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Law and Justice with Antonin Scalia: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Justice Antonin Scalia discusses why the originalists have lost so much ground to the devotees of a living Constitution...

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Fed Wrestles Over How to Inject Credit Into Economy

with John B. Taylor, Robert E. Hallvia Bloomberg
Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Federal Reserve policy makers will likely determine today that the U.S. recession is still deepening, while clashing on what to do about it...

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Nothing succeeds quite like failure

via Seattle Times
Tuesday, March 17, 2009

For as long as anyone can remember, America has embraced such pull-yourself-up-by-your-bootstrap maxims as "failure breeds success," "learn from your mistakes " and "if at first you don't succeed, try, try again."...

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Journalists and bubbles

with Niall Fergusonvia Livemint.com
Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Do financial journalists help inflate bubbles and then exacerbate downturns?...

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British Leader Seeks Renewed International Commitment to Nuclear Disarmament

with William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Global Security Newswire
Tuesday, March 17, 2009

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown today called on nuclear-armed nations to make meaningful arsenal reductions as part of a "global nuclear bargain" to persuade other countries to curb their atomic ambitions (see GSN, Feb. 5)...

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Terror by Quota: State Security from Lenin to Stalin (an Archival Study), by Hoover fellow Paul R. Gregory

with Paul R. Gregoryvia Business Wire
Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Terror by Quota: State Security from Lenin to Stalin (an Archival Study), by Hoover research fellow Paul Gregory, is an original analysis of the workings of Soviet state security organs under Lenin and Stalin that addresses a series of questions that have long resisted satisfactory answers...

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The rule of men

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Tuesday, March 17, 2009

A friend of mine expressed surprise the other day when I said I wasn't sure if the stock market would bounce back fairly quickly...

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To challenge mayor on schools, Thompson cites Diane Ravitch

with Diane Ravitchvia Gotham Schools
Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Comptroller Bill Thompson, who is also a candidate for mayor, ended his appearance on NY1’s “Road to City Hall” last night with the clearest preview yet of how he will challenge Mayor Bloomberg on the schools front...

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From Greenspan to Brown, policymakers were too keen to believe in their own supposed genius

with John B. Taylorvia Spectator (UK)
Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Virginia Postrel’s column in The Atlantic this month makes for fascinating reading...