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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Mind-changing Books

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

From time to time, readers ask me what books have made the biggest difference in my life...

Analysis and Commentary

Random Thoughts

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

I am so old that I can remember when music was musical...

Analysis and Commentary

Public Land Mismanagement

by Terry Andersonvia Forbes
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

"This legislation guarantees that we will not take our forests, rivers, oceans, national parks, monuments and wilderness areas for granted, but rather we will set them aside and guard their sanctity for everyone to share...

Analysis and Commentary

Solution To Drought: It's In The Genes

by Henry I. Millervia Investor's Business Daily
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

California is short of more than jobs, money and optimism these days...

In the News
In the News

The Most Polarizing President

with Michael J. Boskinvia Washington Post
Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Who has been the most polarizing new president of recent times?...

In the News

Education Next: State Legislators Consider Bill to Restrict Florida Virtual School Despite Growing Enrollment

with Education Nextvia Business Wire
Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Legislation to limit course offerings and funding for the state-run Florida Virtual School (FLVS) is making its way through the state Senate despite the fact that the online education program continues to see dramatic increases in enrollment, especially among minority students, according to a new article published in the summer issue of Education Next and available online at www.EducationNext.org...

In the News

A Great Place To Learn About Great Ideas

with Tibor R. Machanvia Liberty Papers
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Cato University, the Cato Institute’s premier educational event of the year, is right around the corner!...

In the News

The Nuclear Illusionist

with William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

"Rules must be binding. Violations must be punished. Words must mean something."...

In the News

Libertarian author, philosopher to speak in Jacksonville

with Tibor R. Machanvia ENC Today (NC)
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

The Daily News will host a presentation by columnist, author and political philosopher Tibor R. Machan at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hilda's Restaurant in Northwoods Shopping Center...

In the News

Advisor: Obama's Europe trip 'productive'

with Abbas Milanivia ABC 7 News (CA)
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

The president's top political advisor is calling the eight-day trip enormously productive, even though the president didn't get much of what he asked for...

In the News

No Secrets

with Michael McFaul, George P. Shultzvia National Review Online
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

When Secretary of State Dean Acheson outlined, on January 12, 1950, what he termed America’s “defensive perimeter” in Asia, his failure to include South Korea went largely unnoticed in the United States...

In the News

Gates Proposal Reveals His Alienation From Procurement System

with Kori Schakevia Washington Post
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

After reading a newspaper article's report that a particular armored vehicle had dramatically cut fatality rates in Iraq, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates and other senior defense officials traveled 80 miles northeast to Aberdeen Proving Ground in spring 2007 to see for themselves how the V-shaped hull of the costly Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle deflected the worst blast effects of buried explosives...

In the News

Global Leaders Gather in Los Angeles to Address Unprecedented Economic Challenges and Search for Solutions at 2009 Milken Institute Global Conference

with Gary S. Beckervia Business Wire
Monday, April 6, 2009

At this extraordinary moment in financial and economic history, hundreds of CEOs, elected leaders, Nobel Prize winners, scientists, educators, philanthropists and global decision-makers are bringing their expertise and ideas to the 12th Milken Institute Global Conference to offer solutions to the urgent challenges facing the world – from the economy and health care to energy and education...

In the News

Secondary Sources: Housing Bubble, Recovery, Inflation, Mark to Market

with Gary S. Beckervia Wall Street Journal
Monday, April 6, 2009

A roundup of economic news from around the Web...

In the News

There They Go Again

by Bill Whalenvia San Francisco Chronicle
Monday, April 6, 2009

I have an op-ed in this morning's Los Angeles Times on Ronald Reagan and the Republicans who hope to succeed Gov. Schwarzenegger...

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Econ Expert John Taylor on G-20

with John B. Taylorvia Fox News
Thursday, April 2, 2009

" Okay let's get John Taylor out of Stanford the former undersecretary...