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Victor Davis Hanson On The John Carlson Show

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia John Carlson Show
Monday, November 16, 2020

(20:00) Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses President Trump's legacy.

Business Technology
In the News

Inventors Are Eyeing Your Home Office

quoting Steven J. Davisvia Chicago Booth Review
Monday, November 16, 2020

Working from home will outlast the pandemic—at least, that’s what US patent applications suggest. The lockdowns triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic set off a significant shift in new patent applications toward technologies that support working remotely, according to Stanford’s Nicholas Bloom, Chicago Booth’s Steven J. Davis, and Booth PhD candidate Yulia Zhestkova.


China Versus Democracy

by Michael R. Auslinvia National Review
Monday, November 16, 2020

Whether due to the COVID-19 pandemic that began in Wuhan, China, or thanks to Beijing’s increasingly intimidating, if not aggressive, behavior in recent years, one of the more dramatic shifts in global opinion has started a long-overdue reconsideration of the liberal world’s relationship to the People’s Republic of China. 


America Must Reshape Its Future With Nagorno-Karabakh

by Russell A. Bermanvia National Interest
Monday, November 16, 2020

The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict may yet provide America an opening for an indirect approach to Turkey, while also pushing back against Russian expansionism.

In the News

Statement Regarding Scott Atlas

featuring Scott W. Atlasvia Stanford News
Monday, November 16, 2020

The university has been asked to comment on recent statements made by Dr. Scott Atlas, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution who is on leave of absence from that position.

Education and testing
In the News

Treat NAEP As A Reality Check, Not An Advocacy Exercise

cited Chester E. Finn Jr.via Education Week
Monday, November 16, 2020

[Subscription Required] If you're like me, the election, COVID spikes, and the rest mean that October's NAEP scores haven't exactly been top of mind. But, with the election behind us, I'm inclined to say a few words about the weak 2019 12th grade numbers, which showed math performance flat and reading declining noticeably since 2015.

In the News

Liberal Democrats Envisioned A Multiracial Coalition On Election Day. Voters Had Other Ideas.

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia Chicago Tribune
Monday, November 16, 2020

The proposition seemed tailor-made for one of the nation’s most diverse and liberal states. California officials asked voters to overturn a 24-year-old ban on affirmative action in education, employment and contracting.

Political And Electoral Instability

featuring David Brady, Morris P. Fiorina, Russ Roberts, Bill Whalen, Tom Churchvia Policy Insights | A Succinct Guide to Important Policy Questions
Thursday, October 17, 2019

American politics feels more divided than ever. Are we at an unprecedented point in history? Are there lessons to be learned from prior periods in American politics?

Opinion Pieces

Articles On: Technology Race, Opinions, Journalists, China's One-Party Regime, Political Warfare, America's Power, and US Export-Import

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, September 22, 2019

This section collects opinion pieces from across the world commenting on the harms caused by the activities of the Chinese Communist Party and provides insight into the various solutions that experts and leaders suggest we pursue to protect our interests.

Military and Security Threats

Articles On: Bangladesh, Laser Technology, AI, American Drug Supply, and Rodrigo Duterte

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, September 22, 2019

Articles on the comprehensive military modernization and expansion program undertaken by the Chinese Communist Party, which supports an increasingly aggressive foreign policy and threatens the safety of China's neighbors.