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Discomfort in “Mexifornia”

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, April 1, 2007

A 2003 book warning against illegal immigration has now found acceptance. The author explains. By Victor Davis Hanson.

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Crossing to Safety

by Gary S. Beckervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, April 1, 2007

Crime is bleeding Latin America of talent, jobs, and the self-confidence to join the global economy. By Gary S. Becker.

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First, Do No Harm

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Patent protections, pricing freedom, and the ability to market new products have given the United States the most innovative pharmaceutical industry on earth. Why we must resist new efforts to regulate Big Pharma. By Richard A. Epstein.

Addicted to the Drug War

by Robert Leesonvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

The war on illegal drugs engenders corruption, terrorism, and family breakdown, weakening America while strengthening our enemies. By Robert Leeson.

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The Job the FBI Can't Do

by Richard A. Posnervia Hoover Digest
Monday, October 30, 2006

A tale of two cultures—spies and cops—and why they just won’t mix in a single agency. Richard A. Posner on how to remake domestic intelligence.

Drug War Deadlock: The Policy Battle Continues

Drug War Deadlock: The Policy Battle Continues

by Laura E. Hugginsvia Hoover Institution Press
Thursday, September 22, 2005

A diverse collection of readings from scholarly journals, government reports, think tank studies, newspapers, and books that offers a comprehensive look at the drug debate. With each section featuring opposing articles written by many of the foremost authorities in their respective fields, the book offers a concise view of the many divergent viewpoints surrounding drug policy in America.

The Wrong War

by David R. Hendersonvia Hoover Digest
Saturday, July 30, 2005

A sensible approach to the drug problem. By David R. Henderson.

Checks, Balances, and Wartime Detainees

by Benjamin Wittesvia Policy Review
Friday, April 1, 2005

The Supreme Court mediates as Congress abdicates

When War Must Be the Answer

by James V. Schallvia Policy Review
Wednesday, December 1, 2004

The case for force

Good Odds in California

by Joseph D. McNamaravia Hoover Digest
Saturday, October 30, 2004

Expanding legalized gambling in California would create a huge jackpot for the state’s coffers. Governor Schwarzenegger, call your office. By Joseph D. McNamara.


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The National Security and Law Task Force examines the rule of law, the laws of war, and US constitutional law to make proposals that strike an optimal balance between individual freedom and the vigorous defense of the nation against terrorists both abroad and at home.