Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Divided We Stand

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes
Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Election Day 2008 gives us little reason for optimism or good cheer...

In the News
In the News

Equal opportunity affirmed in election

with Shelby Steelevia Australian
Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Martin Luther King told his supporters to 45 years ago that they had come to Washington to cash a cheque...

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Descending Into the Pits of Rote Learning

by Diane Ravitchvia Education Week
Tuesday, November 4, 2008

You and I have advocated for different approaches over the years, though they are not contradictory...

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No Child Left Behind law needs revision

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via Greenville News (SC)
Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Pine Street Elementary School in Spartanburg is an excellent school...

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Hear Education Advice

with Eric Hanushekvia Learning Matters
Monday, November 3, 2008

The quality of our K-12 education system has an enormous impact on future economic well being...

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What We're Fighting For

with George P. Shultzvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, November 3, 2008

The presidential election occurs at a pivotal moment...

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How smart is the American voter?

with Morris P. Fiorinavia Los Angeles Times
Monday, November 3, 2008

One of the bestselling books of the 2008 election season has been "Just How Stupid Are We?" by popular historian Rick Shenkman...

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Election breathes new life into nuclear debate

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Reuters
Monday, November 3, 2008

Whether it is Barack Obama or John McCain, the new U.S. president will take over one of the most awesome of responsibilities -- his finger will be on the trigger of the country's huge nuclear arsenal...

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Will Obama React Well to 'Change'

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Human Events Online
Monday, November 3, 2008

The L.A. Times' Peter Nicholas had a rather revealing piece about Barack Obama that causes yet another concern about the candidate of "change."...

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U.S. to Play Down HEU, Proliferation Issues in North Korean Nuclear Verification Document

with William J. Perryvia Nuclear Threat Initiative
Monday, November 3, 2008

Verifying suspected North Korean highly enriched uranium and proliferation activities is likely to be relegated to the appendix of a U.S.-drafted plan, the Yomiuri Shimbun reported Saturday...

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Barack Obama has the White House within his grasp

with Shelby Steelevia Times (UK)
Sunday, November 2, 2008

At 109, Amanda Jones is too frail to go to the polls on Tuesday, so she voted early by post last week...

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What Really Happened in Northern Ireland's Counterinsurgency: Revision and Revelation

by Thomas H. Henriksenvia Joint Special Operations University
Wednesday, October 1, 2008

The stubborn insurgencies in Afghanistan and Iraq have sparked searches for successful counterinsurgent lessons from around the world...