Thursday, January 9, 2014

Think Tank Quickies (#102)

  • Ali Akbar Velayati, aide to Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, appointed head of think tank Center for Strategic Research.
  • Bahrain Ambassador to Saudi Arabia attends think tank celebration.
  • Where did the Hudson Institute sign go?
  • Think tanks receive disproportional and non-critical media coverage?
  • Reminder: "Real" scholarship can be just as corrupt as some think tank scholarship.
  • Four New Years resolutions for On Think Tanks.
  • Former Washington Post think tank reporter Allen McDuffee: Bob Costas should preview the summer softball league with Jane Harman."
  • What do partisan think tanks seek?
  • Peter Oborne in The Telegraph: Why do we let shadowy think tank nonentities drive the political agenda?
  • Third Way is hosting a party.