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Analysis and Commentary

Ain't A Dime's Worth Of Difference?

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, December 17, 2018

There ain’t a dime’s worth of difference between the Republicans and the Democrats. This quote is attributed to the late George C. Wallace, governor of Alabama in the 1960s and again in the 1980s, and frequent candidate for President of the United States.


Richard Epstein: Showcase Panel I: What is Regulation For? [NLC 2018]

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Federalist Society
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein joins a panel discussion concerning whether it is time to update the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) and if so how should the APA be updated.

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The Libertarian: Free Speech And Campaign Finance

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, November 29, 2018

How to think about the role of money in politics.

In the News

A Californian Is The Top Republican In The House. Can His Party Recover Back Home?

quoting Bill Whalenvia Sacramento Bee
Friday, November 16, 2018

Three years after he first bid for the job, Bakersfield Rep. Kevin McCarthy has finally landed the top Republican leadership position in the House of Representatives.

In the News

Debate Over American Exceptionalism Is Over

quoting Niall Fergusonvia The Hill
Thursday, November 15, 2018
American nationalism was indicted as a cover for xenophobia and racism in the midterm elections. Yet, absent U.S. nationalism’s strongly positive side, the related concept of American exceptionalism fails.
In the News

What Does History Tell Us About 2018?

quoting Morris P. Fiorinavia The Washington Free Beacon
Friday, November 9, 2018
The lesson of 2018 is that the political class is addicted to drawing lessons. Every two years, after the ballots are counted and the winners declared, our reporters, pundits, officials, activists, and analysts turn immediately to the next election. What do these results portend?
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The Libertarian: Debating Birthright Citizenship

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Does the constitution guarantee citizenship for children born to illegal immigrants in the US?


Settled Law: Birthright Citizenship And The 14th Amendment

by John Yoovia The American Mind
Friday, November 2, 2018
The 14th Amendment settled the question of birthright citizenship.
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Area 45: Election Preview With Dave Brady, Mo Fiorina, And Doug Rivers

interview with David Brady, Morris P. Fiorina, Douglas Riversvia Area 45
Friday, November 2, 2018

What the fractious political landscape means for the midterm elections.

The Classicist with Victor Davis Hanson:
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The Classicist: Wolves In Wolves’ Clothing

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Friday, October 26, 2018

As the Democratic Party falls under the sway of its progressive wing, even the pretense of moderation is fading away.