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Analysis and Commentary

Leave No Child (or Wife) Behind?

by Bill Whalenvia Weekly Standard
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

In the long voyage that is the race for the Republican presidential nomination, the media have adopted a new approach: women and children first...

In the News
In the News

Where Is The ACLU?

with Diane Ravitchvia New York Sun
Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Now that Dhabah aka Debbie Almontaser has resigned as the principal-designate of the Khalil Gibran International Academy and has been replaced by a Jewish woman, Danielle Salzberg, some assume the opposition to the school itself is over....

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Nicaragua Building Ties With Iran

with William Ratliffvia NewsMax
Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Nicaragua's new left-wing president has begun building a strategic alliance with Iran, calling America a "terrorist nation." ...

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Talking to Giuliani Advisor Charles Hill

with Charles Hillvia Human Events Online
Wednesday, August 15, 2007

As part of Human Events' series examining the advisors surrounding the leading GOP presidential contenders we interviewed Rudy Giuliani’s chief foreign affair’s advisor, Charles Hill...

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How The Progressives Changed The Country

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Evening Bulletin (PA)
Wednesday, August 15, 2007

For over thirty years Richard Epstein of the University of Chicago has been an outspoken opponent of statism and all its trappings....

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Our Risky New Financial Markets

with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Tremors from America's quaking subprime mortgage market have spread throughout the financial world....

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How New Arabic School Aroused Old Rivalries

with Diane Ravitchvia New York Times
Wednesday, August 15, 2007

When aides to Schools Chancellor Joel I. Klein were presented last fall with a proposal for an Arabic language and culture school, they thought the idea could be controversial....

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Biden will join Richardson at UNR forum

with Peter Berkowitzvia Las Vegas Sun
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Sen. Joe Biden has agreed to join New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson at a Democratic presidential forum in Nevada next week but so far there's been no takers for a similar Republican event, organizers said Tuesday...

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School Districts Find Loopholes in No Child Left Behind Law

with Chester E. Finn Jr.via PBS
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

School districts are getting around certain requirements of the No Child Left Behind law by setting the bar measuring student progress low in the beginning....