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Is American Democracy Really Under Threat?

Image credit: istockIn the Newsquoting Victor Davis Hansonvia The AtlanticThe White House’s increasing inaccessibility to the press; the violence against lawmakers and journalists; the apparent ease with which Russia preyed on Americans’ deep political divisions and distrust of government; and the president’s efforts to delegitimize the …

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Battlestations! The U.S. Navy And Damage Control

Image credit: Poster Collection, US 2269, Hoover Institution Archives.Blank Section (Placeholder)Analysis and Commentaryvia Military History in the NewsHoover Daily ReportSeven American sailors on the USS Fitzgerald died last Saturday after their destroyer was rammed by the Philippine-registered cargo ship ACX Crystal. The incident, now under investigation, …

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The Architecture Of Regime Change

Image credit: istockFeaturedvia National ReviewThe ‘Resistance’ is using any and all means — lies, leaks, lawbreaking, and violence — to overturn the results of the 2016 election. Continue Reading....

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Europe Is Still Ailing

Image credit: Poster Collection, GE 2678, Hoover Institution Archives.Featured Commentaryvia StrategikaRecent elections in France, the Netherlands, and Austria, in which Eurosceptic populist and patriotic parties did poorly in national elections, suggest to some that the EU is still strong despite Britain’s vote to leave the union. …

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Is America In Retreat? Film Screening And Discussion

Image credit: istockIn the Newsfeaturing David R. Hendersonvia Commonwealth ClubThe new documentary Is America in Retreat? examines the greatest foreign policy debate of our decade and the hard questions American leaders face in dealing with a rapidly changing world order. Since the Second World War, the United States …

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Is Bob Mueller The Establishment’s Stalking Horse?

Image credit: iStockAnalysis and Commentaryvia Front Page Magazine OnlineThe threats to our constitutional posed by the special counsel investigation. Continue Reading....

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Top 100 Economics Blogs Of 2017

Image credit: istockIn the Newsmentioning John B. Taylorvia Intelligent EconomistAfter a successful reception last year of the inaugural Top Economics Blogs, I am updating the list for 2017. The Top 100 Economics Blogs of 2017 has some changes like the addition of new blogs and less …

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Herb Lin: Cybersecurity In The Boardroom Vs. The Situation Room

Interviewsinterview with Herbert Linvia Andreessen HorowitzHoover Institution fellow Herb Lin shares his views on the term “cybersecurity” and gives practical advice for corporate security. Continue Reading....

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Henderson Review Of Schuck

Image credit: istockAnalysis and Commentaryvia EconLogThree years ago in this magazine, I praised Peter Schuck’s Why Government Fails So Often, calling it one of the most important books of 2014. Based on that book, I had high expectations for his latest, One Nation Undecided: Clear Thinking …

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Richard Epstein On The John Batchelor Show

Image credit: WikimediaInterviewsinterview with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor ShowHoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses Defining Ideas article “The Cagey Mr. Comey.”  Continue Reading....

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