Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Courting the Future

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Recent landmark court decisions are reminders that elections are not just about putting candidates in office for a few years...

In the News
In the News

War & Terror with Philip Bobbitt: Chapter 2 of

by Peter M. Robinson with Philip Bobbittvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Philip Bobbitt says we think we know terrorism because we know 20th century terrorism — the PLO, the FLN, the IRA, etc...

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British elders join 'no more nukes' call

with William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Age (Australia)
Tuesday, July 1, 2008

TWO decades after the Cold War ended, some of the most influential elder statesmen are calling for a world free of nuclear weapons...

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Obama’s Shift to the Center: Risky!

with Victor Davis Hansonvia New York Magazine
Monday, June 30, 2008

The time-honored presidential tradition of the postprimary shift to the center doesn't usually draw the scorn that Barack Obama is now facing...

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Kling on health care management

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, June 30, 2008

The latest episode of EconTalk is a conversation with Arnold Kling on how to improve health care outcomes in hospitals...

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China, U.S. armed forces vow to enhance co-op

with William J. Perryvia Xinhuanet (China)
Monday, June 30, 2008

China is active in extending relations between Chinese and U.S. armed forces and hopes for their healthy and stable development, vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC) Xu Caihou said on Monday...

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Review: The War of the World, on PBS

with Niall Fergusonvia Newsday
Monday, June 30, 2008

Three consecutive Mondays at 10 p.m. on WNET/13, beginning tonight...

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Too many children left behind, groups say

with Diane Ravitchvia People's Weekly World
Monday, June 30, 2008

Two new national groups, the Task Force for A Broader, Bolder Approach to Education and the Education Equality Project, have denounced the No Child Left Behind Law as a failure and called for a new course for education that will bring about equal opportunity and educational excellence for the neediest students...

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Niall Ferguson Says Allied Win `Tarnished' in World War II: TV

with Niall Fergusonvia Bloomberg
Monday, June 30, 2008

Historian Niall Ferguson compares the 20th century's unrivaled bloodletting to the mayhem in H.G. Wells's ``The War of the Worlds,'' with humans playing the part of the marauding Martians...

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Historian Niall Ferguson speaks his 'peace' in 'War of the World'

with Niall Fergusonvia Daily News (NY)
Sunday, June 29, 2008

Bruce Springsteen needed about 12 seconds in the song "Badlands" to explain why people are so nasty to one another...