Peter Schweizer, the William J. Casey Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a former consultant to NBC News, discusses how Congress and the government, in giving sweetheart contracts to friends and big donors, cause a tremendous waste of taxpayer dollars.
Richard Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of the John and Jean De Nault Task Force on Property Rights, Freedom, and Prosperity, discusses why the Arab Spring turned dark and how popular democracy, free speech, and property rights can succeed in the Middle East.
Richard Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of its Property Rights, Freedom, and Prosperity Task Force, notes that the conscious decision to make Apple the focal point of a special investigation offers a bittersweet commentary on the fragile state of the US political economy.
Richard Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses the rule of law and how it applies to alleged Boston bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev.
This week on Uncommon Knowledge columnist James Delingpole discusses, with Hoover research fellow Peter Robinson, the European Union, the Green movement, and socialized medicine. (47:41)
In this episode of Uncommon Knowledge, Peter sits down with Senator Tom Cotton, a Republican from Arkansas, to examine the many issues facing the nation today.
Michael McFaul, the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a professor of political science at Stanford, and director and senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, discusses Putin and his worldview, and how to contain him.
Putting numbers to the news, Hoover fellow Bruce Bueno de Mesquita lays his bets on issues such as climate change and Middle East peace.
Bestselling author Sebastian Junger sets the premise for his latest book, War, which focuses on the fighting in Afghanistan’s Korengal Valley...
John Podhoretz describes the dangers of the pursuit of normalcy, in particular the pursuit of a lesser global role for the United States...
Victor Davis Hanson describes the several ways in which the American way of war is distinctive. . . .
John Arquilla and Victor Davis Hanson discuss the importance of many and small. . . .
Rupert Murdoch weighs in on capitalism, China, Google, and more. . . .
Two former White House speech writers assess the president's address. . . .
Have we drifted from the decisive victories for freedom achieved in 1989? . . .
What are the roots of modern soft despotism in America? . . .
Steven Hayward discusses Reagan, Gorbachev, and the end of the Cold War...
Are there parallels to be drawn between a united Europe and the late, unlamented Warsaw Pact? . . .
Czech Republic president Vaclav Klaus discusses the events of 1989, the year the Berlin Wall came down. . . .
Victor Davis Hanson and Robert Baer describe the motivations and goals of the regime in Tehran...