Presidential communication in this age of shock tweets and nonstop news cycles.
What happens when South Korean students take a close look at American democracy. By Peter Berkowitz.
France may have a case for banning the burqa. By Peter Berkowitz.
The political science departments at elite private universities such as Harvard and Yale, at leading small liberal arts colleges like Swarthmore and Williams, and at distinguished large public universities like the University of Maryland and the University of California, Berkeley, offer undergraduates a variety of courses on a range of topics...
Uncommon Knowledge and the Hoover Institution Commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
The Hoover Institution Commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall.
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.”
Civics education must not be indoctrination, but it also must not be overlooked. By Peter Berkowitz.
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.
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Robinson as well as many scholars and historians review the history of the Berlin Wall.
Peter Berkowitz on Freedom’s Power: The True Force of Liberalism by Paul Starr
Peter Berkowitz on The Roads to Modernity: The British, French, and American Enlightments by Gertrude Himmelfarb
Peter Berkowitz on Revolutionary Characters: What Made The Founders Different by Gordon Wood
For students of politics, the study of virtue is not a choice but a necessity imposed by the character of their subject matter.
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, considers the Supreme Court challenge to Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, its implications for civil rights, and the controversial statement made by Justice Scalia during oral arguments.
Victor Davis Hanson describes the several ways in which the American way of war is distinctive. . . .
“History . . . is a test of mankind,” says Rene Girard, and “mankind is failing that test.” . . .
Can democracy survive if it abandons its Judeo-Christian roots?...