Victor Davis Hanson

Victor Davis Hanson

Behold our fake universities

The university faces crises almost everywhere of student debt, university finances, free expression and the very quality and value of a university education, writes Stanford University scholar Victor Davis Hanson.

Victor Davis Hanson

Will 2020 be another wipe-out for Democrats?

In 1972, Richard M. Nixon was as controversial – and as politically unpredictable and misunderstood – as Donald Trump, writes columnist Victor Davis Hanson. But the Democrats foolishly turned hard left and nominated Sen. George McGovern. Nixon, an extremely flawed candidate, delivered 49 of 50 states.

Victor Davis Hanson

Should college protesters and rogue nations get discussion or a hard slap?

There is no clear-cut divide between deterrence and therapy, writes columnist Victor Davis Hanson. Each at times has its place in warning or wooing people and nations. But in general, anytime a government errs on the side of therapy and communicates to individuals and foreign powers that laws are flexible, that punishment is iffy and that consequences are negotiable, it gets less of what it wants.

Victor Davis Hanson

Trump faces nothing but bad choices in Middle East

What makes the Middle East monster deadly is the interplay between the Iranian terrorist regime and its surrogates Hezbollah and the Assad regime; Russian President Vladimir Putin’s deployment of bombers into Syria and Iraq after a 40-year Russian hiatus in the region; and the medieval beheaders of the Islamic State.

Videos

Mt. Whitney caps surprising run to Central Section D-II baseball championship.

Mt. Whitney High edged Redwood 2-1 for the Central Section Division II championship Friday, May 26, 2017, at Visalia's Rawhide Ballpark.
Craig Kohlruss The Fresno Bee
Mt. Whitney caps surprising run to Central Section D-II baseball championship. 1:42

Mt. Whitney caps surprising run to Central Section D-II baseball championship.

Monache doesn't settle for runner-up this time 2:24

Monache doesn't settle for runner-up this time

Sierra Pacific takes Central Section D-V baseball crown with masterful mound performance 1:32

Sierra Pacific takes Central Section D-V baseball crown with masterful mound performance

Coalinga Horned Toads are the Central Section Division V softball champs 1:21

Coalinga Horned Toads are the Central Section Division V softball champs