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Trade And Immigration After Brexit

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Monday, June 27, 2016

We need the free the movement of goods, labor, and services—but not necessarily of immigrants—across borders. 

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The Fraud Goes On

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Last week the Supreme Court of the United States voted that President Obama exceeded his authority when he granted exemptions from the immigration laws passed by Congress.

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The Backlash That Became Brexit

by Josef Joffevia Wall Street Journal
Monday, June 27, 2016

Tired of being ignored in favor of liberal grievances, the middle clings to the one thing that keeps them relevant: their vote.

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Brexit Or Fixit

by John H. Cochranevia Grumpy Economist
Monday, June 27, 2016

Many commenters compare Brexit to the American revolution. I think the constitutional convention is a better analogy for the moment and challenge ahead. A first attempt at union resulted in an unworkable Federal structure. Europe needs a constitutional convention to fix its union.

Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

An Easy Primer On The South China Sea

by Kori Schakevia Real Clear Defense
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

In the coming days, an obscure court in the Netherlands will issue a ruling in a dispute between the Philippines and China over an uninhabited Pacific reef known as Scarborough Shoal. It will be an important test of whether China can rise peacefully, as the Chinese government claims it is doing. 

Analysis and Commentary

Civics Textbook Wars: Israeli Right Strikes Back

by Peter Berkowitzvia Real Clear Politics
Monday, June 27, 2016

A few years ago on a lazy Friday afternoon, my friend Ronit Vardi—a veteran journalist and longtime resident of this frenetic city perched between the Mediterranean and the Middle East—looked askance when I told her that I was headed to Jerusalem to teach a seminar on Israel as a Jewish and democratic state.

Analysis and Commentary

A Long Trump Summer

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

When have voters faced a choice between two such unpalatable, unprincipled candidates?

Analysis and Commentary

Fantasy Granted (Sorta)

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

One of my fantasies is of a classroom in which a tenured economics professor at an accredited institution of higher learning says, "We must have free trade," and a few students leap out of their chairs and shout, "You first!"

Analysis and Commentary

Schadenfreude Is Wonderful

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Schadenfreude—your misfortune is my joy—is wunderbar!

Interviews
Interviews

Kori Schake: The End Of Eras - Donald Trump And The TPP

interview with Kori Schakevia Foreign Policy
Monday, June 27, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Kori Schake discusses presidential candidate Donald Trump as well as the progress of the free trade deal and what they indicate about the direction of the United States.

In the News
In the News

Washington Fears Brexit Will Unravel Its Anti-Russia Policy

quoting Michael McFaulvia RT.com
Monday, June 27, 2016

Britain’s stunning referendum vote to leave the European Union has thrown a cat among the pigeons, not least in Washington, where it is feared that the “Brexit” could scupper its anti-Russian policy.

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Why The New Nationalists Are Taking Over

quoting Michael Spencevia Politico
Monday, June 27, 2016

Our post-Cold War system might be a triumph for peace and security, but it’s built on unsustainable economic ideas. 

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Christie Plan For Funding NJ Schools Widely Criticized; Cami Anderson Warns Of ‘Devastating Impact’

quoting Eric Hanushek, Michael J. Petrillivia The Seventy Four
Monday, June 27, 2016

When New Jersey Governor Chris Christie unveiled a school funding plan last week that would essentially transfer large sums of money from high-poverty urban districts to wealthier suburban schools, he claimed that the shift was justified by the “failure of urban education” and, in his view, the success of charter schools.