Victor Davis Hanson, PJ Media

Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

Stanford, CA, United States

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Past articles by Victor Davis:

The Woke Wrecking Machine

Almost everything that has followed from the woke mass hysteria gripping the nation since 2020 has proved disastrous. Wokeism destroys meritocracy in favor of forced equality of result — history... → Read More

The Ukraine War's Prelude to What?

The Ukraine mess is daily looking more like the Spanish Civil War of 1936 to 1939, a meat grinder that took 500,000 lives. That three-year conflict became a savage proxy war and prelude for the bellig... → Read More

Americans Die When Merit No Longer Matters

A recent epidemic of airline near misses deserves both attention and reflection. Something has gone terribly wrong. → Read More

Destroying Meritocracy Is Deadly

A recent epidemic of airline near misses deserves both attention and reflection. In mid-December, a San Francisco-bound United Airlines Boeing 777-200 airliner, just a little over a minute after takin... → Read More

The Mess of an Address

After listening to the State of the Union address, Americans know why the latest Reuters poll has President Joe Biden at 41 percent approval. Vice President Kamala Harris polls even lower — desp... → Read More

Race Everywhere

Recently an unarmed 29-year-old African American, Tyre Nichols, was brutally beaten to death by five Black Memphis police officers. They were charged with murder. All belonged to a special crime unit... → Read More

The Real Differences Between the Biden and Trump Document Troves

Former President Donald Trump for now certainly seems to have had more documents labeled “classified” at Mar-a-Lago in Florida than did President Joe Biden at his various homes in Delaware... → Read More

Mexico Is Not Really an American Friend

Left-wing Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador recently praised a visiting President Joe Biden: “Just imagine: There are 40 million Mexicans in the United States — 40 million who... → Read More

What Caused the Political Hysteria?

The Left has gone mad over former President Donald J. Trump — past, present, and future. The current Democratic Party and NeverTrump “conservatives” assumed that Trump was and remain... → Read More

Did Someone or Something Seize Control of the United States?

What happened to the U.S. border? Where did it go? Who erased it? Why and how did 5 million people enter our country illegally? Did Congress secretly repeal our immigration laws? Did President Joe Bid... → Read More

The New, New Antisemitism

The old antisemitism was more a right-wing than a left-wing phenomenon — perhaps best personified by the now-withered Ku Klux Klan. A new antisemitism followed from the campus leftism of the 196... → Read More

Are Universities Doomed?

In a famous exchange in the The Sun Also Rises, Ernest Hemingway wrote: “How did you go bankrupt?” Bill asked. “Two ways,” Mike said. “Gradually, then suddenly.”... → Read More

2 Antithetical Billionaires

It's telling to see the difference in how the Left treats Elon Musk and Sam Bankman-Fried. → Read More

Two Antithetical Billionaires

Before the midterm November elections, Sam Bankman-Fried was a left-wing billionaire heartthrob. He properly grew up on the Stanford campus, where his parents were well-known left-wing activist law pr... → Read More

Does Trump Really Want To Be President Again?

Team Trump has sometimes compared former President Donald Trump’s current quest for a non-sequential second term to two-term President Grover Cleveland’s similar three election bids.... → Read More

If You Really Wanted to Destroy the US, Then...

First, you would surrender our prior energy independence. Reduce new gas and oil leases on federal lands to the lowest levels of any president in history. Cut back production at precisely the time the... → Read More

The Same Old, Same Old Deja Vu

Attorney General Merrick Garland has just announced the appointment of special counsel Jack Smith. But Smith’s team will not look into the Biden family quid pro quo syndicate nor its incriminati... → Read More

Let the Republicans’ election blame game begin?

Who or what was responsible for the Republican nationwide collapse in the midterms? After all, pundits, politicos and pollsters all predicted a “red tsunami.” → Read More

Let the Blame Games Begin?

Who or what was responsible for the Republican nationwide collapse in the midterms? After all, pundits, politicos, and pollsters all predicted a “red tsunami.”... → Read More

Tuesday Takeaways

What, if anything, did the midterms tell us about the country — other than underwhelming Republicans could still take the House and Senate? During the COVID-19 lockdowns, American elections radi... → Read More