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…

The White House and adversary press

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- So far as we now know, Vice President Cheney did nothing wrong. Leading a bird with a 28-gauge shotgun, in late afternoon, he mistakenly shot in the face, more…

Churchill, Hitler and Newt

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- You can always tell when the War Party wants a new war. They will invariably trot out the Argumentum ad Hitlerum. Before the 1991 Gulf War, Saddam had more…

Our hollow prosperity

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Now that the U.S. trade deficit for 2005 has come in at $726 billion, the fourth straight all-time record, a question arises. What constitutes failure for a free-trade more…

The cartoon wars

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Like white phosphorus, the mocking cartoons of Muhammad have inflamed and lit up the battlefield in the culture war between the secular and the sacred, between West and more…

Secularist stupidity and religious wars

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- That demagogues and agitators are exploiting those cartoons of Muhammad to advance a war of civilizations and expel Europeans from the Middle East seems undeniable. But that does more…

Bristling defiance – in retreat

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "The road of isolationism and protectionism may seem broad and inviting, yet it ends in danger and decline," railed President Bush in his State of the Union. Again more…

In defense of foreign aid
– for Hamas

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Ever since President Bush, sometime after 9-11, converted to neoconservatism, his Middle East policy has suffered from the triple defects of that subspecies of the Right: hubris, ideology more…

Does Democracy Blvd.
lead to Islamism?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The neoconservatives who dreamed up the Bush Doctrine – promoting "democracy" would be the U.S. mission in the Middle East – may be about to hold yet another more…

Iran vs. Israel: Bush's dilemma

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the test of wills between the West and Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad shows no sign of backing down. The Iranian president has said Israel should be "wiped off more…