Marco Rubio newest War Party cheerleader?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Though Barack Obama is widely regarded as a weak president, is the new world disorder really all his fault? Listening to the more vocal voices of the GOP more…

Hillary, Hitler and Cold War II

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In assessing the motives and actions of Vladimir Putin, Hillary Clinton compared them to Adolf Hitler's. Almost always a mistake. After 12 years in power, Hitler was dead, more…

Tune out the war party!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With Vladimir Putin's dispatch of Russian troops into Crimea, our war hawks are breathing fire. Russophobia is rampant and the op-ed pages are ablaze here. Barack Obama should more…

Syria intervention still bad idea

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Whether saber rattling or not, word is out that the White House is "rethinking its options" on intervening in the Syrian war. The collapse of John Kerry's Geneva more…

Repeal the civil rights laws

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Religious Right Cheers a Bill Allowing Refusal to Serve Gays." Thus did the New York Times' headline, leaving no doubt as to who the black hats are, describe more…

Ukraine's crisis, not ours

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Richard Engel of NBC, reporting from Maidan Square in Kiev, described what he witnessed as the Feb. 19 truce collapsed. Police began to back away from their positions more…

Europeans find ethnonationalism

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland has apologized for her undiplomatic "(bleep) the EU!" remark intercepted on her phone call with the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine. Yet it more…

Is tea party's dream an illusion?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "There is no education in the second kick of a mule," said Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. With some such thought in mind, Speaker John Boehner strode to more…

End of the line for the welfare state?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The Congressional Budget Office did not exactly say Obamacare would cost the nation 2.5 million jobs. But what it did say is vindication of what conservatives have preached more…

Staying out of other people's wars

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If these negotiations [with Iran] fail, there are two grim alternatives," said Sen. Richard Durbin, "a nuclear Iran, or war, or perhaps both." Sens. John McCain and Lindsey more…