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The Civil Rights Movement And Stolen Valor

by Bruce Thorntonvia Front Page Magazine
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Kamala Harris leverages her (half-)black victimhood for political advantage.

Russ Roberts

Russ Roberts On The Resilient Performance Podcast

featuring Russell Robertsvia Resilient Performance Systems
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Russ Roberts discusses online behavior, outrage, trends, unintended consequences of online activism, and how we can alter incentives to steer us away from outrage.

In the News

The Clarence Thomas Effect

quoting John Yoovia The Atlantic
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

The notoriously quiet Supreme Court justice has had a far-reaching influence on the personnel of the Trump administration, which may be his most lasting legacy. Clarence Thomas is the longest-serving justice currently sitting on the Supreme Court. For much of his tenure, court watchers and critics have dismissed his jurisprudence as largely irrelevant, demoting him to the late Justice Antonin Scalia’s judicial sidekick.

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The Libertarian: Trump, Twitter, And The First Amendment

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Were federal courts right to limit the president’s control of his social media account?

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Nike And Kaepernick

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

The broader implications of the company’s decision.


Economist Michael Boskin On Tariffs, Immigration, And Social Security

interview with Michael J. Boskinvia The Federalist
Monday, July 8, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Boskin discusses President Trump’s trade war with China, global economic and immigration trends in Europe, and the economics behind popular 2020 platforms like the Green New Deal and Medicare For All.

In the News

New York’s Socialist Revolution Isn’t What It Seems

quoting Jonathan Roddenvia The Atlantic
Monday, July 8, 2019

The success of left-wing candidates in the Empire State has less to do with their ideas than with the decline of the Republican Party.

Analysis and Commentary

Threats To Free And Open Societies

interview with H. R. McMaster, Niall Ferguson, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Larry Diamondvia C-SPAN
Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Hoover Institution fellows H.R. McMaster, Niall Ferguson, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, and Larry Diamond discuss threats to free and open societies and what can be done to defeat these threats across government, the private sector, academia, and civil society.

In the News

Welcome To California

quoting Lee Ohanianvia City Journal
Monday, July 8, 2019

After enduring decades of red tape, some developers are seeing their projects through.

Analysis and Commentary

The State Of Parent Choice In 2019

by Paul E. Petersonvia The Education Exchange
Monday, July 8, 2019

Howard Fuller, a Distinguished Professor of Education, and Founder/Director of the Institute for the Transformation of Learning at Marquette University, joins Paul E. Peterson on the 100th episode of the Education Exchange to discuss the state of school choice and it's contentious standing in current politics.


Virtues Task Force