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In Chicago, Former Defense Secretary James Mattis Recounts 9/11, Warns Of Internal Divisions As Threat To Nation

featuring General Jim Mattisvia Chicago Tribune
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Appearing in Chicago on the 18th anniversary of 9/11, former Defense Secretary James Mattis recalled how he first heard about the terrorist attacks on his car radio while a brigadier general in the Marines, newly arrived at Camp Pendleton from a senior post in the Pentagon.


Condoleezza Rice Talks New Book That Compares The Cold War To Present Day

interview with Condoleezza Ricevia Fox Business
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Condoleezza Rice discusses her new book To Build A Better World: Choices to End the Cold War and Create a Global Commonwealth, as well as the issues with China and the trade war.  


Supreme Court Makes Right Decision Allowing Trump Asylum Policy To Take Effect

by John Yoovia Fox News
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The Supreme Court was right Wednesday to stop a lone federal district court judge in San Francisco from blocking a Trump administration policy designed to limit the ability of Central American migrants to seek asylum in the U.S.


Condoleezza Rice Remembers 9/11 On 18th Anniversary

interview with Condoleezza Ricevia MSNBC Today Show
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Condoleezza Rice discusses 9/11 as well as her new book To Build A Better World: Choices to End the Cold War and Create a Global Commonwealth.

In the News

Condoleezza Rice Stops NBC Host In Her Tracks After She Is Asked Whether Russia 'Elected' Trump

quoting Condoleezza Ricevia The Washington Examiner
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice stopped NBC's Savannah Guthrie for asking whether or not Russia “elected Donald Trump.”

9/11, Six Years Later

by David R. Henderson
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

George W. Bush has provided, and is providing, much of that pavement. As you know if you’ve been paying attention to the news, this is the 18th anniversary of the murders of almost 3,000 people in Washington, D.C., New York City, and Pennsylvania. I wrote a piece for 6 years after the event and, since I own the copyright, I’m reprinting it here:

Analysis and Commentary

How Personalized Learning Enthusiasts Can Ensure They Aren’t Lowering The Bar For The Kids Who Are Behind

by Michael J. Petrillivia Thomas B. Fordham Institute
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Last week I argued that one of the greatest challenges facing elementary educators is the vast gulf in readiness levels between their high- and low-achieving students. Some kids enter first grade ready for Diary of a Wimpy Kid, if not Harry Potter, while others are still sounding out their letters. We looked at how two very different school models—Rocketship and Wildflower—cope.


Capitalism Is A Dead-End Narrative For Conservatives

by David Davenportvia The Washington Examiner
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Here’s a Jeopardy! answer for you to consider: The federal debt, free trade, a consistent national security policy, and young voters. The question: What are things conservatism has lost?

In the News

Here Is What The 2020 Candidates Say About The President's Power To Wage War Without Congressional Approval

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Reason
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The strongest critics of unilateral decisions to attack other countries include Tulsi Gabbard and Bernie Sanders, while Joe Biden thinks anything goes.

In the News

The Left Shouldn't Shy Away From Being Pro-Growth

quoting John H. Cochranevia Bloomberg
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

For too long, conservatives and libertarians have monopolized the cause of economic growth. Liberals and the left need to take it back.