Peter Berkowitz, the Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of the National Security and Law and Virtues of a Free Society Task Forces, discusses the Republican Party and the candidates for president. The economy and reducing unemployment, he says, are key electability platforms.
Dan talks to Hoover senior fellow and Isreal expert, Peter Berkowitz...
Both the quest for purity and the quest for unity [among conservatives] are misguided...
Victor Davis Hanson is a classicist and military historian, professor of classics, and the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. He is the author of numerous books, the most recent of which are Makers of Ancient Strategy: From the Persian Wars to the Fall of Rome, which Professor Hanson edited, and The Father of Us All: War and History, Ancient and Modern, a volume of his essays.
His reading list focuses on how liberty is won, lost, and neglected. By Jonathan Rauch.
In his “Theses on Feuerbach,” the young Karl Marx proclaimed, “[P]hilosophers have only hitherto interpreted the world in various ways; the point is to change it” (emphasis in original). The mission statements of several preeminent colleges and universities in the United States follow suit, an analyst noted.
Berkowitz on the John Batchelor Show: “the translation of the principle of individual liberty into political practice... is accompanied by a set of institutions that are accountable to the people”
Hoover senior fellow Peter Berkowitz compares King John’s signing of the Magna Carta in the thirteenth century to the Affordable Care Act on the John Batchelor Show. Topics include limited government, liberty, top-down creation of laws, incompetence of government, and recent Gallup polls.