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Analysis and Commentary

Should Passing The Citizenship Test Be A High School Graduation Requirement?

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via EducationNext
Thursday, May 3, 2018

Way back when you were young (i.e., 2003), the Thomas B. Fordham Foundation published a hard-hitting report titled Where Did Social Studies Go Wrong? It lamented the manifest failures of social-studies education, identified a number of culprits, and recommended a series of fundamental rethinks and reforms.

Mass Migration in Europe: Assimilation, Integration, and Security

by Victor Davis Hansonvia U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee
Thursday, April 26, 2018

On Thursday, April 26th, Victor Davis Hanson testified before the Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss Mass Migration in Europe: Assimilation Integration, and Security. 

In the News

Guy W. Farmer: Welcome To ‘Mexifornia’

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia Nevada Appeal
Saturday, April 28, 2018

A few years ago, Time magazine published a cover story titled "Mexifornia" about how legal and illegal immigration from Mexico and Central America were changing the face, and the demographics, of our large and "progressive" neighbor to the west.

In the News

Hanson: California Immigration Debate Incoherent

featuring Victor Davis Hansonvia Homeland 411
Friday, April 27, 2018

Victor Davis Hanson, historian and senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, sat down for “The Classicist” podcast recently and explored the complexities of the ongoing illegal immigration debate. He began by relating a story of one of his best students at Cal State Fresno. The student was in the country illegally and trying desperately to stay and continue to graduate school. 

Policy Seminar with David Leal

Monday, March 12, 2018
Annenberg Conference Room
David Leal, Professor of Government at the University of Texas at Austin, gave a talk on "Is Demographic Change Inevitable, and Inevitably Beneficial to Democrats?"
The Supreme Court

Adam White On The Lars Larson National Podcast (1:39:30)

interview with Adam J. Whitevia Lars Larson National Podcast
Friday, April 20, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Adam White discusses the recent Supreme Court decision concerning deporting "violent" immigrants.


David Davenport On The Lars Larson National Podcast (44:57)

interview with David Davenportvia Lars Larson National Podcast
Thursday, April 19, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow David Davenport discusses the recent Supreme Court decision concerning deporting immigrants who have committed a "violent" crime.

The Classicist with Victor Davis Hanson:
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The Classicist: The Ideology Of Illegal Immigration

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Thursday, April 19, 2018
The intellectual distortions that are reshaping American life.
In the News

Identity Theft: Illegal Aliens’ Stock And Trade

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia
Monday, April 16, 2018

As Congress delved into Facebook’s “scraping” of users’ personal information last week, illegal aliens are using stolen identities to loot Americans and the government.


The Ideology Of Illegal Immigration

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Gang members next door and dead dogs dumped in your yard? Don’t complain, or you’ll be called racist.


Immigration Reform Initiative

The Conte Initiative on Immigration Reform aims to improve immigration law by providing innovative ideas and clear improvements to every part of the system, from border security to green cards to temporary work visas.