Anti-Trump freakout: The 1st of many

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- That hysterical reaction to the travel ban announced Friday is a portent of what is to come if President Donald Trump carries out the mandate given to him more…

What Trump's wall says to the world

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Something there is that doesn't love a wall," wrote poet Robert Frost in the opening line of "Mending Walls." And on the American left there is something like more…

Trump: America for the Americans!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- As the patriotic pageantry of Inauguration Day gave way to the demonstrations of defiance Saturday, our new America came into view. We are two nations now, two peoples. more…

New president, new world

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Don't make any sudden moves" is the advice offered to the new president by Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations, which has not traditionally been known more…

Reagan and Trump: American nationalists

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- WASHINGTON – Since World War II, the two men who have most terrified this city by winning the presidency are Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump. And they have more…

Trump's enemies see an opening

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Fake news!" roared Donald Trump, the work of "sick people." The president-elect was referring to a 35-page dossier of lurid details of his alleged sexual misconduct in Russia, more…

Iran nuke deal -- alive or dead?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Though every Republican in Congress voted against the Iran nuclear deal, "Tearing it up ... is not going to happen," says Sen. Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign more…

Is liberal democracy an endangered species?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "As we begin 2017, the most urgent threat to liberal democracy is not autocracy," writes William Galston of the Wall Street Journal, "it is illiberal democracy." Galston's diagnosis more…

Can Trump and Putin avert Cold War II?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In retaliation for the hacking of John Podesta and the DNC, Barack Obama expelled 35 Russian diplomats and ordered closure of their country houses on Long Island and more…

Israel first, or America first?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Donald Trump has a new best friend. "President-elect Trump, thank you for your warm friendship and your clear-cut support of Israel," gushed Bibi Netanyahu, after he berated John more…