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The Liberal Arts Weren’t Murdered — They Committed Suicide

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

The great culture wars on the campuses of the 1980s were largely lost by traditionalists. And the question then became not if but when the liberal arts would die off as a result. What is strange nearly 40 years later is that the apparent outrage over what was clearly foreordained is now becoming fact. What did academia expect, given its years of academic specialization and politicized indoctrination?

Victor Davis Hanson: The Postwar Order’s Decline

'He's Become A Comic Figure': Victor Davis Hanson On Comey Denying Blame, Ripping Fox

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Fox News
Monday, December 17, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses James Comey and his behavior as Director of the FBI.

In the News

ConocoPhillips Backs Carbon Tax Plan

mentioning George P. Shultzvia The Hill
Monday, December 17, 2018
Oil and natural gas giant ConocoPhillips Co. is backing an effort to impose a tax on carbon dioxide emissions.
Analysis and Commentary

Ain't A Dime's Worth Of Difference?

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, December 17, 2018

There ain’t a dime’s worth of difference between the Republicans and the Democrats. This quote is attributed to the late George C. Wallace, governor of Alabama in the 1960s and again in the 1980s, and frequent candidate for President of the United States.

In the News

A 50-Cent Trick To Help Save The American Dream

quoting Caroline M. Hoxbyvia The Washington Post
Monday, December 17, 2018
The American Dream is in such bad shape that it’s even been losing what should be one of its easier battles in the war against our new Gilded Age: getting poor kids with good grades into the right schools.
The Classicist with Victor Davis Hanson:
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The Classicist: Making Your Country (Or Empire) Great Again

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Friday, December 14, 2018

A look at leaders throughout history who have turned around countries seemingly doomed to decline.

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Remembering President George H. W. Bush with Chase Untermeyer and Andrew Ferguson

interview with Andrew Ferguson, Chase Untermeyervia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, December 13, 2018


Former speechwriters and a former ambassador join together to remember the legacy of President George H. W. Bush.

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Reasonable Disagreements: From Marshall To Mueller

interview with Richard A. Epstein, Adam J. Whitevia Reasonable Disagreements
Thursday, December 13, 2018

America’s Constitution and its greatest chief justice, John Marshall.

Analysis and Commentary

George H.W. Bush, Pearl Harbor And America’s Other Fallen

by Markos Kounalakisvia Miami Herald
Friday, December 7, 2018
George H.W. Bush survived an airplane crash in Japan’s Pacific Ocean in September of 1944. Seventy-four years later, on Wednesday of this week, two Marines were recovered in the same Bush-ditched cold waters when a couple of planes went down in a mid-air collision.
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The Libertarian: Trump vs. GM

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Friday, December 7, 2018

The dangers of presidential intervention in the private sector.


Virtues Task Force