Unapproved Syria strike an impeachable act

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The next 72 hours will be decisive in the career of the speaker of the House. The alternatives he faces are these: John Boehner can, after "consultation," give more…

Congress should veto Obama's war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Congress doesn't have a whole lot of core responsibilities," said Barack Obama last week in an astonishing remark. For in the Constitution, Congress appears as the more…

Dead souls of a cultural revolution

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=1&VID=25058569&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] Last Friday, Christopher Lane, a 22-year-old Australian here on a baseball scholarship, was shot and killed while jogging in more…

Who owns the future?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the near term, bet on the men with the guns. The Egyptian army, being slowly squeezed out of its central role in the nation's life by Mohamed more…

Egypt's army crosses the Rubicon

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Sire, clear the square with gunfire or abdicate." That was the message one of his generals gave the young czar Nicholas I in December of 1825, as thousands more…

Post v. Putin: Whose side are you on?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The culture war has gone global. And the divisions are not only between, but within nations. "Suddenly, homosexuality is against the law," wailed Jay Leno. "I mean, this more…

Do we really want a Cold War II?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "There have been times when they slip back into Cold War thinking," said President Obama in his tutorial with Jay Leno. And to show the Russians that such more…

Put al-Qaida in perspective

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Apparently, the threat is both serious and specific. The United States ordered 22 diplomatic missions closed and issued a worldwide travel alert for U.S. citizens. The threat comes more…

Last hurrah of the interventionists?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In what a Washington Post columnist describes as a rout of Rand Paul isolationism, the Senate just voted overwhelmingly to send another $1.5 billion in foreign aid to more…

Obama's moment – a deal with Iran

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In his second term, Richard Nixon had Watergate, but also the rescue of Israel in the Yom Kippur War. In his second term, Ronald Reagan had Iran-Contra, but more…