Marco Rubio: The 'remainderman'

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Donald Trump won more votes in the Iowa caucuses than any Republican candidate in history. Impressive, except Ted Cruz set the new all-time record. And Marco Rubio exceeded more…

Is a new era for America upon us?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Whoever wins the nominations, the most successful campaigns of 2016 provide us with a clear picture of where the center of gravity is today in both parties and, more…

The civil war of the right

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The conservative movement is starting to look a lot like Syria. Baited, taunted, mocked by Fox News, Donald Trump told Roger Ailes what he could do with his more…

The rejection election

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With the Iowa caucuses a week away, the front-runner for the Republican nomination, who leads in all the polls, is Donald Trump. The consensus candidate of the Democratic more…

Is the specter of Trump haunting Davos?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The lights are burning late in Davos tonight. At the World Economic Forum, keynoter Joe Biden warned global elites that the unraveling of the middle class in America more…

Is the ayatollah a RINO?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Is the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the supreme leader of the Islamic Republic, a RINO – a revolutionary in name only? So they must be muttering around the barracks more…

U.S., Iran step back from the brink

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- To awaken Thursday to front-page photos of U.S. sailors kneeling on the deck of their patrol boat, hands on their heads in postures of surrender, on Iran's Farsi more…

What Bernie & The Donald portend

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Three weeks out from the Iowa caucuses, and clarity emerges. Hillary Clinton, the likely Democratic nominee, is in trouble. Polls show her slightly ahead of socialist Bernie Sanders more…

Why is North Korea our problem?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- For Xi Jinping, it has been a rough week. Panicked flight from China's currency twice caused a plunge of 7 percent in her stock market, forcing a suspension more…

Will Mideast allies drag us into war?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The New Year's execution by Saudi Arabia of the Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr was a deliberate provocation. Its first purpose: Signal the new ruthlessness and resolve more…