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.
Richard Epstein the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, deconstructs President Obama's second inaugural address. He considers how the president has put the rhetoric of classical liberalism into the service of progressivism, what the speech got wrong about the founding generation, and what the remarks tell us about Obama's second-term agenda.
Richard Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, New York University Law School, and John Yoo, a professor at the University of California at Berkeley law school, examine the merits of various constitutional arguments for the Supreme Court’s striking down Obamacare.
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.
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.
Why Abraham Lincoln matters—even now. By Shelby Steele.
Pat Sajak Interviews Peter Robinson about the Brandenburg Gate Speech.
Hoover Institution’s Rose and Milton Friedman Senior Fellow Thomas Sowell discusses his new book, Discrimination and Disparities.
Roger Ailes rates the media skills of Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama. . . .
Steven Hayward discusses Reagan and the Cold War — before Gorbachev...
Two former White House speech writers assess the president's address. . . .
Why the former footballer is hoping to run for office in California--as a Republican. . . .
Thomas Sowell details the pitfalls of New Deal thinking...
Andrew Breitbart describes his evolution from “namby-pamby liberal” to conservative...
Rep. Thaddeus McCotter expounds on the philosophy and future of the GOP...
If Ronald Reagan wasn’t a National Review conservative, what kind of conservative was he?...
What are the roots of modern soft despotism in America? . . .
One day in 1946, Harry Jaffa wandered into a used bookstore in Manhattan and picked up a copy of the Lincoln-Douglas debates...
The President should take a page from Francois Mitterand. . . .
Steven Hayward discusses Reagan, Gorbachev, and the end of the Cold War...