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What Our Business Leaders Have Been Catching Up On During Quarantine

cited Andrew Robertsvia CSQ
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The CSQ community around the world is turning to books for everything from practical wisdom to something light and fun. Some are savoring the chance to learn new ideas and principles, ranging from the culinary and physical to the philosophical and spiritual. Here’s a list of some of the books keeping their inspiring minds afloat.

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Thomas Sowell Tells Mark Levin Left-Wing Ideology 'Falls Apart Like A House Of Cards' When You Demand Facts

quoting Thomas Sowellvia Fox News
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Author and Hoover Institution senior fellow Thomas Sowell said on Tuesday that much of the left's ideology "falls apart like a house of cards" under scrutiny.

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Happy 90th Birthday, Thomas Sowell

featuring Thomas Sowellvia Legal Insurrection
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Today is Thomas Sowell’s 90th birthday, and I want to wish him a very happy one.


Progressive Lawmakers Decry Racism, But Their Policies Devastate People Of Color

by Lee Ohanianvia California on Your Mind
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

California politicians are promising to address racism with new policies, including a potential state constitutional amendment, ACA 5, that would restore racial, ethnic, and gender-based preferential hiring and college admissions. As one lawmaker remarked, “It is time to eliminate the systemic racism that permeates our society. We will not stand for anything less.”

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The Case against Revolution with Ayaan Hirsi Ali

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, June 30, 2020


As the United States and the world embark on fraught conversations about race, history, law enforcement, and the underpinnings of our very civilization, Ayaan Hirsi Ali joins Peter Robinson for an enlightening conversation.

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The CFO Essential Summer Reading List

mentioning Thomas Sowellvia Forbes
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Summer is here. And while the activities we have enjoyed in years past may be put on hold this season, there is one activity that we should all continue to embrace: summer reading. Now, more than ever, busy executives need time to themselves to recharge the batteries, and few activities are better than reading a great book under the sun.

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Nine Leadership Lessons From Churchill And Bonaparte

cited Andrew Robertsvia Forbes
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Like most of you, I have had to mix up my routine personally and professionally during the pandemic. One escape I have found worthy has been reading epic biographies of two of the most famous leaders in our history: Winston Churchill and Napoleon Bonaparte.


Discussing Louisiana Abortion Law Struck Down By Supreme Court: John Yoo On Fox News’ Outnumbered Overtime

interview with John Yoovia AEI
Monday, June 29, 2020

(2:10) Hoover Institution fellow John Yoo discusses the Louisiana abortion law struck down by Supreme Court.

Analysis and Commentary

Where Did Socialism Go?

by David Davenportvia The Washington Examiner
Monday, June 29, 2020

Whatever happened to last year’s political rage, socialism? Was it one of those musical one-hit wonders that soared briefly but then flamed out? Was it the political equivalent of a new television program that bombed after only one season?


Victor Davis Hanson On Breitbart News Sunday

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Breitbart News Sunday
Sunday, June 28, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses the presidential election and says “It’s more or less whether you like the United States more as it was before Memorial Day, or whether you would prefer what’s evolving after this Memorial Day, and by that I mean, whether you think that we didn’t have to be perfect to be good, and our institutions from the founders were necessary to incorporate change in a lawful and calm peaceful manner and then they can adjudicate any particular flaws we have in society versus we have a cancer, supposedly from our founding, and that racism has to be irradiated or cut out, and if it kills us, the host, then that’s a necessary price to pay. I think it’s that stark a choice.”


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