Contempt for Congress:
Well-deserved

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "I've got a pen," said President Obama early this week. "I can use that pen to sign executive orders and take executive actions ... that move the ball more…

A blank check for war on Iran

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- As we approach the centennial of World War I, we will read much of the blunders that produced that tragedy of Western civilization. Among them will be the more…

The enemy of our enemy

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the wars she has fought, America has often allied with regimes that represented the antithesis of the cause for which we were fighting. In our Revolutionary War more…

Is America going to pot?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Smoking Marlboros is now forbidden in Irish bars in New York City. But buying, selling and smoking marijuana is legal in Colorado. It doesn't take a weatherman to more…

Obama should go to Russia

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With twin suicide bombings in Volgograd, at a train station and on a trolley, 34 Russians are dead and scores are injured and hospitalized. Moscow and the world more…

Freedom produces inequality

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When President Richard Nixon arrived in Beijing in 1972, Chairman Mao Zedong – with his Marxist revolution, Great Leap Forward and Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution – had achieved more…

Obama vs. Churchill and the war for the future

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By their heroes shall you know them. In his eulogy, President Obama put Nelson Mandela in the company of three other heroes: Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King and more…

'Duck Dynasty' and the new blacklist

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Pope Francis' call for a truce notwithstanding, the culture war rages on in America. Last week, a Utah judge struck down part of the state's anti-polygamy law, clearing more…

Why neo-isolationism is soaring

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Neo-isolationism is the direct product of foolish globalism. ... Compared to people who thought they could run the universe, or at least the globe, I am neo-isolationist and more…

Is Putin one of us?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Is Vladimir Putin a paleoconservative? In the culture war for mankind's future, is he one of us? While such a question may be blasphemous in Western circles, consider more…