Aug 31, 2010
Camille Paglia writes that pressuring middle-class young people into "word jobs" is cruelly shortsighted - "The elite schools, predicated on molding students into mirror images of their professors, seem divorced from any rational consideration of human happiness."
The White House - Economic Recovery for Small Businesses: Now is Not the Time to Pull Back
TARP and the Continuing Problem of Toxic Assets - It was a bold bet that the Treasury and Fed could engineer an economic recovery without allowing the repricing of US housing stock
White House - Landmark: Number of Donut Hole Rebate Checks Passes One Million
Tire-d Old Trade Policies - You can't boost exports by trashing imports
Abolish tenure, require more teaching, put star professors online
The White House Blog - Agent Orange and Veterans: A 40-Year Wait
J McCain: The Surge and Afghanistan - Unless he understands the reason for success in Iraq, the president is unlikely to lead a successful strategy against the Taliban
White House: Katrina - Five Years Later, Our Commitment Continues
Why We Fought and What We Achieved - Saddam had launched multiple wars, used weapons of mass destruction and aided global terrorism. Now Iraq's government is an ally and represents all the Iraqi people.
Remarks on the 47th Anniversary of Dr. King's "I Have A Dream" Speech. By Hannah Rosenthal, Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism . Imam Yahya Hendi From Clergy Without Borders, Washington, DC, August 28, 2010
Social Security Bait and Switch - 'Harry, am I making this up?' Yes, Mr. President, you are.
IMF Enhances Crisis Prevention Toolkit
Alvin Greene Mocks White House Staff As 'Harvard Rich Kids'