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Andrew Nagorski at the Berlin Wall, early 1990, shortly after it fell
In the News

The Triumph Western In 1989 Incubated With The Turbulence Of 2019

quoting Timothy Garton Ashvia iLawJournal News
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

It was a moment of illusion, in the double sense of the word. Illusion as hope. And illusion as a mirage. The fall of the Berlin wall represented the triumph of the liberal democracies against the soviet bloc, and opened a new phase in which nothing was going to slow down the expansion of human rights, free elections and the rule of law. But 1989 was also a moment of illusion in the sense of vain self-delusion. The crisis after 30 years fracturarían West incubaban in those days of wine and roses.


Niall Ferguson On The John Batchelor Show: De-globalization And Cold War II (Part 1 Of 2)

interview with Niall Fergusonvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

(Part 1) Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson discusses de-globalization and the trade war between the US and China.


Reagan Speechwriter Peter Robinson Recalls ‘Tear Down This Wall’ And Assesses GOP, Josh Hawley

interview with Peter M. Robinsonvia St. Louis on the Air
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Peter Robinson discusses crafting what would become one of the world’s most famous presidential speeches.


Beijing Can’t Bring Home The Bacon

by Michael R. Auslinvia The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Along with slow growth and high-tech oppression, pork shortages may make the Chinese masses squeal.

In the News

What Really Caused The World To Go To War?

mentioning Hoover Institutionvia The Spectator
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Armistice day this year marks one hundred and one years since the guns were silenced on the western front. Four years of commemorations of the ‘seminal catastrophe’ of modern times, the calamity from which other calamities sprang, has also meant a wave of ‘new’ accounts of varying quality, none more so than for the causes of the conflict. But a book that has ‘turned up’ on the origins of the First World War could dramatically change our thinking about what really caused the world to go to war.

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Area 45: John Batchelor

interview with John Batchelorvia Area 45
Friday, November 8, 2019

John Batchelor discusses what drew him to the world of talk radio and how the Trump presidency has affected his show.


Free Exchange: Tim Kane On The Decline Of Great Powers

interview with Timothy Kanevia CapX
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Tim Kane discusses why great powers decline and collapse.

Analysis and Commentary

Colin Dueck Makes The Case For Conservative Nationalism

by Michael R. Auslinvia National Review
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Neither isolationist nor interventionist, it’s a foreign-policy tradition that dates to the Founding.


What Happened to Jimmy Hoffa? | Robert Wright & Jack Goldsmith [The Wright Show]

interview with Jack Goldsmithvia The Wright Show
Monday, November 4, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Jack Goldsmith discusses his new book In Hoffa's Shadow: A Stepfather, a Disappearance in Detroit, and My Search for the Truth.


Jack Goldsmith: Buried Treasure: "A New Take On The Hoffa Mystery"

interview with Jack Goldsmithvia Skullduggery
Monday, November 4, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Jack Goldsmith discusses his new book In Hoffa's Shadow: A Stepfather, a Disappearance in Detroit, and My Search for the Truth.


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.