Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Presumptions Of The Left

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Radically different conclusions about a whole range of issues have been common for centuries...

Analysis and Commentary

Arabic school fails the test

by Diane Ravitchvia Daily News
Monday, May 14, 2007

The New York City Education Department has announced plans to create a public school in Brooklyn called the Khalil Gibran International Academy, devoted solely to Arabic culture and language...

In the News
In the News

They care so much about me

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

They protect me from late taxis...

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If the FDA Can't Regulate Pet Food

with Thomas Sowellvia Free-Market News Network
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is trying to reclassify just about everything people now use in holistic healing (read non-Western medicine), including vitamin supplements, exercise machines and acupuncture needles, as "medical advices...""

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Four projects awarded grants from presidential fund for humanities

with Barry R. Weingastvia Stanford Report
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

The Presidential Fund for Innovation in the Humanities has announced its first round of grants. Four projects have been funded, representing new modes of research and scholarship in the humanities at Stanford..

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Armed With Knowledge

with Thomas Sowellvia American Spectator
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

As the shock from the massacre at Virginia Tech wears off, it appears the political fallout will be minimal...

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Integrating Islam

with Niall Fergusonvia Front Page Magazine Online
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Frontpage Interview’s guest today is Jonathan Laurence, an assistant professor of political science at Boston College and an affiliated scholar at the Center on the U.S. and Europe at the Brookings Institution...

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A Kinder, Gentler Schwarzenegger?

with Hoover Institutionvia Education Week
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Is a bipartisan wind blowing in the debate over California’s “broken” school finance and governance systems?

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The Tax-Cut Myth

with Milton Friedmanvia townhall.com
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

The federal government keeps growing, as I pointed out last week, but the Bush administration has cut tax rates a few times since 2001...

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From Hoover Press: In Quisling’s Shadow: The Memoirs of Vidkun Quisling’s First Wife, Alexandra, by Alexandra Andreevna Voronine Yourieff with George Yourieff and Kirsten A. Seaver

with Hoover Institutionvia Business Wire
Tuesday, May 15, 2007

In the aftermath of the 1917 Russian Revolution, the fates of three people were intertwined in a love triangle that includes greed, ambition, and betrayal...

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2007 Stanford Summer Fellows on Democracy and Development announced

with Michael McFaul, Larry Diamondvia Stanford Report
Tuesday, May 15, 2007

Twenty-six civic, political and economic leaders from 23 countries have been selected from more than 500 applicants for the third annual Stanford Summer Fellows on Democracy and Development Program...

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Alberto Gonzales and the impeachment card

with Tod Lindbergvia San Francisco Chronicle
Monday, May 14, 2007

Writing in The Weekly Standard, Tod Lindberg, a Fellow at the Hoover Institution, says Gonzales's departure would be a "catastrophic defeat" for the administration...