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Analysis and Commentary

The Education Exchange: “Dismantling Racism In Mathematics Instruction”

by Paul E. Petersonvia The Education Exchange
Tuesday, June 1, 2021

A Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute and former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, Williamson M. Evers, Ph.D., joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss a proposed mathematics curriculum framework in California which, if passed, could stunt student progress in math and halt gifted-and-talented programs.

Analysis and Commentary

Bruce Meyer On Poverty

by Russ Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, May 31, 2021

Economist Bruce Meyer of the University of Chicago talks about poverty with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. In recent years, a number of scholars have claimed that millions of Americans live in extreme poverty, akin to the standard of living in the poorest countries around the world. Meyer argues that these studies are based on flawed surveys or particular assumptions that may not be justified. The conversation also addresses broader challenges around measuring mobility and the American Dream.


Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Friday, May 28, 2021

(Part 1) Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "Should Roe V. Wade Stand?" Part 2 of the interview is available here.


Michael Petrilli: Same Old, Same Old: How Districts Are Spending Federal Relief Dollars (So Far)

interview with Michael J. Petrillivia Education Gadfly (Thomas B. Fordham Institute)
Friday, May 28, 2021

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Petrilli discusses the latest trends in school district spending of federal relief funds.


Niall Ferguson: Planning For Catastrophe

interview with Niall Fergusonvia Warfare
Friday, May 28, 2021
Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson discusses whether it is possible to avoid disasters especially when they are inherently unpredictable.
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Victor Davis Hanson: Q&A

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Friday, May 28, 2021
On this final episode of The Classicist Podcast, Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson answers listener questions on everything from farming to war movies to which books he’s always wanted to write but never gotten around to.
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Law Talk: Marbury, Madison … And Yoo?

interview with Richard A. Epstein, John Yoo, Troy Senikvia Law Talk With Epstein, Senik & Yoo
Friday, May 28, 2021

Abortion at the Supreme Court, Big Tech regulation in Florida, a showdown in Belarus, and the debate over paying college athletes.


Victor Davis Hanson: Galileo And The Bat Cave In Southwest China; & What Is To Be Done?

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, May 27, 2021

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses the following article "SARS-like outbreak in 2012 spotlights role of Wuhan researchers."


Glenn Loury: People Pushing Critical Race Theory Are Overplaying Their Hand & People Are Not Going To Put Up With It (56:46)

by Glenn Louryvia Fox News
Thursday, May 27, 2021

Hoover Institution fellow Glenn Loury talks about the state of race relations in America, how too many young black kids are feeling stifled because of leftist rhetoric, and why he is worried about the critical race theory narrative evolving among the woke.

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Libertarian: Abortion And The Supreme Court: A History

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, May 27, 2021

From Pre-Roe v. Wade to … post-Roe v. Wade