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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Good Things

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Life has many good things. The problem is that most of these good things can be gotten only by sacrificing other good things...It is only in politics that this simple, common sense fact is routinely ignored...

Analysis and Commentary

Empower Iranians vs. Tehran

by Daniel Pipesvia National Review Online
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Iran’s most prominent opposition group should not be labeled a terrorist organization...

Analysis and Commentary

Understanding Cut, Cap, and Balance

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Monday, July 18, 2011

We are entering the arcane world of budget process, so this could be tough sledding. I will do my best to distill the essential elements and simplify it...

Analysis and Commentary

The Myth of the “Good” School

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Monday, July 18, 2011

...[D]ifferent parents define “quality education” differently. One person’s “good school” is another person’s “bad fit”...

Analysis and Commentary

Kevin Jon Heller Defends the New York Times

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, July 18, 2011

...[J]ournalists who repeatedly declaim the state of the law in ignorance of–or without reference to–significant bodies of case law, do so at some risk of ridicule by bloggers...

Analysis and Commentary

The Global Fairness Madness

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Monday, July 18, 2011

The more we have, the more we begrudge others who have more...

In the News
In the News

A ‘Debt Limit’ Compromise

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Republicans must reconsider the "no new taxes" pledge...