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Empowering Students through School Choice, with Betsy DeVos

interview with Betsy DeVosvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, June 3, 2019


The 11th US secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, talks about how she’s empowering students and parents to find the best education through her school choice proposal. 

Policy Seminar with Raghuram Rajan

Friday, May 24, 2019
Annenberg Conference Room, Lou Henry Hoover Building

Raghuram Rajan, senior fellow at Hoover, Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at Chicago Booth, former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, and former Chief Economist and Director of Research at the International Monetary Fund, discussed his book, The Third Pillar: How Markets and the State Leave the Community Behind.

In the News

Now Julian Assange Is A Martyr

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia The Atlantic
Friday, May 24, 2019
Julian Assange, the Australian national who founded WikiLeaks, was indicted Thursday for soliciting classified information from an American whistle-blower in 2010 and publishing sensitive military files as well as State Department cables.

Richard Epstein: Roe V. Wade Stands

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "In Defense Of Abortion’s Messy Status Quo."


Richard Epstein: Waiting For Mueller In The Impeachment Dance

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses a Wall Street Journal article titled "House Democrats in Swing Districts Are Torn Over Impeachment."

Analysis and Commentary

Refreshing YIMBY At NYT

by John H. Cochrane via Grumpy Economist
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Farhad Manjoo writes an excellent YIMBY (yes in my back yard) essay in the New York Times, remarkably placing the blame squarely where it belongs -- progressive politics.


David Davenport Discusses His Book

interview with David Davenportvia Lars Larson National Podcast
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow David Davenport discusses his book How Public Policy Became War.

Analysis and Commentary

India Turns West But Away From Western Values

by Tunku Varadarajanvia The Wall Street Journal
Thursday, May 23, 2019

[Subscription Required] Aparadox is playing out in India. The country is abandoning Western values at a time when it is closer strategically to the West, and to the U.S. in particular, than it has ever been.

In the News

The Remarkable Survival Of Free Thought And Activism In China

quoting Elizabeth Economyvia The Diplomat
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Thirty years ago this week, thousands of students occupied Tiananmen Square in the heart of Beijing, engaging in a hunger strike to call for political and economic reform. Other citizens across the country –professors, workers, even Communist Party cadres — were slowly joining in their demands for democracy and transparency.

In the News

The Hounding Of Hope Hicks And The Desperation Of The Democrats

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia Spectator
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Oscar Wilde once observed that only very superficial people don’t judge things by their appearances.


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