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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Obama vs. ATMs: Why Technology Doesn't Destroy Jobs

by Russell Robertsvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Doing more with less is what economic growth is all about...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama’s Illiberal Foreign Policy

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

In Obama’s progressive calculus, disdain for the United States is a mark of authenticity...

Analysis and Commentary

Letter: No Free Haircuts

by Melvyn B. Kraussvia International Herald Tribune
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Why haven’t Europe’s politicians explained to taxpayers that when it comes to bailouts there is no such thing as a free haircut...?

Analysis and Commentary

Difficulties Beyond Bad Advice: Some Sober Words on the War Powers Resolution

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Jack Goldsmith has written a sensible post which notes the peculiar procedures that the President followed in making up his mind to stiff-arm the War Powers Resolution (WPR)...

Analysis and Commentary

A Way Out of the Libya Conundrum: The Lebanon and Somalia Analogies

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

President Obama is in a legal and political pickle concerning his unilateral intervention in Libya...

Analysis and Commentary

The Administration’s Libya Case Further Weakened

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Whatever one thinks of the constitutionality of the War Powers Act, the President’s novel legal reasoning just isn’t supported by the military operations we are carrying out in Libya...

Analysis and Commentary

The Two Year Anniversary of the Non-Recovery

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

This month marks the two-year anniversary of the end of recession and start of recovery. But it’s a recovery in name only, so weak as to be nonexistent...

Analysis and Commentary

SASC Detainee Language: A Quick and Dirty Analysis

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

I just got a look at a bootlegged copy of the Senate Armed Services Committee language on detainee matters. The following is a quick and dirty summary–which proceeds in the order the provisions appear in the bill...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama Didn't Save Union Jobs, He Saved Union Pay

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Obama Didn't Save Union Jobs, He Saved Union Pay...

Analysis and Commentary

Ahmadinejad vs. The Ayatollah

by Abbas Milanivia National Interest
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Unless Ahmadinejad has a few still-unused aces up his sleeve, it is hard to avoid the conclusion that he and his allies clearly overestimated his power and popularity...

In the News
In the News

How to Run Public Schools in the 21st Century

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Our current models are bad for taxpayers--and calamitous for kids...

In the News

U.S. and Global Economic Growth

with John B. Taylorvia C-SPAN
Tuesday, June 21, 2011