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Reagan Street

The New Atlantic Initiative, a project of the American Enterprise Institute, is one of several groups sponsoring an essay contest for Polish students on “Why President Ronald Reagan deserves a street of his name in my town.” I couldn’t find a mention of it on the NAI website, but an email says that high school and university students should send their entries of 1500 words or less to nai@aei.org no later than Friday, June 20, 2003. Winners will receive Dell computers at a ceremony in Warsaw. What a nifty idea. Somebody should run a few similar contests right here in the USA.

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.

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