Hoover Institution

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The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace is a conservative public policy think tank and library founded by Herbert Hoover at Stanford University, his alma mater. Some of its fellows have connections to the Bush administration. The Institution was founded in 1919 and over time has amassed a huge archive of documentation related to Hoover, World War I, and World War II, specifically focusing on the root causes of these wars.

Since 2001, Hoover also has published Policy Review magazine, one of the world's leading conservative journals.

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Funding

The Hoover Institution receives much of its funding from private charitable foundations, including many attached to large corporations. A partial list (http://www.capitalresearch.org/search/orgdisplay.asp?Org=HOO100) of its recent donors includes:

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Members

The following is a short list of past or present Hoover Institution fellows.

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Former members

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