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A New Tool For Avoiding Big-Bank Failures: ‘Chapter 14’

by Emily C. Kapur, John B. Taylorvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Bernie Sanders is right, Dodd-Frank doesn’t work, but his solution is wrong. Here’s what would work.

George P. Shultz
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Steadfast

featuring George P. Shultzvia Stanford Magazine
Friday, March 11, 2016

With a long life of service to his credit—in education, government and public affairs—George Shultz is still on active duty.

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Why Can’t America Win Its Wars?

by Peter R. Mansoorvia Defining Ideas
Thursday, March 10, 2016

America’s military is like Germany’s in the twentieth century—a tactically and operationally brilliant force that cannot think strategically.

Rita Ricardo-Campbell
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Hoover Institution Celebrates The Life Of Fellow Rita Ricardo-Campbell

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Stanford

The Hoover Institution announced today that renowned economist and senior fellow Rita Ricardo-Campbell died on March 7, 2016, at the age of ninety-five.

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ACLU Takes First Step Towards Prepublication Review Reform

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Friday, March 11, 2016

In December, Oona Hathaway and I wrote an op-ed and series of posts on the broken pre-publication review process. 

Analysis and Commentary

Did Kansas Err In Going It Alone On Standardized Testing?

by Michael J. Petrilli, Robert Pondisciovia The Wichita Eagle
Thursday, March 10, 2016

A wise old African saying cautions: “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”

Analysis and Commentary

Whatever is Abnormal Is Suspicious

by Mark Harrisonvia University of Warwick
Friday, March 11, 2016

China is investing heavily in its capacity to monitor and evaluate the attitudes and behavior of the population. On 14 June 2014 the State Council issued a Notice concerning Issuance of the Planning Outline for the Construction of a Social Credit System. 

Analysis and Commentary

The Republican Debate In Miami: A Tame Trump Makes For Lame TV

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Thursday, March 10, 2016

By now, you’d think a sleazy law firm (redundant, I know) would be on late-night television trying to cash in on Republican debate fatigue.

Analysis and Commentary

Jerry Taylor's Sleight Of Hand On Freedom Of Association

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Jerry Taylor of the Niskanen Center and John Stossel of Fox Business Network have been arguing about, among other things, freedom of association. Taylor is against it; Stossel is for it.

Analysis and Commentary

“Children, Be Quiet And Watch Your Lesson”

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Friday, March 11, 2016

A few years into my experience as a public school parent, I can confidently say that I know what angers us moms and dads the most: when a teacher puts on a movie during the school day.

Analysis and Commentary

The Government Responds To Apple

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Here's the brief, which I haven't read yet.

Interviews
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David Brady On The John Batchelor Show (19:12)

interview with David Bradyvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow David Brady discusses his American Interest article "Globalization And Political Instability."

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Bill Whalen On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Bill Whalenvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Bill Whalen discusses Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, who could tighten his grip on the Republican presidential nomination battle if he wins Florida and Ohio on Tuesday.

In the News
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American Intelligence In The Age Of Terror

Friday, March 11, 2016
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "American Intelligence In The Age Of Terror" on Friday, March 11, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. The event is livestreamed and can be viewed below.

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Chen Bulei, Chiang Kai-shek’s confidential assistant from the mid-1920s to the late 1940s.
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Hoover Opens Personal Diaries Of Chen Bulei, The Generalissimo’s Confidential Assistant

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Hoover Library & Archives has recently acquired and made available the personal diaries of Chen Bulei, (1890–1948), Chiang Kai-shek’s confidential assistant, who put into words the policies of the Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) and the government under Chiang. Hoover also houses the personal diaries of Chaing Kai-shek.

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We Need To Know More About How The Government Censors Its Employees

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Just Security
Thursday, March 10, 2016

In December, in a series of editorials published in The Washington Post and Just Security, Jack Goldsmith and Oona Hathaway made the case for reforming the government’s broken prepublication review system. 

