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Human Trafficking and Climate Change: Understanding the Disastrous Relationship

by Alice Hill
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Human trafficking is a horrendous crime: it degrades human security and undermines the rights of people around the globe. Although the exact number of victims worldwide remains elusive, the extent of human trafficking stands to increase in coming years for several reasons, including the accelerating rate of climate change. 

In the News

US Once Copied Ideas Too, Says Top Economist

quoting Thomas J. Sargentvia The Straits Times
Friday, September 21, 2018
As tensions between the world's two largest economies escalate into a full-blown trade war, US President Donald Trump has accused China of stealing American know-how by forced technology transfer.
Analysis and Commentary

A Theory Of Racial Harmony

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Friday, September 21, 2018
Racial bias--explicit, implicit, conscious, or unconscious--in U.S. universities and colleges is not a new subject. Race relations have been a heated, controversial subject of research and discussion for decades.
Analysis and Commentary

The Oslo Accords And The Failures Of Idealistic Internationalism

by Bruce Thorntonvia Front Page Magazine
Friday, September 21, 2018
Twenty-five years ago, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and PLO chief Yasser Arafat stood in front of Bill Clinton in the White House Rose Garden and shook hands to mark their signing of the Oslo Accords. This pact included handing part of Judea and Samaria to the control of Palestinian Arabs. A year later the Palestinian Authority was created as the controlling authority that still governs part of the so-called West Bank.

Anti-Liberal Zealotry Part III: Locke And The Liberal Tradition

by Peter Berkowitzvia Real Clear Policy
Friday, September 21, 2018

In “Why Liberalism Failed,” Patrick Deneen attributes to John Locke’s liberalism the purpose of emancipating individuals from every imaginable form of constraint. This undergirds Deneen’s thesis that liberalism promulgates false and self-defeating ideas about human nature, morality, and politics.


Are We On The Verge Of Civil War?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Friday, September 21, 2018

Americans keep dividing into two hostile camps. It seems the country is back to 1860 on the eve of the Civil War, rather than in 2018, during the greatest age of affluence, leisure, and freedom in the history of civilization.

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The Libertarian: The Kavanaugh Controversy

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Friday, September 21, 2018

Parsing the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

In the News

New Data: Democrats Crushing Republicans In 2018 Elections

quoting David Bradyvia Axios
Thursday, September 20, 2018

Riding a surge of enthusiasm in opposition to President Trump, more Democrats turned out in the primaries for House elections than Republicans this year — the first time that has happened since 2008.

In the News

GOP Pushes Kavanaugh Accuser To Testify About Sexual Assault Allegation, But Risks A #MeToo Backlash

quoting David Bradyvia Hartford Courant
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Republicans hardened their position and closed ranks Wednesday in the handling of sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, ramping up their rhetoric and unifying around the idea that his accuser should testify — publicly or privately — by Monday.


Breitbart News Tonight - Victor Davis Hanson

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Breitbart
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses his American Greatness article "The New Refuge of Scoundrels."


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