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The Classicist is the weekly podcast of Victor Davis Hanson, scholar, writer, farmer. Tune in each week to hear VDH's unique perspective on the issues of the day.

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The Classicist is the weekly podcast of Victor Davis Hanson, scholar, writer, farmer. Tune in each week to hear VDH's unique perspective on the issues of the day.

    E225. What Killed Higher Education?

    E225. What Killed Higher Education?

    Victor Davis Hanson explains how today’s campus radicalism is different to that of the 1960s, analyzes the factor that led to higher education’s decline, and provides a blueprint for what a more enlightened university might look like.

    E224. The Woke Breaking Point

    E224. The Woke Breaking Point

    Amidst woke ideology’s takeover of elite institutions, a hopeful sign is emerging: a counterrevolutionary backlash amongst the American people.

    E223. How Much More Can America Take?

    E223. How Much More Can America Take?

    Victor Davis Hanson analyzes the decay of America institutions — from politics and education to the military and law enforcement — and asks “at one point does America hit it’s breaking point”

    E222. Will the Great Awokening Succeed?

    E222. Will the Great Awokening Succeed?

    Victor Davis Hanson examines how ’The Great Awokening’ has morphed from a boutique obsession into a society-wide attack on meritocracy … and considers whether that is setting the state for a brutal backlash.

    E221. Failures at Home, Dangers Abroad

    E221. Failures at Home, Dangers Abroad

    In a wide-ranging conversation that covers voting rights, COVID, Immigration, foreign policy, and debt, Victor Davis Hanson looks at the perilous consequences of the Biden Administration.

    E220. Racism By Any Other Name

    E220. Racism By Any Other Name

    Victor Davis Hanson examines the dramatic change in elite racial attitudes in recent years and issues a stern warning: there’s never been a bigger threat to America’s ability to hold together as a successful multiethnic society.

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The best source for understanding the world we live in.

Just amazed at the way victor d Hanson sees the world we live in. Through his optics you will get a proper understanding of what is actually going on around us and why people and nations act as they do. Hugely appreciated!

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