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Lee Ohanian: Will Calling Uber And Lyft's Independent Contractors Employees Cause Harm?

interview with Lee Ohanianvia The Lars Larson Show
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Lee Ohanian discusses his California On Your Mind article "California On Verge Of Passing Enormous Job-Killing Bill."

In the News

Snapchat And "The Vanishing American Adult"

mentioning Peter M. Robinsonvia Media Village
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Sitting for an interview with Peter Robinson on Uncommon Knowledge in 2017, the junior United States Senator from Nebraska, Ben Sasse, discussed his book The Vanishing American Adult.

In the News

Condoleezza Rice ‘Relieved’ US Canceled Talks With Taliban

quoting Condoleezza Ricevia American Military News
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Former Secretary of State under President George W. Bush, Condoleezza Rice said on Tuesday that she was “relieved” that the United States walked away from talks with the Taliban.

Michael Petrilli: The Education Gadfly Show: Parents’ Role In School Improvement

interview with Michael J. Petrillivia Thomas Fordham Institute
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Petrilli offers advice on how parents can play a role in improving their kids’ schools.

PoliticsAnalysis and Commentary

The California Legislature’s Approach To #MeToo: Better You Than Us

by Bill Whalenvia California on Your Mind
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Come the time President Trump faces the electorate next year, he’ll have some explaining to do for promises unmet—for openers, not cancelling all funding of “sanctuary” cities, not pushing for congressional term limits, not bringing back waterboarding.

In the News

US China On The Verge Of Entering Into A “Cold War” On Trade Tariffs

quoting Niall Fergusonvia Industry News Info
Thursday, September 12, 2019

A senior fellow from Stanford University’s Hoover Institution named Niall Ferguson commented that the two leading economies in the world have already brought themselves to the first step of a long Cold War. Ferguson said this on September 6, 2019 to Steve Sedgwick at Italy’s Ambrosetti Forum. He further said that under the current circumstance, it was impossible for President Trump to put a stop to the trade conflict between U.S and China and mend the damage done.


John Yoo: Team Of Trump Administration Officials Sent To California For Homelessness Fact-Finding Mission

interview with John Yoovia Fox News
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow John Yoo discusses the growing homeless crisis especially in California, and what the Trump administration might be able to do about it.

Analysis and Commentary

9/11/2001 And The 18 Years Since Then

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Today we remember September 11, 2001 and all that has happened in the 18 years since then.

In the News

The Violence Against Women Act Must Also Combat Female Genital Mutilation

quoting Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The Washington Examiner
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

This week, the Violence Against Women Act turns 25 years old. The act was passed in 1994 with bipartisan support because lawmakers wanted the government to do more to combat violence against women, ensure those who abuse and assault women are held accountable, and address new threats. While we have certainly made progress, our work is not done.

In the News

Battle Over “Progressive” Solutions Leaves Independent Contractors On Edge

quoting Thomas Sowellvia The Orange County Register
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

As the final week of the legislative session was winding down, the Senate and Assembly in party-line votes approved Assembly Bill 5, which will codify the state Supreme Court’s Dynamex ruling, leaving as many as 2 million freelance workers with an unsure future.