The plot to destroy Nixon

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In his new biography "Being Nixon: A Man Divided," Evan Thomas concedes a point. Richard Nixon, he writes, "was not paranoid; the press and the 'Georgetown set' really more…

Now the Turks are all in

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- All through the Cold War, the Turks were among America's most reliable allies. After World War II, when Stalin encroached upon Turkey and Greece, Harry Truman came to more…

Could Trump win?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The American political class has failed the country, and should be fired. That is the clearest message from the summer surge of Bernie Sanders and the remarkable rise more…

Today's Mengele and a 'new dark age'

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If God does not exist, then everything is permissible." Ivan Karamazov's insight came to mind while watching the video of Deborah Nucatola of Planned Parenthood describe, as she more…

A Mideast Game of Thrones

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- As President Obama's nuclear deal with Iran is compared to Richard Nixon's opening to China, Bibi Netanyahu must know how Chiang Kai-shek felt as he watched his old more…

The GOP's Iran dilemma

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- From first reactions, it appears that Hill Republicans will be near unanimous in voting a resolution of rejection of the Iran nuclear deal. They will then vote to more…

The coming era of civil disobedience

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The Oklahoma Supreme Court, in a 7-2 decision, has ordered a monument of the Ten Commandments removed from the state Capitol. Calling the Commandments "religious in nature and more…

Trump and the GOP border war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the 2016 race, June belonged to two outsiders who could not be more dissimilar. Bernie Sanders is a socialist senator from Vermont and Donald Trump a celebrity more…

Europe's real existential crisis

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- However the Greek crisis ends, whether with Athens leaving the eurozone or submitting and accepting austerity at the dictates of its creditors, the European Union appears headed for more…