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Blissfully Uneducated

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American
Friday, July 6, 2007

Is “ho”—the rapper slang for the slur “whore”—a bad word?

Analysis and Commentary

In these cities of no God, democracy is mocked by poverty and inequality

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, June 28, 2007

Liberal democracy can't flourish where rookie drug dealers earn more than teachers and the poor are treated like dirt...

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Feds suggest state GOP broke law in hiring immigrant to key post

with Bill Whalenvia San Francisco Chronicle
Wednesday, June 27, 2007

California Republican Party officials might have violated federal immigration law by hiring an Australian immigrant for a top finance post without ever demanding to see his proof of legal residence, immigration officials said Tuesday...

Analysis and Commentary

Attention-Getters

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, June 26, 2007

People can get attention either from their accomplishments or from their deliberate attempts to get attention...

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Our Founding Father

with Milton Friedmanvia American Spectator
Monday, June 25, 2007

What would the world be like if there had been no William F. Buckley?

Analysis and Commentary

Do these people understand what democracies are all about?

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Monday, June 25, 2007

Over the years of studying politics I have not been a fan of plain democracy....

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Bunting tells why he is once again leaving business for politics

with Tod Lindbergvia Jamaica Observer
Sunday, June 24, 2007

Chief Executive Officer of brokerage house Dehring Bunting & Golding, Peter Bunting outlined his reasons for re-entering politics last week at a Jamaica Securities Dealers Association annual members' luncheon where he was also honoured...

Analysis and Commentary

Sir Salman's plight

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Los Angeles Times
Sunday, June 24, 2007

Salman Rushdie, with a little help from her majesty, has again clarified the battle lines on which we stand...

Analysis and Commentary

Fairness in public policy not a virtue to be commended

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Friday, June 22, 2007

Few ideas serve more wicked purposes than "fairness..."

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Bill Gates's Charitable Visas

with Robert J. Barrovia National Center for Policy Analysis
Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Bill Gates's plan to use his foundation to reduce world poverty is a noble goal; but it will likely just supplement the much larger -- and at best, checkered -- programs of aid and debt relief that have been carried out for many years by international organizations and governments, says Robert Barro, economics professor at Harvard University and a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University....

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