Circumstances are decisive. What might be unthinkable in the U.S. looks more reasonable in France.
On Feb. 13 in St. Paul, Minn., the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in Wagner v. Jones. The appeal is procedurally complex.
Civics education must not be indoctrination, but it also must not be overlooked. By Peter Berkowitz.
Hoover fellow Peter Berkowitz on Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, the late Soviet dissident and honorary Hoover fellow to whom “one word of truth outweighed the whole world.”
David Brooks, New York Times columnist and author, was the featured speaker at the opening dinner, Sunday, April 30, of the 2006 Hoover Spring Retreat.
Peter Berkowitz on The Art Instinct: Beauty, Pleasure, and Human Evolution by Denis Dutton
Peter Berkowitz on Defending the West: A Critique of Edward Said's Orientalism by Ibn Warraq
The war in Iraq may be getting more unpopular by the day, but antiwar protesters are mostly missing in action. Why? By John Bunzel.
According to an increasingly influential bloc of same-sex marriage supporters, Americans cannot reasonably disagree any longer.
Michael Boskin, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and T. M. Friedman Professor of Economics at Stanford University, discussed “Why Is Social Security So Hard to Reform and What Can Be Done About It?”
Peter Berkowitz on Restoring Free Speech and Liberty on Campus by Donald Alexander Downs
Peter Berkowitz on Theory’s Empire: An Anthology of Dissent edited by Daphne Patai and Will H. Corral
Peter Berkowitz on I Am Charlotte Simmons by Tom Wolfe
Peter Berkowitz on Revolutionary Characters: What Made The Founders Different by Gordon Wood
Peter Berkowitz on The Roads to Modernity: The British, French, and American Enlightments by Gertrude Himmelfarb
Peter Berkowitz on Freedom’s Power: The True Force of Liberalism by Paul Starr
For students of politics, the study of virtue is not a choice but a necessity imposed by the character of their subject matter.
Debunking the myth of a polarized America. By Morris P. Fiorina.