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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Higher Education: Who Else Should Pay?

by Mark Harrisonvia Mark Harrison's Blog
Wednesday, October 13, 2010

The Browne report, Securing a sustainable future for higher education in England, says higher education should be paid for by those that benefit from it: our graduates...It looks to me like a no-brainer...Yet lots of people are showing signs of moral outrage...

Analysis and Commentary

Meg-Jerry, Round Three

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Notes taken (in real-time) during Tuesday night’s California gubernatorial debate between Republican Meg Whitman and Democrat Jerry Brown...

Analysis and Commentary

Why Justice Breyer Should Steer Clear of Political Science

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes.com Blogs
Tuesday, October 12, 2010

...[The] routine application of Justice Breyer’s dubious rules of statutory interpretation will only make matters worse than they are—not only for libertarians, but for everyone else...

Analysis and Commentary

Marc Thiessen on “Holder’s Terror Trial Catastrophe”

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Tuesday, October 12, 2010

I disagree with a great deal in this oped and don’t mean to pick every nit I could find in it. But it is worth answering some of Marc Thiessen’s major points...

Analysis and Commentary

Can Democrats win as Republicans-lite?

by Robert Zelnickvia Arena (Politico)
Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Unlike the lockstep partisan voting in European parliamentary systems, here no member is expected to defy his conscience or commit political suicide by marching like lemmings into the sea...

Interviews
Interviews

The World with Victor Davis Hanson: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinson with Victor Davis Hansonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Victor Davis Hanson details why he’s pessimistic about Mexico...

Interviews

'ChiAmerica' in Action

with Niall Fergusonvia Squawk Box (CNBC)
Tuesday, October 12, 2010

The weak dollar and yuan policies are beneficial to the U.S. and China but leaves other countries, for example South Korea, in quite a tight spot, says Niall Ferguson, Professor, Harvard University. He explains more to CNBC's Chloe Cho...

Interviews

Calif. debates legalizing marijuana with Prop 19

with Joseph D. McNamaravia KGO-TV (San Francisco)
Tuesday, October 12, 2010

California was the first state in the nation to make medical marijuana legal; 14 states have followed. Now California may become the first to legalize pot for recreational use...

In the News
In the News

G-20 Should Mull Currencies Agreement, Niall Ferguson Says

with Niall Fergusonvia Bloomberg
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
In the News

Retired general to give talk on Mideast policy

with John Abizaidvia Palm Springs Desert Sun
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
In the News

Meg Whitman vs. Jerry Brown: Can Tom Brokaw steer them toward substance?

with Thad Kousservia Christian Science Monitor
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
In the News

Study: Legalizing pot won't hinder Mexican cartels

with Joseph D. McNamaravia Associated Press
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
In the News

Is Marijuana too Green for California?

with Joseph D. McNamaravia Stanford Review
Monday, October 11, 2010