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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Anarchy on the Internet

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, August 26, 2008

The Internet provides vast amounts of information but it can also spread vast amounts of misinformation, or even deliberately misleading disinformation...

Analysis and Commentary

Domestic and foreign wisdom and civil discussion

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Monday, August 25, 2008

In the summer edition of international issues journal World Affairs, Todd Gitlin chimes in brilliantly on foreign policy for the United States...

In the News
In the News

Democrats Air Dueling Ideas on Education

with Diane Ravitchvia Education Week
Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Democrats are almost certain to leave their convention in Denver united behind Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois as their nominee for president...

In the News

Median income slips in California

with John B. Taylorvia San Francisco Chronicle
Wednesday, August 27, 2008

American incomes rose modestly between 2006 and 2007, but in California, the typical household lost ground slightly, according to census data released Tuesday, one of several economic indicators that may be a cause for worry as the economy takes another dip, some analysts say...

In the News

The Great Depression with Amity Shlaes: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Was FDR’s progressivism, as evident in the New Deal, really all that new, or was it a step along a progressive continuum that already had been established?...

In the News

Obama Would Isolate Russia for Recognizing Breakaway Regions

with William J. Perryvia Bloomberg
Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Barack Obama and some of his advisers offered conflicting views on how to respond to Russia's recognition today of Georgia's two breakaway regions, South Ossetia and Abkhazia...

In the News

Shifting Priorities, Russian Challenges, and Protests in Kashmir

with Daniel Pipesvia Council on Foreign Relations
Tuesday, August 26, 2008

A selection of op-eds and editorials from the U.S. and around the world...Jerusalem Post...Obama's Faith...

In the News

How the Reagan Doctrine Once Again Defeated the Russians

with John Abizaidvia Fox News
Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Today, in 2018, as we look back at the first Russian-Georgian War of the 21st century, which erupted 10 years ago, we can recall the extreme pessimism that many felt at the time...

In the News

Two Roads Diverged in a Yellow Wood

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Tuesday, August 26, 2008

“The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost describes the two presidential campaigns...

In the News

Soldiering On

with John Abizaidvia Washingtonian
Tuesday, August 26, 2008

General John Abizaid sat beside an armored vehicle on the airstrip in Mosul, Iraq...

In the News

Fall Term Montgomery Fellows

with John Abizaidvia Vox of Dartmouth
Monday, August 25, 2008

This October, Dartmouth will host three Montgomery Fellows, sponsored by the Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Endowment...