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Analysis and Commentary

Why China's Race For AI Dominance Depends On Math

by Michael R. Auslinvia National Interest
Friday, July 3, 2020

Forget about “AI” itself: it’s all about the math, and America is failing to train enough citizens in the right kinds of mathematics to remain dominant.

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Ensuring America’s Innovation In Artificial Intelligence

featuring Fei-Fei Livia Hoover Podcasts
Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Listen to the discussion with Condoleezza Rice of the Hoover Institution and Fei-Fei Li of the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI) sharing their ideas on  Ensuring America’s Innovation in Artificial Intelligence.


Broadband For All

by John B. Taylor, Jack Malleryvia Project Syndicate
Monday, June 29, 2020

By driving a large share of work and education online, the COVID-19 pandemic has likely triggered a permanent change in many economic sectors. That makes closing the digital divide and ensuring universal Internet access more urgent than ever.

In the News

Anonymous Claims Responsibility For Atlanta PD Website Outage

quoting Herbert Linvia Government Technology
Wednesday, June 17, 2020

For the second time in two weeks the hacker group Anonymous has expressed solidarity with the protest movements roiling the country by targeting a U.S. police department — this time taking aim at Atlanta police.

Analysis and Commentary

The Cancel Culture Twitter Mob Comes To Economics

by John H. Cochranevia Grumpy Economist
Monday, June 15, 2020

Last week we learned the twitter mob has taken over economics too.

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Niall Ferguson On Trump, Viral Disinformation & Coronavirus

interview with Niall Fergusonvia Free Speech TV
Monday, June 15, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson discusses coronavirus disinformation, lockdowns, media coverage, network effects and much more.


Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses Defining Ideas article "Tweeting Vs. Rioting."

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Jacquelyn Schneider And Herb Lin: Cyber Power And Peril In The Post-COVID World | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing

interview with Herbert Lin, Jacquelyn Schneidervia Hoover Podcasts
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Jacquelyn Schneider And Herb Lin discuss Cyber Power And Peril In the Post-COVID World.

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Ross Douthat’s Decadent Society

interview with Ross Douthatvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, June 2, 2020


In his new book, The Decadent SocietyNew York Times columnist Ross Douthat presents a theory: “Western society stopped advancing in the second half of the 20th century."


Donald Trump In Twitter’s Lilliput

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Sunday, May 31, 2020

Only the president can lose his election, and thereby ensure socialism for his supporters in the fall. And he can lose only by descending into the Twitter swamp and playing a gullible Gulliver to be tied down and lacerated by clever but six-inch tall Lilliputians.


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The Task Force on Energy Policy addresses energy policy in the United States and its effects on our domestic and international political priorities, particularly our national security.