In the News

Trump University’s Ex-Students Give Enterprise A Failing Grade

quoting Bill Whalenvia San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday, March 10, 2016

[Subscription required] Trump University spelled hope in 2008 for George Hanus of Fremont, whose startup information technology business was crumbling under the weight of the sinking economy.

In the News

Merkel Risks Bruising In Crunch German Votes

quoting Josef Joffevia Reuters
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Isolated in Europe, Chancellor Angela Merkel faces a big test at home on Sunday when three German states vote in elections that risk eroding her base and undermining the migrant policy on which she has staked her legacy.

In the News

Freedom In All Cases

quoting George P. Shultzvia City Journal
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Nancy Reagan’s passing takes me back in memory to some visits with the president and first lady in the White House during the early 1980s.

William J. Perry
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Former U.S. Secretary Of Defense William J. Perry Addresses Parliamentarians On Nuclear Threat And Relationship With Russia

featuring William J. Perryvia Nuclear Threat Initiative
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense William J. Perry, an emeritus NTI Board member, addressed members of Parliament in London earlier this month on a variety of nuclear security issues, concerns about deteriorating relations with Russia, and plans for nuclear modernization.

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HDR Declaration of Independence

Monday, March 07, 2016

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interview with Victor Davis Hanson Friday, March 4, 2016
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by Russell Roberts Monday, March 7, 2016
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by Kori Schake Friday, March 4, 2016
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by Henry I. Miller, John Cohrssen Monday, March 7, 2016
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by Bruce Thornton Monday, March 7, 2016
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by David R. Henderson Saturday, March 5, 2016
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by Markos Kounalakis Saturday, March 5, 2016
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by Tunku Varadarajan Sunday, March 6, 2016
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by Bill Whalen Sunday, March 6, 2016
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by Benjamin Wittes Saturday, March 5, 2016
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by David R. Henderson Friday, March 4, 2016
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by Benjamin Wittes Friday, March 4, 2016
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by Jack Goldsmith Monday, March 7, 2016
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by Benjamin Wittes Monday, March 7, 2016
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interview with Edward Paul Lazear Friday, March 4, 2016
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interview with Victor Davis Hanson Friday, March 4, 2016
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interview with Kori Schake Thursday, March 3, 2016
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Friday, March 4, 2016
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featuring Kiron K. Skinner Sunday, March 6, 2016
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quoting James W. Ceaser Sunday, March 6, 2016
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quoting Timothy Kane Friday, March 4, 2016
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quoting Victor Davis Hanson Monday, March 7, 2016
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HDR world currencies

Friday, March 04, 2016

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by Gary Ackerman, Larry Diamond Thursday, March 3, 2016
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by Timothy Garton Ash Friday, March 4, 2016
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by Henry I. Miller Friday, March 4, 2016
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by Timothy Kane Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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Analysis and Commentary

interview with Richard A. Epstein Thursday, March 3, 2016
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by Bill Whalen Thursday, March 3, 2016
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by David R. Henderson Thursday, March 3, 2016
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by Benjamin Wittes Friday, March 4, 2016
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by Benjamin Wittes Friday, March 4, 2016
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interview with Richard A. Epstein Thursday, March 3, 2016
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interview with Paul E. Peterson Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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interview with Bill Whalen Thursday, March 3, 2016
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interview with Bill Whalen Thursday, March 3, 2016
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interview with Michael J. Petrilli Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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In the News

featuring Condoleezza Rice, Michael McFaul Friday, March 4, 2016
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featuring George P. Shultz Thursday, March 3, 2016
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featuring Thomas J. Sargent Thursday, March 3, 2016
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quoting Josef Joffe Thursday, March 3, 2016
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quoting Russell A. Berman Friday, March 4, 2016
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mentioning Condoleezza Rice Friday, March 4, 2016
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quoting Herbert Lin Friday, March 4, 2016
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quoting Russell Roberts Thursday, March 3, 2016
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mentioning Michael J. Petrilli Friday, March 4, 2016
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quoting Benjamin Wittes, Timothy Kane Thursday, March 3, 2016
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cartoon of Statue of Liberty with worried look on her face

