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Victor Davis Hanson
Victor Davis Hanson

Victor Davis Hanson

Military Historian & Author, “The Case for Trump”

Victor Davis Hanson is a leading scholar of classics and military history. He has written or edited more than 20 books, including “The Case for Trump.” Hanson is the host of the National Review’s “The Victor Davis Hanson Podcast” and is the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. 

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"The U.S. is gaining momentum in our standoffs with China, Iran, and North Korea. So expect dangerous provocations."

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

“Iran deeply erred in thinking that Trump’s restraint was permanent, that his impeachment meant he had lost political viability, that he would go dormant in an election year, that the stature of his left-wing opponents would surge in such tensions, and that his base would abandon him if he dared to use military force.”

Friday, January 3, 2020

“Trump governs the tempo of the confrontation.”

Thursday, January 9, 2020

“The sanctions are clearly destroying an already weak Iranian economy. Iran is now suffering from negative economic growth, massive unemployment and record inflation.”

Thursday, June 20, 2019

“Iran has now become a pariah. U.S.-sponsored sanctions have reduced the theocracy to near-bankruptcy. Most nations understand that if Iran kills Americans or openly starts up its nuclear program, the U.S. will inflict disproportional damage on its infrastructure — a warning that at first baffled, then angered and now has humiliated Iran.”

Monday, February 3, 2020

“The more we learn about it — as Iranian and Obama-administration deceptions are uncovered — the more we know it was a disaster from the start.”

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

“Victor Davis Hanson analyzes the recent escalation of tensions between the United States and Iran, grades the Trump Administration’s performance, and predicts what’s to come.”

Wednesday, January 15, 2020