Pat Buchanan

Posted July 29, 2014

With the party united, the odds are now at least even that the GOP will not only hold the House but also capture the Senate in November.

Posted July 25, 2014

In 1933, the Holodomor was playing out in Ukraine.

Posted July 22, 2014

The downing of the Malaysian airliner that took the lives of 298 men, women and children was not deliberate terrorism. No one wanted to massacre those women and children.

Posted July 18, 2014

To observe the decades-long paralysis of America's political elite in controlling her borders calls to mind the insight of James Burnham in 1964 -- "Liberalism is the ideology of Western suicide."

Posted July 15, 2014

Speaking to the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in Albuquerque in 2001, George W. Bush declared that, as Mexico was a friend and neighbor, "It's so important for us to tear down our barriers and walls that might separate Mexico from the United States."

Posted July 11, 2014

Can the "Great Silent Majority" of yesteryear be replicated?

Posted July 08, 2014

"So sue me."

Posted July 03, 2014

"For the first time since President Richard M. Nixon's divisive 'Southern strategy' that sent whites to the Republican Party and blacks to the Democrats ..." began a New York Times story last week. Thus has one of the big lies of U.S. political history morphed into a cliche -- that Richard Nixon used racist politics to steal the South from a Democratic Party battling heroically for civil rights.

Posted July 01, 2014

What are we doing?

Posted June 27, 2014

Looking back over the last century there were two great coalition builders in presidential politics: FDR and Richard Nixon.

Posted June 24, 2014

With the Islamic warriors of ISIS having captured all the border posts between Iraq, Syria and Jordan, we may be witnessing the end of Sykes-Picot.

Posted June 20, 2014

The panic that engulfed this capital after the fall of Mosul, when it appeared that the Islamist fanatics of ISIS would overrun Baghdad, has passed.

Posted June 17, 2014

As the Islamic warriors of ISIS rolled down the road from Mosul, John McCain was an echo of French Premier Paul Reynaud, when word reached Paris that Rommel had broken through in the Ardennes: "We are now facing an existential threat to the security of the United States of America," said McCain.

Posted June 13, 2014

"I hold it that a little rebellion now and then is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical."

Posted June 10, 2014

For 10 days, Americans have argued over the wisdom of trading five Taliban senior commanders for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.

Posted June 06, 2014

Bowe Bergdahl was "an American prisoner of war captured on the battlefield" who "served the United States with distinction and honor," asserted Susan Rice, the president's national security adviser.

Posted June 03, 2014

"We needed to get him out of there, essentially to save his life." So said Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, an Army sergeant in Vietnam, of Barack Obama's trade of five hard-core Taliban leaders at Guantanamo for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a Taliban prisoner for five years.

Posted May 30, 2014

With his address at West Point, President Obama succeeded where all his previous efforts had failed. He brought us together.

Posted May 27, 2014

On Memorial Day weekend, scores of thousands of bikers arrived here for their annual Rolling Thunder tribute to America's veterans, especially those lost in our wars or left behind.

Posted May 23, 2014

Memorial Day will likely bring alarmist headlines in the elite media about a populist fever raging in Europe, and manifest in the shocking returns from the elections for the European Parliament.