Victor Davis Hanson

Category Archives: August 2008

Angry Reader: Germany is Better, VDH!

Private Papers

Dear Julian,

I reply to your letter in bold print after each paragraph. VDH Read more →

Today in History

Constantinople saves Western Civilization from Islam

by Raymond Ibrahim

Jihad Watch

Since certain Muslim media are fond of rehashing old history, reminding Muslims of the “atrocities” committed by the hated Crusader — past and present — it seems only logical that we here in the West also remember the past. Read more →

Islam Without Apologetics

Andrew Bostom documents the long history of Muslim anti-Semitism.

by Bruce S. Thornton

City Journal

A review of The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism: From Sacred Texts to Solemn History, by Andrew G. Bostom (Prometheus Books, 766 pp.) Read more →

Obama’s Race Card

by Bruce S. Thornton

Private Papers

The liberal media are in full Captain Renault mode, “shocked, shocked” to find race injected into the presidential campaign by a “Swift-boating” John McCain. How shameless can you get? Read more →

Angry Reader

Private Papers


The ostensible cassi belli for attacking Iraq were to destroy Saddam’s WMD (nonexistent), stop his nuclear bomb development program (nonexistent), and eliminate his ties to al Qaeda (nonexistent). We can’t “win” the Iraqi war because its illusory objectives were never possible of attainment. Read more →

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