Patrick J. Buchanan

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Patrick J. Buchanan was a senior advisor to presidents Nixon, Ford, and Reagan, and three times ran for president. His most recent book is Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War": How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World.


International Affairs

War Cries Drown Out ‘America First’

War Cries Drown Out ‘America First’

April 18, 2017

“Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on

Middle East Conflict

Is Trump Enlisting in the War Party?

Is Trump Enlisting in the War Party?

April 11, 2017

By firing off five dozen Tomahawk missiles at a military airfield, our “America

Warshington

Why Is Kim Jong Un Our Problem?

Why Is Kim Jong Un Our Problem?

April 04, 2017

“If China is not going to solve North Korea, we will.” So President Donald

Politics

The Ryancare Rout—Winning by Losing?

The Ryancare Rout—Winning by Losing?

March 28, 2017

Did the Freedom Caucus just pull the Republican Party back off the ledge,

Elections

Will Russiagate Backfire on the Left?

Will Russiagate Backfire on the Left?

March 21, 2017

The big losers of the Russian hacking scandal may yet be those who invested all

International Affairs

Is Turkey Lost to the West?

Is Turkey Lost to the West?

March 14, 2017

Not long ago, a democratizing Turkey, with the second-largest army in NATO,

International Affairs

Is a Korean Missile Crisis Ahead?

Is a Korean Missile Crisis Ahead?

March 10, 2017

To back up Defense Secretary “Mad Dog” Mattis’ warning last month, that the

Conspiracy

The Beltway Conspiracy to Break Trump

The Beltway Conspiracy to Break Trump

March 07, 2017

At Mar-a-Lago this weekend President Donald Trump was filled “with fury” says

Home Front

Is Secession a Solution to Cultural War?

Is Secession a Solution to Cultural War?

February 24, 2017

As the culture war is about irreconcilable beliefs about God and man, right and

Attrition

Is a Trump-Putin Detente Dead?

Is a Trump-Putin Detente Dead?

February 21, 2017

Among the reasons Donald Trump is president is that he read the nation and the

Warshington

The Deep State Targets Trump

The Deep State Targets Trump

February 17, 2017

When Gen. Michael Flynn was forced to resign as national security adviser, Bill

Zeitgeist

Is the Left Playing with Fire Again?

Is the Left Playing with Fire Again?

February 14, 2017

To those who lived through that era that tore us apart in the ‘60s and ‘70s, it

Public Nuisances

Trump Must Break Judicial Power

Trump Must Break Judicial Power

February 10, 2017

“Disheartening and demoralizing,” wailed Judge Neil Gorsuch of President

International Affairs

The Coming Clash With Iran

The Coming Clash With Iran

February 03, 2017

When Gen. Michael Flynn marched into the White House Briefing Room to declare

National Bankruptcy

Trump: America for the Americans!

Trump: America for the Americans!

January 24, 2017

As the patriotic pageantry of Inauguration Day gave way to the demonstrations

Winning

New President, New World

New President, New World

January 20, 2017

“Don’t Make Any Sudden Moves” is the advice offered to the new president by

International Affairs

Iran Nuclear Deal—Alive or Dead?

Iran Nuclear Deal—Alive or Dead?

January 10, 2017

Though every Republican in Congress voted against the Iran nuclear deal,

Warshington

The Real Saboteurs of a Trump Foreign Policy

The Real Saboteurs of a Trump Foreign Policy

December 20, 2016

The never-Trumpers are never going to surrender the myth that Russian President

International Affairs

Lessons of Aleppo—for Trump

Lessons of Aleppo—for Trump

December 16, 2016

In this world, it is often dangerous to be an enemy of the United States, said

Foreign Policy

Will Trump Defy McCain & Marco?

Will Trump Defy McCain & Marco?

December 13, 2016

When word leaked that Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson, a holder of the Order of

International Affairs

Is Trump Calling Out Xi Jinping?

Is Trump Calling Out Xi Jinping?

December 06, 2016

Like a bolt of lightning, that call of congratulations from Taiwan President

International Affairs

Populist-Nationalist Tide Rolls On

Populist-Nationalist Tide Rolls On

November 29, 2016

Now that the British have voted to secede from the European Union and America

Home Front

A Besieged Trump Presidency Ahead

A Besieged Trump Presidency Ahead

November 22, 2016

After a week managing the transition, vice president-elect Mike Pence took his

International Affairs

A Trump Doctrine—‘America First’

A Trump Doctrine—‘America First’

November 15, 2016

However Donald Trump came upon the foreign policy views he espoused, they were

District of Corruption

Hillary’s Watergate?

Hillary’s Watergate?

November 01, 2016

After posting Friday’s column, “A Presidency from Hell,” about the

Elections

An Establishment in Panic

An Establishment in Panic

October 21, 2016

Pressed by moderator Chris Wallace as to whether he would accept defeat should

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