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April 11, 2014 | Hoover Institution

History in the News: Provocation in a Time of Uncertainty

April 10, 2014 | Armstrong and Getty

Victor Davis Hanson on the Armstrong and Getty Show

April 9, 2014 | Garrison (WIBC)

Victor Davis Hanson on Garrison Radio

April 9, 2014 | Tribune Media Services

The New Inquisition

April 9, 2014 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

Illiberal Liberalism

April 3, 2014 | The Conversation

Four Things We Get Wrong About World War I

Most wars are rich in tales of agency and decision. Yet many tales of the Great War are told otherwise. The dominant narrative tells us that we were passive victims of an irrational disaster. Everything…
March 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

Book Review: 'The Classical Liberal Constitution,' by Richard A. Epstein

March 23, 2014 | Works and Days

Of Pre- and Postmodern Poseurs

Vladimir Putin thinks he has a winning formula to restore the global clout of the old Soviet Union. Contemporary Russia is a chaotic, shrinking, and petrodollar-fed kleptocracy. It certainly lacks the
March 10, 2014 | Shadow Government (Foreign Policy)

The Forgotten War (Registration Required)

How Obama can salvage the fight he's losing in Afghanistan.    
March 2, 2014

Newest Book About Hoover Memoir Covers the ‘Crusade Years’

Herbert Hoover, the only Iowan to be elected a U.S. president, is a bit of a “political orphan,” says George Nash, the man who’s made the 31st president his life’s work. Liberals, he says, paint Hoover as “austere, maybe uncaring,” a president who didn’t do enough to combat the Great Depression, in contrast to Franklin [...]