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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Special Podcast with David Davenport: The New Deal and Modern American Conservatism: Then and Now

with David Davenportvia Hoover Institution
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Listen to Davenport: The New Deal and Modern American Conservatism: Then and Now by Hoover Institution: David Davenport, a counselor to the director and a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses the genesis of modern conservatis... | Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio.

Analysis and Commentary

Special Podcast with Victor Davis Hanson: America Is Not Rome–Yet

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Hoover Institution
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Listen to Hanson: America Is Not Rome–Yet by Hoover Institution: Victor Davis Hanson, the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses how Rome--stable and secure, with f... | Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio.

Analysis and Commentary

Special Podcast with Clint Bolick: Immigration Wars: A Report from the Front Lines

with Clint Bolickvia Hoover Institution
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Listen to Bolick: Immigration Wars: A Report from the Front Lines by Hoover Institution: Clint Bolick, a Hoover research fellow, begins by discussing Louisiana’s school choice program and the federal government’s efforts to ha... | Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio.

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Analysis and Commentary

The Perilous Future of Afghanistan

by Thomas H. Henriksenvia Defining Ideas
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

As U.S. forces prepare to withdraw, will the country suffer a similar dismal fate as South Vietnam?

Analysis and Commentary

The Caravan: Barack Houdini: Making Syria Disappear

by Fouad Ajamivia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

The online publication, Politico, put it well: Barack Obama tripped over Syria and fell on Iran.  That remarkable Obama luck, the luck that saw him through his bid for the United States Senate, the obtuseness of the Hillary Clinton campaign th

Analysis and Commentary

Protecting & Preserving the American Idea

by Kiron K. Skinnervia TribLive
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

It is a common belief that the main role of conservatives in U.S. national security during the second half of the 20th century was to ...

Interviews
Interviews

Ed Lazear on the John Batchelor Show (33:13)

with Edward Paul Lazearvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Guests: David M Drucker, Washington Examiner. Sudeep Reddy, WSJ.   Joseph Rago, WSJ. Edward Lazear, Hoover & Stanford Business School. 

Interviews

Scott Atlas on America Now with Andy Dean (19:12)

with Scott W. Atlasvia America Now with Andy Dean
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Day 1: ObamaCare Exchanges Government Shutdown. Content Grill: MSNBC reporter has trouble signing up for Obamacare. CNN goes to Spanish feed during shutdown. Alec Baldwin"s new TV show. Andy gives a rundown of government branches that are shutdown. Obama uses sick women as props and blames Republicans for denying them coverage. Guest: Dr. Scott Atlas, Stanford University Dr. Atlas discusses implementation of Obamacare, the reality of a delay in the individual mandate, the glitches in the system, looking at other examples like the UK health system, the end game of Obamacare.

In the News
In the News

George Shultz Announces 'Significant Step Forward,' Oct. 2, 1987

with George P. Shultz, Henry A. Kissingervia Politico
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

On this day in 1987, Secretary of State George Shultz said the Russians had taken “a significant step forward” in agreeing in principle to discuss an arms embargo against Iran in its war with Iraq, then in its seventh year. The Soviet Union, while serving as Iraq’s main arms supplier, also jockeyed to form an alliance with Iran. Subsequently,...

In the News

From Syria to South China Sea, Navies Cruise Back Into Vogue

with Admiral Gary Rougheadvia Reuters
Monday, September 30, 2013

LONDON (Reuters) - After a quarter century of Middle Eastern land wars and a sharp fall in big powers' naval spending after the Cold War, sea power is back in vogue in response to the rise of China and