What Haditha portends

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- About Haditha, Americans today agree on but one thing. If Marines did shoot and kill women and children, either in rage or reprisal after the killing of one more…

Brave new world

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Writing in that fateful year, 1939, T.S. Eliot, intellectual and Christian, admonished his contemporaries who had placed their faith in the triumph of democracy. Democracy is not enough, more…

The state at war with the nation

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Our Enemy, the State" was a minor classic by Albert Jay Nock that young conservatives consumed in the Goldwater days of long ago. In the 1970s, however, "conservatives" more…

3rd intifada coming – thanks to Bush

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When there is no solution, there is no problem, observed James Burnham, the former Trotskyite turned Cold War geostrategist. Burnham's insight came again to mind as President Bush more…

The death of the nation-state

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Yugoslavia is gone, forever. The country that emerged from World War I and Versailles as the Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats and Slovenes, land of the South Slavs, more…

Is the GOP ascendancy over?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In America, parties enter periods of hegemony when they are seen as having resolved the crisis of the age. Lincoln, the first Republican president, reunited in blood a more…

Whose God may we mock?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- If "such lies and errors had been directed at the Quran or the Holocaust," said Archbishop Angelo Amato, the Vatican's secretary for the congregation for the doctrine of more…

'Comrade Wolf' and the mullahs

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the 27 years since the Iranian Revolution, the United States has launched air strikes on Libya, invaded Grenada, put Marines in Lebanon and run air strikes in more…

Why are we baiting Putin?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "[N]o legitimate interest is served when oil and gas become tools of intimidation or blackmail, either by supply management or attempt to monopolize transportation," thundered Vice President Cheney more…

The Bolivarian Alternative

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- At this hour, the leftist leaders of Argentina and Brazil are meeting with the populist-radicals who run Venezuela and Bolivia. Topic of discussion: The nationalization by Evo Morales, more…