‘Most forget that California once all but invented the modern idea of a freeway. But instead of first ensuring motorists safe three-lane freeways, the state is embarking on a $68 billion high-speed rail project,’ writes columnist Victor Davis Hanson.
‘Most forget that California once all but invented the modern idea of a freeway. But instead of first ensuring motorists safe three-lane freeways, the state is embarking on a $68 billion high-speed rail project,’ writes columnist Victor Davis Hanson. Jae C. Hong AP File Photo
‘Most forget that California once all but invented the modern idea of a freeway. But instead of first ensuring motorists safe three-lane freeways, the state is embarking on a $68 billion high-speed rail project,’ writes columnist Victor Davis Hanson. Jae C. Hong AP File Photo

Victor Davis Hanson: We are all Californians now

July 02, 2015 03:27 AM

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Victor Davis Hanson

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Victor Davis Hanson is a Tribune Content Agency columnist. He is a classicist and historian at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and the author of “The Father of Us All: War and History, Ancient and Modern.” Email: author@victorhanson.com.