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Michael McFaul On US-Russia Relations In An Era Of 'Hot Peace'

interview with Michael McFaulvia Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul talks about what he sees as a "new, tragic era of confrontation" between the United States and Russia, and the Trump presidency's impact on relations between those nations.

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Reasonable Disagreements: Trade-War Debate: Richard Epstein Vs Adam White

interview with Richard A. Epstein, Adam J. Whitevia Reasonable Disagreements
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Professors Epstein and White debate trade policy in theory and practice.

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What's Wrong With The Democratic Party? Just Look At California

by Bill Whalenvia The Hill
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Opinions differ on the cure to what ails Democratic electoral prospects two years from now, assuming their 2020 opponent is President Trump.

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Dangerous Times For The Constitution And Freedom

by Bruce Thorntonvia Front Page Magazine
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The cracks in our constitutional order continue to multiply and widen.

Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Jeff Hummel On David Andolfatto

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

David Andolfatto, an economist and Vice-President of the St. Louis Fed (and apparently, going by his CV, a fellow Canadian) wrote last year: The fact that bonds become close substitutes for money when their yields are similar explains how the supply and demand for bonds can influence the inflation rate.

Interviews
Interviews

Ambassador Michael McFaul: A Brief History Of Russia

interview with Michael McFaulvia Commonwealth Club
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul shares his knowledge and provides a unique perspective on how Russia has been both a central figure in our foreign relations and a surprise actor in our domestic politics.

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Richard Epstein: Keith Ellison And The Democrats Disregard Israel

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "The Israel-Palestine Standoff."

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Jack Goldsmith: What Are The Ramifications Of Trump’s FBI Spy Claims?

interview with Jack Goldsmithvia PBS
Monday, May 21, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Jack Goldsmith discusses President Trump's request to the justice department to look into whether the FBI spied on his 2016 presidential campaign.

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Kiron Skinner: Sen. Marco Rubio Says China Out-Negotiating US

interview with Kiron K. Skinnervia Fox Business
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Kiron Skinner discusses the Trump administration's trade talks with China.

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Michael McFaul: Reckoning with Russia

interview with Michael McFaulvia The American Interest
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul discusses his new book From Cold War to Hot Peace.

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Richard Epstein: Gaza Provocations And The Futility Of The Two-State Solution

with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses Israel and the futility of a two-state solution.

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The Lawfare Podcast With Jack Goldsmith: Special Edition: Outing A Confidential Informant

interview with Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Monday, May 21, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Jack Goldsmith talks about the sequence of events between the Justice Department, the FBI, the House intelligence committee, and the White House over the last few days and the resolution arranged at the White House on Monday afternoon.

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Henry Miller: Reciprocity Can Help Solve The Soaring Drug Prices

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses his article "Trump's New Prescription Drug Plan Is Incomplete -- Here Are Two Ways to Make It Better."

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Michael McFaul Talks To Voice Of America

interview with Michael McFaulvia Polygraph.Info
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul discusses his new book From Cold War to Hot Peace.

In the News
In the News

Cardinal Conversations: Christina Sommers And Andrew Sullivan On "Sexuality And Politics"

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Hauck Auditorium, David and Joan Traitel Building at the Hoover Institution

The Hoover Institution hosts "Cardinal Conversations: Christina Sommers and Andrew Sullivan on 'Sexuality and Politics' moderated by Deborah Rhode" on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm PST.

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We Shot the War: Overseas Weekly in Vietnam
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Upcoming Exhibition We Shot The War: Overseas Weekly In Vietnam

Thursday, May 24, 2018 to Saturday, December 8, 2018
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion

Rarely seen photographs take center stage for the Hoover Library & Archives’ new exhibition We Shot the War: Overseas Weekly in Vietnam.  Exploring the interrelationships between art, journalism, and politics, the exhibition features photographs submitted to the Overseas Weekly’s Pacific edition–a military tabloid at once beloved by troops and reviled by the Pentagon for its controversial content.

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Women In Leadership Panel Discussion Marks Release Of Sally Ride Postage Stamp

featuring Condoleezza Ricevia Sally Ride Science (UC San Diego)
Thursday, April 5, 2018

Sally Ride blasted off aboard shuttle Challenger on June 18, 1983, to become the first American woman—and, at 32, the youngest American—in space. She flew on Challenger again in 1984 and later was the only person to serve on both panels investigating the nation’s space shuttle disasters—the Challenger explosion in 1986 and the breakup of Columbia in 2003.

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No Room For New Blood: Harvard’s Aging Faculty

featuring Harvey C. Mansfieldvia The Crimson
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Since arriving at Harvard in Sept. 1949 as a freshman, Government Professor Harvey C. Mansfield ’53 has been a near constant presence at the University.

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Trump Top 10 (Or So)

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia The Power Line Blog
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

I am not comfortable with the frequent effusions of “weird and outrageous things” (I'm quoting Victor Davis Hanson) that President Trump says.

In the News

Easynomics: Competition And Competitors In The Flipkart Story

quoting Thomas Sowellvia Economic Times (India)
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Walmart is buying Flipkart. But that is old news by now. 

