Where are the Christians?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert unleashed his navy and air force on Lebanon, accusing that tiny nation of an "act of war," the last pillar of Bush's more…

Why Russia loves Putin

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Asked by the "Today" show's Matt Lauer about the recent caning Vice President Cheney gave him and Russia, President Vladimir Putin gave this cocky and cutting reply: "I more…

The end of Cowboy Diplomacy

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The era of "Cowboy Diplomacy" is over, writes Time magazine. The Bush Doctrine – "The world's worst regimes will not be allowed to acquire the world's worst weapons" more…

Let Asia deal with Kim Jong-Il

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- That free fireworks display Kim Jong-Il put on for our benefit on July Fourth may prove to have been the best day George Bush has had since Zarqawi more…

An independent republic still?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Two hundred thirty years have elapsed since Jefferson's document was signed in Philadelphia, declaring the 13 colonies to be independent forever of the England of George III. In more…

Times 2, Bush 0

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "For people to leak that program and for a newspaper to publish it does great harm to the United States of America." So said President Bush of the more…

Is defeat now an option?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "There is an awful feeling that everything is lurching downward," the Western diplomat told the Washington Post. "Nearly five years on, there is no rule of law. ... more…

Needed: A new policy on Islam

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In 1938, the year of Anschluss and Munich, a perceptive British Catholic looked beyond the continent over which war clouds hung and saw another cloud forming. "It has more…

Is Catholicism now 'unacceptable'?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On the political roundtable "21 This Week," on Maryland's tiny Access Montgomery cable channel 21, Robert J. Smith has been a regular panelist. Introduced as a "Republican activist," more…

Condi and the isolationists

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- To buttress crumbling support for his interventionist policy, President Bush played his ace of trumps, sending his most popular champion, Condi Rice, to the Southern Baptist Convention. If more…