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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Iran's Democratic Manifesto

by Abbas Milanivia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, June 22, 2010

The opposition leader has issued a clear call for democracy, the separation of mosque and state, and a gentler foreign policy...

Analysis and Commentary

Degeneration of Democracy

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, June 22, 2010

In our times, American democracy is being dismantled, piece by piece, before our very eyes by the current administration in Washington, and few people seem to be concerned about it...

Analysis and Commentary

‘Emergency’ spending does not mean ‘important’ spending

by Keith Hennesseyvia Daily Caller (DC)
Tuesday, June 22, 2010

In the latest iteration of the Senate extenders bill, an amendment by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Baucus, $58 B of spending is designated as an emergency...

Analysis and Commentary

The Left’s New Enemy: ‘Empire’

by Daniel Pipesvia National Review Online
Tuesday, June 22, 2010

The Left now threatens humanity with a new version of its anti-Western, anti-rational, anti-liberty, anti-individualist ideology...

Analysis and Commentary

Afghanistan troop withdrawal a done deal?

by Charles Calomirisvia Arena (Politico)
Monday, June 21, 2010

President Obama is finding that many policy promises that worked well before crowds of chanting supporters don´t work well as national policy...

Analysis and Commentary

Full Speed Ahead!

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, June 21, 2010

Administration officials keep talking about a new stimulus, new entitlements, and more borrowing, even as staggering levels of newly accumulated debt are terrifying Americans and those abroad...

Analysis and Commentary

Sumner on neoliberalism and growth

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Monday, June 21, 2010

This week’s EconTalk is Scott Sumner talking about why some countries grow faster than others...While I am sympathetic to Scott’s argument I am skeptical of it on a couple of grounds...

Analysis and Commentary

Public Safety Vs. Commercial Use

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes.com
Monday, June 21, 2010

Congrats to the FCC for making one right call on spectrum priorities...

Interviews
Interviews

Ronald Reagan with Steyn & Long: Chapter 2 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Rob Long, Mark Steynvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Mark Steyn and Rob Long reflect on Ronald Reagan’s stand against socialized medicine...

In the News
In the News

Russian leader to tour Silicon Valley companies

with George P. Shultzvia San Francisco Chronicle
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
In the News

Back to the Thirties? Now It’s Britain’s Turn.

with Robert J. Barrovia Rational Irrationality (New Yorker)
Monday, June 21, 2010
In the News

The Choices Before Us

with James Woolseyvia Huffington Post
Monday, June 21, 2010
In the News

27-Year Sentence for Plant Manager

with Edwin Meese IIIvia New York Times
Monday, June 21, 2010