Peter Berkowitz is the Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. In 2019-2021, he served as the Director of the State Department’s Policy Planning Staff, executive secretary of the department's Commission on Unalienable Rights, and senior adviser to the...
After their dismal performance in November, conservatives are taking stock...
Hezbollah still holds power despite losing the election. . . .
Masters of the art teach that subtlety, indirection, and on occasion mis-direction are crucial to successful diplomacy...
France may have a case for banning the burqa. By Peter Berkowitz.
Civics education must not be indoctrination, but it also must not be overlooked. By Peter Berkowitz.
Partnerships with religious groups may have been dismissed as a stepchild of the Bush administration, but they appear to have a bright future all the same. By David Davenport.
Hoover fellow Robert Zelnick, who coached David Frost for his storied broadcast bout with Richard Nixon, shares his glimpse of "the unleashed Nixon." By Caleb Daniloff.
The President should take a page from Francois Mitterand. . . .
Peter Berkowitz on Lubavitchers as Citizens: A Paradox of Liberal Democracy by Jan Feldman
Roger Ailes discusses why conservative, or free-market, journalism thrives on cable and radio, while liberal journalism finds a home in broadcast and print. . . .
Don't thank Republicans, business leaders or the media for saving the U.S. . . .
Jack Kemp, who died Saturday at age 73, did something exceptional...
Paul Rahe, a professor at Hillsdale College, believes the country is going to hell in a hand basket. . . .
A near quadrupling of the federal deficit in 2009 alone. The nationalization of the Detroit automakers...
Obama’s inauguration was historic, but his inaugural speech was not. By Peter Robinson.
With Barack Obama already established as a skillful rhetorician, people keep asking me, a former White House speechwriter, about John McCain...
Hoover fellow Michael Spence ponders India, China, and the one essential element in economic growth: innovation. An interview with Peter Robinson.
The Nobel economist says the health-care bill will cause serious damage, but that the American people can be trusted to vote for limited government in November. . . .