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Ronald Reagan’s Best Scene

by Pete Wilsonvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2001

Ronald Reagan played his best scene not in Hollywood but while in the White House. By Hoover fellow and former governor of California Pete Wilson.

Here’s the Rest of Him

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2001

Nancy Reagan shows us the side of her husband Dutch didn’t. By Hoover fellow Peter Robinson.

Fires of Hatred

by Norman M. Naimarkvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2001

Although the term ethnic cleansing became part of the lexicon only with the Balkan wars of the 1990s, the brutal practices the term describes occurred with numbing frequency during the past century. Hoover fellow Norman M. Naimark on what causes ethnic cleansing—and how it can be stopped.

All About Jane

by Steven C. Munsonvia Policy Review
Friday, December 1, 2000

Steven C. Munson on Command Performance: An Actress in the Theater of Politics by Jane Alexander

Jan Karski and the Hoover Institution

by Cissie Dore Hillvia Hoover Digest
Monday, October 30, 2000

After serving as the eyes and ears of the Polish resistance in World War II, Jan Karski became the eyes and ears of the Hoover Institution, securing thousands of documents related to wartime underground movements and governments in exile.
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Andrei Sakharov and the Nuclear Danger

by Sidney D. Drellvia Hoover Digest
Monday, October 30, 2000

A decade after the death of Andrei Sakharov, his views remain both trenchant and relevant. By Hoover fellow Sidney D. Drell.

Jan Karski, Freedom Fighter

by Deroy Murdockvia Hoover Digest
Monday, October 30, 2000

Jan Karski, a Polish underground leader during World War II, brought the first eyewitness accounts of the Holocaust to a mostly unbelieving West. A eulogy of the late hero by Hoover media fellow Deroy Murdock.

Remembering Joseph Brodsky

by Cissie Dore Hillvia Hoover Digest
Monday, October 30, 2000

An appreciation of the exiled Russian poet and winner of the Nobel Prize for literature. By Cissie Dore Hill.

Books

NATO: Its Past, Present, and Future

by Peter J. Duignanvia Hoover Institution Press
Monday, October 16, 2000

NATO: Its Past, Present, and Future tells the complete story of the most successful peacetime venture in Western cooperation, from the historic alliance's shaky beginnings to its cold war triumphs, failures and successes, as well as its recent enlargement and its controversial involvement in the Yugoslav imbroglio.

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Military History Working Group


The Working Group on the Role of Military History in Contemporary Conflict examines how knowledge of past military operations can influence contemporary public policy decisions concerning current conflicts.