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Analysis and Commentary

Congress must stop an attack on Iran

by Larry Diamondvia Los Angeles Times
Monday, February 5, 2007

Despite anguish and anger over the Bush administration's decision to escalate its failing war in Iraq, Congress is unlikely to cut off funding...

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Inside The Economist Magazine

by Peter M. Robinsonwith John Micklethwaitvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, February 5, 2007

From his vantage point as the editor-in-chief of one of the most respected news magazines in the world, John Micklethwait discusses how this 150-year-old “newspaper” maintains its leadership position in the increasing precarious environment of print journalism. Along the way, he offers his job performance evaluation of Tony Blair and George Bush and is challenged to defend his previous assertion that “The conservative movement has become the dominant intellectual force in American politics.” (42:47) Video transcript

In the News

Taking Iran Down a Notch

with Abbas Milanivia US News and World Report
Monday, February 5, 2007

The battlefield, so far, remains confined to Iraq...

In the News

Mixin' it up

with Abbas Milanivia Orange County Register
Sunday, February 4, 2007

Does President Bush really want to start a fight with Iran or Syria?

Security Lessons from The Israeli Trenches

by Thomas H. Henriksenvia Policy Review
Thursday, February 1, 2007

A half-century of counterterrorism

Understanding the Iran Crisis

by Abbas Milani
Wednesday, January 31, 2007

Testimony of Dr. Abbas Milani, Co-Director of the Iran Democracy Project at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs

Analysis and Commentary

A plea to bring about end of bad Iraq policies

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

President George W. Bush stood before Congress and millions of Americans to plead that they all give his new approach to the Iraq war a chance: "Our country is pursuing a new strategy in Iraq - and I ask you to give it a chance to work," he intoned...

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How I Spent My Libyan Vacation

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Libya at last seems to be emerging, if fitfully, from a long sleep of unreason. A travelogue from a formerly lunatic land. By Victor Davis Hanson.

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The Surge Gamble

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

If the more than 20,000 new troops we're sending to Iraq succeed in bringing about a new approach on the battlefield, then the surge will have been worthwhile. By Victor Davis Hanson.

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Urgency on the Battlefield

by Clark S. Judgevia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Islamism, fascism, and communism are historical bedfellows—co-combatants against democracy in a Hundred Years War that continues today. The place of Iraq and the war on terror in a century of conflict. By Clark S. Judge.