What is 'democracy'?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If I must die, I will die," Abdul Rahman told a human rights worker. Facing execution for converting to Christianity, Rahman had just been moved from a jail more…

Are the neocons losing it?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- While President Bush appears serenely confident about Iraq, the same cannot be said of the War Party propagandists who were plotting this conflict when Dubya was still a more…

Punishing apostasy

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Then Moses stood in the gate of the camp and said, Who is on the Lord's side? Let him come unto me. And all the sons of Levi more…

Have the Republicans lost 2006?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Bush's job approval is now at 37 percent and even lower for his handling of Iraq. And by 50 percent to 37 percent, the nation prefers Democrats in more…

Panic in Davos world

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Who is Karl Rove?" the puzzled fellow from Dubai inquired, on hearing he had a phone call waiting from the White House. He found out. Karl was sorry more…

The fruits of NAFTA

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- As I write these lines, the big black headline on Drudge reads, "Arizona Governor Orders Troops to Mexican Border." Both Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano and New Mexico's Bill more…

What the Indian giver got

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Standing beside Pervez Musharraf, an ally in the war on terror, President Bush explained how he told him Pakistan would not be getting the same aid in developing more…

The neocon temptation

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed ..." There may be a better description of what more…

When Bush-worlds collide

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- While the father remained ever skeptical of "the vision thing," the son has several visions to guide his presidency. The first might be called Davos World. It is more…

Should we discriminate on ports deal? You bet!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "This Dubai port deal has unleashed a kind of collective mania we haven't seen in decades ... a xenophobic tsunami," wails a keening David Brooks. "A nativist, isolationist more…