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  • The Wall Street Journal Live

    How Can America Maintain its Edge?


    Peter Salins on education, productivity, immigration--and the future prosperity of America.

    Author of “The Smart Society”, Peter D. Salins, had a lightening round with Mary Kissel and WSJ Live on how America can stay ahead.

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  • The Washington Post

    Judges Versus Justice


    Why Judicial Activism Might not Be such a Bad thing

    In the Washington Post, George Will reviews Clark M. Neily III’s newest book “Terms of Engagement”.

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  • The Economist

    On Education’s Exploding Costs and Coming Reforms


    The Economist weighs in on Glenn Reynolds’s The New School

    What is the value of higher education in the U.S. and are there better alternatives to a system that’s largely flawed, expensive, and impractical? The Economist takes a look at The New School.

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  • Encounter Intelligence

    Ginsburg: Roe v. Wade Was

    Ginsburg: Roe v. Wade Was "Too Much, Too Fast"


    And the Ugly, Unknown Story Behind The Roe v. Wade Decision

    Townhall Columnist Scottie Hughes takes a look at some of the misinformation that led to the Roe v. Wade decision, as explained by Clark D. Forsythe’s new book, Abuse of Discretion: The Inside Story of Roe v. Wade.

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  • TWITTER CALL TO ACTION

    Discuss Abuse of Discretion on Twitter using hashtag #AbuseOfDiscretion


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  • Encounter Intelligence

    Using Killers to Win a Killer's Conviction

    Using Killers to Win a Killer's Conviction


    WSJ: "IN THE WHITEY BULGER CASE, TESTIMONY CAME FROM MEN WHO 'SANG' TO SAVE THEIR OWN LIVES. THAT'S AN ODD KIND OF JUSTICE."

    Harvey Silverglate discusses the controversial events of James “Whitey” Bulger’s trial, and the questions it raises about the current state of our criminal federal justice system.

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  • ENCOUNTER INTELLIGENCE

    On the

    On the "Childfree" Life


    More Demographics Chatter -- Plus The Dickens Ten-Child Policy Unveiled

    TIME's recent cover story by Lauren Sandler, "The Childfree Life: When Having It All Means Not Having Children", defends the rise in women who are opting out of the “glamorous martyrdom of child rearing,” as one subject put it, for a “childfree” life.

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    Preview the Fall Season of Encounter Books

    Preview the Fall Season of Encounter Books


    Download Our Fall 2013 Catalog

    Check out our fantastic Fall 2013 lineup, including great new books by Glenn Harlan Reynolds, David Horowitz, Fred Siegel and more. Download our latest catalog to learn more!

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  • ENcounter Intelligence

    When Did We Start Adoring and Stop Kidnapping Royal Babies?

    When Did We Start Adoring and Stop Kidnapping Royal Babies?


    BEIRNE ON THE NEWEST ROYAL

    "Americans’ relationship with the British royals has come a long way. As George Washington fought to free us from British rule, he dealt with a Prince William of his own. And he tried to abduct him."

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  • ENCOUNTER INTELLIGENCE

    On Cocaine and Motorcycle Fumes

    On Cocaine and Motorcycle Fumes


    THE WEEKLY STANDARD REVIEWS 'FLIGHT OF THE EAGLE'

    Edward Short reviews Conrad Black’s epic and includes this stimulating detail...

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    VIDEO: The Truth About Gun Control