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‘Counter To Science’: Dr. Scott Atlas Makes The Case For Reopening Schools In The Fall

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia Daily Caller
Saturday, July 11, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas shares his views on the reopening of schools in the fall amid the coronavirus pandemic.


John Yoo: Rep. Adam Schiff Slams President Trump's Decision To Commute Roger Stone's Sentence

interview with John Yoovia Fox News
Saturday, July 11, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow John Yoo talks about President Trump's decision to commute Roger Stone's sentence. Yoo notes that the constitution allows the president almost unlimited power to give pardons.


Ayaan Hirsi Ali Blasts Ilhan Omar Over Call To Remake Us, Says 'I Don't Think We Need A Revolution'

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Fox News
Saturday, July 11, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali criticizes Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., over recent comments in which Omar called for "dismantling the whole system of oppression wherever we find it." "Why would Omar flee from Mogadishu, flee from anarchy, flee from oppression -- and then come to the United States and do all your best to turn Minnesota and the U.S. into Mogadishu?"


Dr. Scott Atlas On The State Of The Pandemic As Daily Infections Approach 70,000

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia Fox News
Saturday, July 11, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas discusses COVID-19 and the infection rate.

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The Lockdown’s Lessons For Climate Activism

by Bjorn Lomborgvia The Wall Street Journal
Saturday, July 11, 2020

The pandemic has deeply cut carbon emissions, but the human and economic costs should give pause to those who imagine remaking the world’s habits of consumption.


Scott Atlas On The John Carlson Show

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia John Carlson Show
Friday, July 10, 2020

(22:35) Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas discusses the irrational fear of the coronavirus.

In the News

To Cool Off U.S.-China Tensions, Let’s Start With A Truce On Media Access

cited Hoover Institutionvia The Washington Post
Friday, July 10, 2020

Chinese Foreign Minster Wang Yi gave an important speech in Beijing on Thursday in which he attempted to halt the slide in U.S.-China relations. He declared that China did not want to see its relationship with the United States descend into a new Cold War, and that China was willing to “activate and open all the channels of dialogue” with the United States.

Analysis and Commentary

Bob Murphy On How Identity Politics Hurts Everyone

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Friday, July 10, 2020

I rarely find time to listen to podcasts that are longer than 10 minutes. But I found the following description intriguing: Pointing to a recent Twitter thread from a progressive detailing his white male cisness, Bob shows how narrow the focus is on only particular “privileges” and not others. More generally, the effort to demonize white men is causing young people great harm, whether white or otherwise. The movement is based on power politics and relies on economic ignorance.

Analysis and Commentary

COVID Won't Kill Demand For Office Space

by Steven J. Davisvia Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Friday, July 10, 2020

Last month, we noted that employers expect working from home to triple after the pandemic as compared to the prepandemic situation. The large shift to working from home has prompted many to speculate about the demise of commercial real estate (CRE) and the demand for office space.

Analysis and Commentary

A Challenger Of The Woke ‘Company Policy’

by Tunku Varadarajanvia The Wall Street Journal
Friday, July 10, 2020

Glenn Loury, the Brown economist, on his winding journey from South Side Chicago to Reagan Republican, to the left and back to the right.