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The Libertarian: The Green New Deal

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, February 14, 2019

The new policy proposal is an exercise in progressive absurdity.


Where’s The Love—For Pelosi, AOC, And California Aerospace?

by Bill Whalenvia California on Your Mind
Thursday, February 14, 2019

This being Valentine’s Day, I’m guessing that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi isn’t sending much affection Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s way—even if Pelosi did applaud in her direction (at President Trump’s expense) during last week’s State of the Union Address.


William Barr’s Remarkable Non-Commitments About The Mueller Report

by Jack Goldsmith, Maddie McMahonvia Lawfare
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

“I don’t think there’ll be a report,” President Trump’s former attorney, John Dowd, recently told ABC News. “I will be shocked if anything regarding the president is made public, other than ‘We’re done.’” Referring to a possible report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Dowd suggested Mueller won’t release a detailed public accounting of the results of the investigation because he has nothing on Trump.

Analysis and Commentary

The Mythologies Of ‘Joe Being Joe’ Biden

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Some polls put 76-year-old Joe Biden as the Democratic front-runner for the 2020 presidential election. There is certainly some logic to that reckoning.


Lanhee Chen: Socialism's Siren Song

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Armstrong and Getty
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses the Green New Deal and why Americans should be concerned.

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Area 45: The (Second) American Civil War? With Victor Davis Hanson

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Area 45
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Victor Davis Hanson analyzes the hands dealt to the 16th president, Abraham Lincoln, and the 45th president, Donald Trump.


Gavin Newsom States His Case -- And A Nation-State Lurches Further To The Left

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Under the category of “hours wasted that I’ll regret on my death bed,” I spent part of last week sifting through responses to the presidential State of the Union Addresses.

In the News

Victimization, American-Style

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia Courier Express
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Of all the headlines about the scandals concerning the alleged past sins of one after another high official in Virginia, one struck me most poignantly. It was this, from the front page of The Washington Times: ”Democrats to vet candidates closely for secrets in past.”

In the News

Nyack Library Looks At America's 'Creed,' With Help From Condoleezza Rice

mentioning Condoleezza Ricevia Lohud
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

From now till August, Nyack Public Library will be taking a long look at what it means to be an American, courtesy of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and the American Library Association.


Ep. 211: Charlie’s Wars With Charles Hill

interview with Charles Hillvia Q & A, Hosted by Jay Nordlinger
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Charles Hill talks about his upbringing in New Jersey, his life in the arena, his career in the academy, and the fate of the world.


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