Author Archives: Patrick J. Buchanan

Is the U.S. Back in the Coup Business?

Twenty years after the Cold War ended, State Department-funded NGOs interfere in elections worldwide.

What Would Eisenhower Do?

In a world trying to entangle the U.S. in countless war guarantees, Ike shows how to manage alliances.

The GOP Risks a Return to Bushism

While Hillary stumbles out of the gate, Republicans put their least attractive face forward.

Europe’s Future Is in the Past

Nationalism and religion are once again providing the meaning that multiculturalism never could.

Iran Doesn’t Need a Bomb

The entire Middle East is already going Tehran’s way.

Eric Holder Vindicates Darren Wilson

The Justice Department’s report confirms the officer’s story, even while accusing Ferguson of racism.

Keep the ISIS Threat in Perspective

The savagery of the Islamic State and its rivals in terror far outstrips their historically limited lethality.

The GOP Marches to Endless War

ISIS wants America at war with the world, and the Republican Party is all too eager to comply.

Democrats Hold the Culture War Whip Hand

From Giuliani to gay marriage, Republicans are quick to beat a retreat at the first sign of social issue controversy.

On Trade, T.R.’s Party No Longer

Republicans surrender their new majority’s power to Obama and globalization.

Putin Is Better Than Brezhnev

America should be able to cooperate on matters of mutual interest with a far less threatening Kremlin.

ISIS Should Ring an Arab Alarm

The Islamic State’s former supporters should now understand the existential threat it poses to them.

Why Compare the Crusades to Al-Qaeda?

Obama’s aspirations to world citizenship cut him off from his own civilization’s history.

Killing ISIS Is a Sunni Job

Responsibility for the destruction of the Islamic state rests with its Arab neighbors, not America.

Ukraine Needs Peace, Not Weapons

The United States should negotiate an end to Ukraine’s hostilities, not fuel them further.

The GOP Pre-emptively Surrenders to Obama on Trade

The economic destruction wreaked on the working class can only continue so long before the U.S. gets a Syriza.

Boehner and Bibi Drum for a Persian War

While Sunni terrorists wage terror across the Middle East, Netanyahu and the GOP fear a phantom Shi’ite menace.

What is France Fighting For?

The West’s adversaries have a far clearer understanding of the values they defend.

Race Relations 50 Years After Selma

Half a century of government programs have not closed the gaps of racial inequalities.

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