Obama’s Government of Men and Not of Laws

Dr. Victor Davis Hanson, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and one of the most astute conservative commentators, wrote a column on the Obama administration’s redistributionist philosophy with the best summary and analysis I’ve seen of the administration’s contempt for the law. He wrote about “instances in which President Obama seems to have either ignored [...]

By |2012-01-13T10:05:49-05:00January 13th, 2012|Government|0 Comments

We’re Next

Victor Davis Hanson, the conservative professor-farmer-writer, recently traveled around the agricultural area of California where he lives and wrote a powerful essay about what he saw and experienced.  His descriptions remind me of a scene in one of the "Back to the Future" movies where America's cities have degenerated into vast slums.  He concluded that [...]

By |2011-03-01T23:24:05-05:00December 16th, 2010|Economy, Energy|0 Comments

Back to a Nation of Peasants

Dr. Victor Davis Hanson said in his Sept.23 column that the U.S. is retrogressing into a “nation of peasants.” Hanson, who until recently was a professor of classics at Stanford, works three jobs:  Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford, columnist, and working farmer.  In his column, “A Nation of Peasants?” Hanson said: Traditional [...]

By |2010-09-24T14:53:36-04:00September 24th, 2010|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An excellent summary of Tea Party sentiment

Victor Davis Hanson wrote a piece in Pajamas Media articulating extremely well what drives the Tea Party movement. Here are a few excerpts:  There is a growing sense that government is what I would call a new sort of Versailles — a vast cadre of royal state and federal workers that apparently assumes immunity from [...]

By |2010-06-30T21:42:50-04:00June 30th, 2010|Tea Party|0 Comments

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