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The Biggest Myth In America

quoting Morris P. Fiorinavia Inside Sources
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Forget Paul Bunyan. There’s a bigger American myth that needs to be busted, and you know it all too well: America is divided. Pick a tribe. Stop thinking.

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Media Favor California Solar Mandate That Will Cost $10K Per Home

quoting Lee Ohanianvia News Busters, Media Research Center
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

California is king when it comes to environmental regulations, but the latest decision to mandate solar panels comes at a high price. For homeowners.

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Should Trump Be Impeached? McConnell: "I Don't See It."

quoting Michael McConnellvia Stanford Review
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Professor McConnell, of Stanford Law School, remarks that “many people, on both sides, are expressing strong views on impeachment without actually thinking very much about what they mean by that or why would it be justified.” As to whether the current facts justify impeachment, McConnell asserted: “I don’t see it.”

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L.A. Healthcare Startup Raises $20 Million For Doctor House Calls

quoting Herbert Linvia Biz Journals
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Heal has raised another $20 million for its tech spin on retro healthcare.

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Deadly Chinese Fentanyl Is Creating A New Era Of Drug Kingpins

quoting Markos Kounalakisvia Bloomberg
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The opioid’s potency has transformed the global trafficking — and policing — of narcotics.

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quoting Fabrice Balanche Friday, May 11, 2018
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quoting Steven J. Davis Wednesday, May 9, 2018
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cartoon of a California license plate "Good Life" washed up on a beach

Thursday, May 10, 2018

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by Victor Davis Hanson Thursday, May 10, 2018
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by Williamson M. Evers, Ze’ev Wurman Wednesday, May 9, 2018
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by Bill Whalen Thursday, May 10, 2018
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interview with Condoleezza Rice Wednesday, May 9, 2018
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by David R. Henderson Wednesday, May 9, 2018
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interview with Victor Davis Hanson Wednesday, May 9, 2018
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cartoon of the Hoover Tower as a beacon of light in the darkness

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

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by Josef Joffe Friday, May 4, 2018
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interview with Abbas Milani Tuesday, May 8, 2018
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interview with Kiron K. Skinner Tuesday, May 8, 2018
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interview with Kevin Warsh Wednesday, May 9, 2018
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featuring Michael McFaul Wednesday, May 9, 2018
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cartoon of a billboard showing a chart of the economic downturn

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Interviews

Ambassador Michael McFaul: A Brief History Of Russia

interview with Michael McFaulvia Commonwealth Club
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul shares his knowledge and provides a unique perspective on how Russia has been both a central figure in our foreign relations and a surprise actor in our domestic politics.

In the News

Should Schools Require Foreign Languages? Doubtful.

quoting Thomas Sowellvia Forbes
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Some schools allow students to substitute classes in statistics, math, and computer programming courses for “foreign language” requirements. It’s a good policy, and it would be wise, I think, for schools around the country to adopt it or simply drop foreign language requirements altogether.

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Michael McFaul On US-Russia Relations In An Era Of 'Hot Peace'

interview with Michael McFaulvia Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul talks about what he sees as a "new, tragic era of confrontation" between the United States and Russia, and the Trump presidency's impact on relations between those nations.

Analysis and Commentary

Why We Hesitate To Protect Girls From FGM In The United States

by Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The AHA Foundation
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

One year ago, news broke that an American doctor was charged in Detroit federal criminal court for performing genital mutilation on young girls. Since then, the case has uncovered a web of secrecy and abuse with seven more charged and up to 100 girls potentially victimized. 

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The Trump Rationale

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Why exactly did nearly half the country vote for Donald Trump? Why also did the arguments of Never Trump Republicans and conservatives have marginal effect on voters? Despite vehement denunciations of the Trump candidacy from many pundits on the right and in the media, Trump nonetheless got about the same percentage of Republican voters (88–90 percent) as did McCain in 2008 and Romney in 2012, who both were handily defeated in the Electoral College.

In the News

Ambassador Michael McFaul: A Brief History Of Russia

featuring Michael McFaulvia Commonwealth Club
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union 27 years ago, Russia has been both a central figure in our foreign relations and a surprise actor in our domestic politics. Given the unprecedented attention paid to our Cold War foe, how did we get here? Ambassador Michael McFaul may have some answers. 

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Building Resilient Infrastructure

by Alice Hillvia PolicyEd
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

America’s existing infrastructure hasn’t been built to deal with the natural disasters we’ll face this century. New and replacement infrastructure must be built to be resilient to future climate disruptions. While it may sound costly, the return to building resilient infrastructure will save more money in the long run.

In the News

Trump Top 10 (Or So)

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia The Power Line Blog
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

I am not comfortable with the frequent effusions of “weird and outrageous things” (I'm quoting Victor Davis Hanson) that President Trump says.

In the News

L.A. Healthcare Startup Raises $20 Million For Doctor House Calls

quoting Herbert Linvia Biz Journals
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Heal has raised another $20 million for its tech spin on retro healthcare.

In the News

What Moral Heroes Are Made Of

quoting William Damonvia The New York Times
Monday, May 21, 2018

Recently, I’ve been lucky enough to be around a lot of people who I would regard as moral heroes. They spend their lives fighting poverty, caring for the young or the sick, or single-mindedly dedicated to some cause. I’ve been wondering what traits such people tend to have in common.

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