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James Ellis On The Energy Density Advantage Of Nuclear Power

by Admiral James O. Ellis Jr.via PolicyEd
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Nuclear power has an energy density advantage over every other method of generating electricity.

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A Budget Road MAP

by Tom Churchvia Budget Matters, America Off Balance
Wednesday, October 2, 2019

The recent budget deal makes it clear yet again that neither major political party in Congress is serious about controlling government spending. While the official score of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019 shows only a small effect on long-term government spending, this effect represents a permanent increase. What looked like small, temporary budget increases will in fact add $1.5 trillion to 10-year spending levels.

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Victor Davis Hanson: Democrats Are Trying To Wear Down The Physical And Mental Resilience Of Donald Trump

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Real Clear Politics
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson notes that Democrats are trying to wear down the "physical and mental resilience" of President Trump with the impeachment inquiry.

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My Family Story Of Love, The Mob, And Government Surveillance

by Jack Goldsmithvia The Atlantic
Friday, November 1, 2019

The whole truth took me decades to learn.

Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Residential Versus Commuter Colleges And Intersectionality

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

In a comment on Arnold Kling’s post on intersectionality today, John Alcorn writes: "A hypothesis: Ideology of intersectionality will flourish more at (residential) colleges than at the workplace, because residential colleges are structurally totalitarian institutions."

Interviews
Interviews

American View: Victor Davis Hanson On Impeachment

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia American View
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

(2:42) Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses impeachment, Donald Trump’s presidency, and where he thinks the Democrats' are headed in the coming years.

In the News
In the News

Great Life Isn’t A Closed Book Yet

featuring Andrew Robertsvia The Budapest Times
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

At very nearly 1000 pages – and over that number when you include the introduction, maps, family tree, acknowledgements, index, notes, photos and bibliographies of books, articles and theses – this latest biography of Britain's wartime leader is a tome of biblical proportions.

In the News

California Tax Hike Caused 'Significant' Out-Migration Of Top-Bracket Millionaire Residents, Study Shows

quoting Joshua D. Rauhvia Fox Business
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

It’s not just federal tax changes that drive residents from high- to low-income tax states – turns out hiking statewide taxes on the wealthy drives them out in droves, too.

In the News

Trump’s Trade War Could Put Swiss-Size Dent In Global Economy, I.M.F. Warns

quoting Steven J. Davisvia The New York Times
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

The new head of the International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday that America’s trade war with China could cost the global economy around $700 billion by 2020 — a loss equivalent to the size of Switzerland’s entire economy.

In the News

Crumbling Exports

cited Steven J. Davisvia The Korea Herald
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

South Korea logged the sharpest drop in exports among the world’s 10 largest economies in terms of outbound shipments, according to data compiled by the World Trade Organization.

In the News

Australian Meimanat Hosseini Chavoshi Feared To Be Among Growing Number Of Foreign Nationals Held In Iran

quoting Abbas Milanivia ABC News Online
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Three Australians detained in Iran have been the subject of intense public interest, with two being released over the weekend. But a fourth Australian is believed to be unable to leave the country.

In the News

Is The Climate Change Debate Over?

mentioning Bjorn Lomborgvia JD Supra
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

It depends on which “debate” you’re talking about. What if there were an honest debate about all aspects of climate change?