Thursday, March 03, 2016

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by Victor Davis Hanson mentioning Condoleezza Rice Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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by Thomas Sowell Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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interview with Lee Ohanian Thursday, March 3, 2016
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interview with Raymond Ibrahim Friday, February 26, 2016
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Analysis and Commentary

by Victor Davis Hanson Thursday, March 3, 2016
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by John H. Cochrane Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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by Alvin Rabushka Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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interview with Bill Whalen Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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interview with Jonathan Mitchell Thursday, March 3, 2016
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mentioning Kori Schake Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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quoting Thomas J. Sargent Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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quoting Harvey C. Mansfield Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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quoting Terry M. Moe Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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quoting Michael J. Petrilli Thursday, March 3, 2016
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cartoon of elephant going head-to-head with donkey

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

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with Michael McFaul, Condoleezza Rice Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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by Kori Schake Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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by Bill Whalen Sunday, February 28, 2016
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interview with Michael J. Boskin Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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interview with Abbas Milani Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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interview with Mark Moyar Friday, February 26, 2016
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In the News

quoting David Brady Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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quoting George P. Shultz Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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quoting Richard A. Epstein Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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Analysis and Commentary

The Government Responds To Apple

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Here's the brief, which I haven't read yet.

In the News

We Need To Know More About How The Government Censors Its Employees

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Just Security
Thursday, March 10, 2016

In December, in a series of editorials published in The Washington Post and Just Security, Jack Goldsmith and Oona Hathaway made the case for reforming the government’s broken prepublication review system. 

William J. Perry
In the News

Former U.S. Secretary Of Defense William J. Perry Addresses Parliamentarians On Nuclear Threat And Relationship With Russia

featuring William J. Perryvia Nuclear Threat Initiative
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense William J. Perry, an emeritus NTI Board member, addressed members of Parliament in London earlier this month on a variety of nuclear security issues, concerns about deteriorating relations with Russia, and plans for nuclear modernization.

In the News

Freedom In All Cases

quoting George P. Shultzvia City Journal
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Nancy Reagan’s passing takes me back in memory to some visits with the president and first lady in the White House during the early 1980s.

In the News

Merkel Risks Bruising In Crunch German Votes

quoting Josef Joffevia Reuters
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Isolated in Europe, Chancellor Angela Merkel faces a big test at home on Sunday when three German states vote in elections that risk eroding her base and undermining the migrant policy on which she has staked her legacy.

In the News

Trump University’s Ex-Students Give Enterprise A Failing Grade

quoting Bill Whalenvia San Francisco Chronicle
Thursday, March 10, 2016

[Subscription required] Trump University spelled hope in 2008 for George Hanus of Fremont, whose startup information technology business was crumbling under the weight of the sinking economy.

Analysis and Commentary

The Republican Debate In Miami: A Tame Trump Makes For Lame TV

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Thursday, March 10, 2016

By now, you’d think a sleazy law firm (redundant, I know) would be on late-night television trying to cash in on Republican debate fatigue.

In the News

Pouring Bullet Train Money Into Water Development Could Backfire

mentioning Hoover Institutionvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, March 10, 2016

At first glance, the idea is appealing: Scrap Gov. Jerry Brown’s troubled bullet train project and pour the money into water development.

Analysis and Commentary

The Highest Glass Ceiling: Women’s Quest For The American Presidency, By Ellen Fitzpatrick

by Elizabeth Cobbsvia Times Higher Education (UK)
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Hillary Clinton is not the first woman run for the White House. Elizabeth Cobbs enjoys an entertaining look at her and her predecessors.

Analysis and Commentary

Can Our Colleges Be Saved?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, March 10, 2016

The public is steadily losing confidence in undergraduate education, given that we hear constantly about how poorly educated are today’s graduates and how few well-paying jobs await them.

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