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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Obama I (Don't) Know

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

My Obama number is one...

Analysis and Commentary

Polls and Pols

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

It may seem hardly worthwhile going to the polls to vote this election year, since ACORN and the media have already decided that Barack Obama is to be the next President of the United States...

Analysis and Commentary

Believers in Obama

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Monday, October 20, 2008

Telling a friend that the love of his life is a phony and dangerous is not likely to get him to change his mind...

In the News
In the News

GOP raises specter of Dems in total control

with Morris P. Fiorinavia San Francisco Chronicle
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Republicans, alarmed by the prospect that Democrats could take back the White House and expand their majorities in the House and Senate, are starting to warn of the perils of one party controlling Washington...

In the News

Ward Connerly on Race: Chapter 2 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

How has Proposition 209 fared since it went into effect in California in 1998?...

In the News

What Can Educators Learn from Business?

by Diane Ravitchvia Education Week
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

I loved your last column...

In the News

Three wise economists

with Milton Friedmanvia Financial Standard (Australia)
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Hopeful signs that the squeeze on the credit markets is beginning to loosen gave Wall Street another leg up overnight...

In the News

Consumers now key to high tech's sales

with Michael Spencevia Los Angeles Times
Monday, October 20, 2008

The high-tech industry's near-term health depends on how badly you need that iPod or flat-panel television...

In the News

Ward Connerly on Race: Chapter 1 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, October 20, 2008

In discussing the battle to end racial preferences in Colorado and Nebraska, Ward Connerly notes that “the establishment is always at odds with the people on issues involving race.”...

In the News

The Road to Socialism (Serfdom)

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Monday, October 20, 2008

Arthur Schopenhauer is famous for many statements...

In the News

The Price of Excess

with Russell Robertsvia townhall.com
Monday, October 20, 2008

Russell Roberts is pretty good at spreading free-market economic ideas into places where they might not ordinarily be appreciated -- namely, National Public Radio and the op-ed pages of The New York Times...

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Randomly Politically Incorrect

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, October 20, 2008

Why hasn’t Obama put McCain away?...

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Private school competition improves achievement for all students

with Hoover Institutionvia National Center for Policy Analysis
Monday, October 20, 2008

Competition from private schools improves achievement for both public and private school students and decreases the amount spent per pupil, according to a new multi-national study by the Hoover Institution...