Victor Davis Hanson – Trump: Tragic Hero … or Just Tragic?

Dr. Victor Davis Hanson was the keynote speaker at the Pepperdine School of Public Policy on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at the Spring 2019 Patricia Tagliaferri Dean’s Distinguished Lecture entitled Trump: Tragic Hero … or Just Tragic? Hanson discussed his new book, The Case for Trump, where he explored how a celebrity businessman with no political or military experience triumphed over sixteen well-qualified Republican rivals, a Democrat with a quarter-billion-dollar war chest, and a hostile media and Washington establishment to become president of the United States.