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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Excising the ‘Cancer’ in Egypt

by Fouad Ajamivia Bloomberg View
Wednesday, August 21, 2013

The knives -- or more properly the scalpels -- are drawn in the Egyptian public square. The liberal forums and the state media are suddenly filled with

Analysis and Commentary

The Libertarian Podcast: Putting a Stop to Stop and Frisk

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Exercising Society’s Right to Ignore the Ignorant

by Henry I. Millervia Japan Times
Tuesday, August 20, 2013

People have a right to be ignorant. Just as we can choose to damage our health by overeating, smoking cigarettes and neglecting to take prescribed medications, we can also choose ...

Analysis and Commentary

Latest Results on Common Core and Other Issues in EdNext and AP Polls

by Paul E. Petersonvia Education Next
Tuesday, August 20, 2013

A comparison of the two polls reveals that responses depend quite a bit on how a question is posed.

Analysis and Commentary

Galbraith's Imposition of Price Controls

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Obama Bets Against Human Nature — and Usually Loses

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, August 19, 2013

There are many ways to learn about the bleaker aspects of human nature. One would be to run a pizza shop, or regularly to have to clean a public restroom. Perhaps giving close attention to the text o

Interviews
Interviews

David Davenport on The Janet Mefferd Show

with David Davenportvia Janet Mefferd Show
Monday, August 19, 2013
Interviews

David Davenport on America's Radio News Network (47:03)

with David Davenportvia America's Radio News Network - The Drive Home
Monday, August 19, 2013
In the News
In the News

Victor Davis Hanson on the ‘Savior Generals’

with Victor Davis Hansonvia FrontPage Mag.com
Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Revealing the shared traits of the great men who turned around lost battles.

In the News

Polls Show Mixed Report Card for Education Reforms

with Paul E. Petersonvia Politico
Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Americans have a decidedly mixed view of the education reforms now sweeping the nation, supporting moves to open up public schools to more competition — and yet wary of ceding too much control to market forces. That’s the message that emerges from a trio of new polls on public education. Taken together, the polls out this week capture a...

In the News

Tracing the Roots of Anti-Christian Violence in Egypt

with Samuel Tadrosvia National Catholic Register
Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Samuel Tadros, an authority on Islamic movements in the Middle East, says the persecuted minority…  

In the News

Hoover Institution Plans Report on US Patent System

with Stephen Haber, Richard Sousavia EE Times
Friday, August 9, 2013

Stanford's think tank will weigh in on whether the US patent system helps or hinders innovation with a report and a series of events.