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Analysis and Commentary

The Obama Bargain

by Shelby Steelevia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Geraldine Ferraro may have had sinister motives when she said that Barack Obama would not be "in his position" as a frontrunner but for his race...

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Double Life of Barack Obama

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, March 18, 2008

There is something both poignant and galling about the candidacy of Barack Obama...

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Who is Barack Obama?

with Shelby Steelevia WND - World Net Daily
Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Who is Barack Obama?

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You can't keep race out of US politics

with Shelby Steelevia Independent
Tuesday, March 18, 2008

The most dangerous thing in politics is to blurt out what others are thinking but afraid to say...

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Our New Nixon

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, March 17, 2008

One of the defenses of the Rev. Wright advanced by Sen. Obama was that his (suddenly “former”) pastor is a biblical “scholar..."

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Audio/Video from the Cato Institute: Epstein on Supreme Neglect

by Richard A. Epsteinvia University of Chicago Law School Faculty Blog
Monday, March 17, 2008

On March 6, Richard Epstein discussed his new book, Supreme Neglect: How to Revive Constitutional Protection for Private Property during an event at the Cato Institute in Washington, D.C...

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A Closer Look at Clinton's Foreign Policy Experience

with William J. Perryvia Huffington Post
Monday, March 17, 2008

The question of Hillary Clinton's foreign policy experience is not whether she did or did not do this or that...

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Middle-Class Black Alienation

with Thomas Sowell, Shelby Steelevia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, March 17, 2008

Over at TNR, Michael Crowley argues on "The Stump" that Pastor Wright proves the "grim truth that even middle-class black American culture is more angry and alienated than most whites understand, and that our country is simply not yet at the point where even an ostensibly post-racial black candidate can escape that dynamic entirely..."

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The Erosion of Individual Responsibility

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, March 16, 2008

Hardly a day goes by during this housing crisis that the media does not report on families in foreclosure proceedings, or in arrears in repayment on mortgages that had close to zero down payment requirements and low “teaser “ interest rates...

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Nukes: Time to Bury a Dangerous Legacy

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Global Politician
Sunday, March 16, 2008

The detonation of a nuclear weapon – intentionally or not, by state powers or terrorists – will produce no winners...

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What’s Behind the Gender Gap in Education?

with Gary S. Beckervia New York Times
Thursday, March 13, 2008

Girls have a built-in neurological advantage over boys when it comes to language skills, according to new research from Northwestern University and the University of Haifa...