ask you to give it a chance to work," he intoned...

Analysis and Commentary

Clone: It's What's for Dinner

by Henry I. Millervia TCS Daily
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

California politics lately seems a parody of itself...

Analysis and Commentary

A Deep Moral Rot

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

It has now become more and more obvious, even to some people who initially believed the “rape” charges against Duke University students, that there was never a speck of evidence to support the charges and a growing amount of evidence to the contrary...

Analysis and Commentary

Mixed media

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

The Politico, the new Web site specializing in Washington political coverage, may or may not be the wave of the future...

In the News
In the News

Critic Behind the Curtain

with Milton Friedmanvia Opinion Journal (Wall Street Journal)
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Outside Hungary and the precincts of professional economists, János Kornai is not a household name...

In the News

Friedman immortalized in theories

with Milton Friedmanvia Chicago Tribune
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

If the influence of the late University of Chicago economist Milton Friedman needs any demonstration, it can be found in the recent visit of an Eastern European politician to a remote Asian nation...

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"Milton Friedman Day" marked

with Milton Friedman, Hoover Institutionvia Stanford Daily
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger declared Monday, Jan. 29, to be Milton Friedman Day in the State of California...

In the News

Low home prices a positive for city

with Thomas Sowellvia News-Sentinel
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

I bought my first house in 1982, paying $39,500 for a historic three-bedroom home on Oakdale Drive near Foster Park...

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Milton Friedman remembered

with Milton Friedman, Gary S. Beckervia Chicago Maroon
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Family, friends, and colleagues of the late economist and University of Chicago professor emeritus Milton Friedman joined members of the University community yesterday to commemorate the Nobel laureate’s life...

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Milton, the Affable Tactician

with Milton Friedmanvia National Review Online
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Today, you may have heard, is Milton Friedman Day, a celebration of the late great monetary theorist and winner of the Nobel Prize in economics...

In the News

Mind the Transatlantic Gap

with Niall Fergusonvia FrontPage Magazine
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

After years of trying to close Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, German lawmakers will finally get their way next year...

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Freedom To Choose Was Friedman's Secret to Success

with Milton Friedmanvia New York Sun
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

John Stossel was fresh out of Princeton University in the early 1970s when he took a job as a consumer affairs reporter at a network affiliate in Oregon...

In the News

Milton and Rose Friedman: Liberty's Couple

with Milton Friedmanvia National Review Online
Monday, January 29, 2007

In what we hope is the beginning of what will eventually become a national memorial, the Chicago City Council declared January 29, 2007, to be Milton Friedman Day...

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Milton Friedman vs. The Philosopher Kings

with Milton Friedmanvia Liberty Papers
Monday, January 29, 2007

Arnold Kling has a piece at TCS Daily about the two different approaches that exist to dealing with problems that arise in the world...

In the News

The Politics of Surging

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, January 29, 2007

In all the shouting about a lost presidency and the Bush disaster, few pay attention to actual facts, much less the always changing state of the union...

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PBS to Air Milton Friedman Documentary Tonight

with Milton Friedmanvia News Buster
Monday, January 29, 2007

PBS tonight airs a documentary on the late Milton Friedman, and perhaps surprisingly enough, the taxpayer-funded network did a good job...

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Economist on a White Horse

with Milton Friedmanvia National Review Online
Monday, January 29, 2007

In honor of the economist who did so much to defend liberty, NRO is publishing a couple of articles from our archives...

In the News

Podcast with Michael Lewis

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, January 29, 2007

This week's EconTalk is with Michael Lewis, author of Liar's Poker, Moneyball, and The Blind Side...

In the News

Free to choose

with Milton Friedmanvia Economist
Friday, January 26, 2007

Monday is Milton Friedman Day, celebrating the life of the revolutionary economist who did more than any other economist of his generation to advance his belief in free markets...