Victor Davis Hanson

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.

Victor Davis Hanson

Trump victory: A blow to the non-elite elite

From hacked email troves we received a glimpse of the bankrupt values of Washington journalists, lawyers, politicians, lobbyists and wealthy donors. Despite their brand-name Ivy League degrees and 1 percenter resumes, dozens of the highly paid grandees who run our country and shape our news appear petty and spiteful – and clueless about the America that exists beyond their Beltway habitat.

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Fresno Unified Education Summit hopes to usher in new era

Hundreds of teachers attended the town hall-style meeting at People’s Church alongside the Fresno Teachers Association on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. The event was intended to signal a new era of open dialog in Fresno Unified School District.
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Fresno Unified Education Summit hopes to usher in new era

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