Category Archives: June 2009

Thuggery 101

by Victor Davis Hanson

Tribune Media Services

President Barack Obama came into office apparently believing that his non-traditional background, charisma and good intentions could placate dictators hostile to America and ease global tensions. Read more →

The Armchair Alliance

by Victor Davis Hanson

The New Criterion

Review of Andrew Roberts Masters and Commanders: How Roosevelt, Churchill, Marshall, & Alanbrooke Won the War in the West (Allen Lane, 673 pp.) Read more →

Standing with Freedom

by Bruce S. Thornton

FrontPage Magazine

Remember when the liberal punditariat sneered at George Bush for putting Iran in the “axis of evil” in his 2002 State of the Union address? Read more →

Again, Why the Diffidence?

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

Obama — the Manichean?

Of all the puzzling reasons one can adduce both for Barack Obama recent serial apologies abroad, and now his strange silence about human-rights abuses from Venezuela to Iran, I think one of the most likely is his Manichean notion of world affairs — one also reflected in most of the curricula of our major universities. Read more →

Recollections on a New Age Begun: We’ve All Metamorphosized to a Higher Plane

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

Think of the hope and change of just the last six months that have changed all our lives. Read more →

What Do These Frist Six Months Mean?

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

Where Are We Going?

Abroad: I think the Europeans, who, remember, caught Obamania quite early, thought they were going to get more of the bipartisan American security shield, albeit with a charismatic multicultural veneer that would resonate with their citizens: no more Texas. Read more →

Thoughts on America and Iran

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

Thugophilia Isn’t Moral

I think we are going to see, incrementally, perhaps, a rise in the ratings of former president Bush. Read more →

Reflections on the Iranian Enigma

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

Thoughts on Iran

1)  Why did we reject the Bush policy of non-engagement with a monster like Ahmadinejad, who oppressed his own and threatened nuclear destruction to Israel? Read more →

Obamaworld

by Victor Davis Hanson

Tribune Media Services

Are you confused by all that has changed since President Barack Obama took office in January? If so, you’re not alone. Read more →

Words Matter in the War on Terror

by Raymond Ibrahim

PJ Media

Knowledge is inextricably linked to language. Read more →