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Two Jeers for Democracy

by Tom Bethellvia Hoover Digest
Friday, January 30, 1998

The more democracy the better? According to Hoover media fellow Tom Bethell, not necessarily. An argument for restricting the franchise.

Traditional Asia Meets the Modern West

by Alex Inkelesvia Hoover Digest
Friday, January 30, 1998

How economic growth is forcing the placid stream of traditional Asian culture to merge with the turbulent stream of modernity. By Hoover fellow Alex Inkeles.

Vasili Azhaev's Far from Moscow

The Soviet Lit Biz

by Arnold Beichmanvia Hoover Digest
Friday, January 30, 1998

Hoover fellow Arnold Beichman examines one of the darker corners of Soviet history, describing how the Communists "annexed the written word--fiction, nonfiction, plays, essays, short stories, everything--to the party apparat."

America’s Struggle for Racial Equality

by Rep. Charles T. Canadyvia Policy Review
Thursday, January 1, 1998

Recapturing civil rights leaders’ commitment to ending discrimination

Virtual Veritas

by Mark Y. Herringvia Policy Review
Saturday, November 1, 1997

Preserving conservatism’s heritage in cyberspace

The Moral Basis of a Free Society

by Steve Forbesvia Policy Review
Saturday, November 1, 1997

Sustaining a healthy society requires more than capitalism and democracy. It takes a commitment to moral renewal

Home Front

by Kristine Napiervia Policy Review
Saturday, November 1, 1997

Kristine Napier serves up solutions to parents’ pop culture woes

A Black Man Confronts Africa

by Thomas Sowellvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, October 30, 1997

Hoover fellow Thomas Sowell examines a new book, Out of America: A Black Man Confronts Africa. The book is honest, Sowell finds, a quality that by itself is enough to render the volume "almost shocking."

George F. Will

George F. Will Tours the Scene

by George F. Willvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, October 30, 1997

At the Hoover Institution's dinner for its Board of Overseers this past summer, the columnist and television commentator George F. Will discussed the political scene. A tour d'horizon that is also a tour de force.

Promise Makers

by Bill McCartneyvia Policy Review
Monday, September 1, 1997

The founder of Promise Keepers explains why he’s calling for a spiritual assembly of men in the nation’s capital

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