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America Can Afford To Stay Calm With Iran

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

President Trump recently ordered and then called off a retaliatory strike against Iran for destroying a U.S. surveillance drone. The U.S. asserts that the drone was operating in international space. Iran claims it was in Iranian airspace.

In the News

The Cybersecurity 202: Elizabeth Warren Aims For The Fences On Election Security

quoting Herbert Linvia Greenwich Time
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., the top-polling candidate in the first Democratic presidential debate on Wednesday, also has the most ambitious plan for how to protect U.S. elections from foreign hackers.

In the News

President Xi Of China Remains An Enigma

quoting Elizabeth Economyvia IDN-InDepthNews
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Xi Jinping, president of China, remains an enigma. You watched him on television reviewing the dancing in Pyongyang in the company of Kim Jong-un and his face is near to expressionless when in repose. He doesn’t stand like an arrogant man and we recall that time when he went out to eat in a noodle cafe he joined the back of the queue. His face doesn’t look hard, as did Hitler’s or Stalin’s or Donald Trump’s and Boris Johnson’s do today.

In the News

When Trump Meets With World Leaders, He Won’t Be The Only One Thinking About 2020

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia The New York Times
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

By the time the second of this week’s Democratic presidential debates gets underway, President Trump should be ensconced in meetings with counterparts at an international summit gathering in Osaka, Japan. But he will not be the only one in the room with one eye on political developments back in the United States.


Talking Election Security In The Nation’s Capital

interview with Alex Stamosvia Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
Monday, June 24, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Alex Stamos discusses securing US elections.


Cyber Threats To Campaigns And Elections

interview with Alex Stamosvia Bipartisan Policy Center
Monday, June 10, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Alex Stamos discusses the possible cyber threats to our elections.


Is Economic Development The Key To Mideast Peace?

by Michael J. Boskinvia Project Syndicate
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Now that the Trump administration has offered a blueprint for economic development and reform in the Palestinian territories, the opportunity costs of maintaining the status quo are clear for all to see. Although the Palestinians remain opposed to the plan, at least now they can start to consider the economic potential of peace.

In the News

Brexiteer Reveals The Bitter Irony Of The Brexit Deadlock – 'We're Becoming Like Europe!'

quoting Niall Fergusonvia Daily Express (UK)
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The insight was conjured by Brexiteer historian Niall Ferguson on BBC Politics Live on Tuesday afternoon. Exasperated by what he saw as the false promises of a no deal scenario, Mr Ferguson told host Jo Coburn: “On the present trajectory, the Conservatives are going to lose heavily at the next election unless the Brexit Party is disbanded and Nigel Farage endorses Boris Johnson, which seems to me highly unlikely to happen. We’re in the midst of a major realignment in British politics.

In the News

'No War On Iran' Rally Planned For San Francisco

quoting Abbas Milanivia KTVU
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

A "No War on Iran" rally is planned for Tuesday in San Francisco at the BART Plaza at Mission and 24th Streets, with protestors calling for the Trump administration to end economic sanctions against Iran and back away from military conflict. 

Analysis and Commentary

Understanding The Leadership Of Kim Jong Un

interview with Markos Kounalakisvia World Affairs
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Markos Kounalakis talks with Anna Fifield, Beijing, bureau chief for the Washington Post and author of The Great Successor: The Divinely Perfect Destiny of Brilliant Comrade Jong Un, about how a better understanding of North Korea’s leader might lead to improved relations with the closed-off nation.


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