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2010 Dynamics Lean Republican

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Over at Investor’s Business Daily’s Web site, an interesting piece by Raghavan Mayur discussing how the dynamics driving the midterm election generally tilt Republican.

Bye-Bye Blackboards

by Michael J. Petrillivia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, April 20, 2010

It’s easy to ridicule “interactive whiteboards” and the schools that are rushing to buy them. Choose your analogy: it’s like rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic, perfecting VHS in a Blu-ray world, or lemmings jumping over a cliff.

Potato-Head Regulators

by Henry I. Millervia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, April 19, 2010

The theater of the absurd is alive and well in Brussels.

Dodd bill too opaque

by Jonathan Maceyvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, April 19, 2010

A major battle between two barons of the Senate pits Banking Committee chairman Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) against minority leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kty.).

Obama and American Muslims: How Different?

by Daniel Pipesvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, April 19, 2010

The New York Times ran a story today, “White House Quietly Courts Muslims in U.S.,” that contrasts the Obama and George W.

Progressivism Remains Off Key

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, April 19, 2010

There is a delicious irony in the Center for American Progress choosing Tax Day, April 15, 2010, to publish its new defense of the progressive intellectual tradition in the U.S.

Arena: Are Democrats or Republicans hurt more by ties to Goldman Sachs?

by Robert Zelnickvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, April 19, 2010

Arena:  Are Democrats or Republicans hurt more by ties to Goldman Sachs?

The End of the Education Debate

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Advancing a Free Society
Monday, April 19, 2010

The education-reform debate as we have known it for a generation is creaking to a halt.

Jerry Meets and Beats the Press

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, April 19, 2010

Here’s a lesson in diversion and clever media management, courtesy of California Attorney General and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown.

The challenge: what news to make at last weekend’s California Democratic Party convention.

Trends in American Income Inequality Prior to the Recession

by Gary S. Beckervia Advancing a Free Society
Sunday, April 18, 2010

While median family income in the United States fell for over a decade prior to the beginning of the recession that started in late 2007, per capita incomes continued to grow during that time period.

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