Who lost Russia?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By 1988, Ronald Reagan, who had famously branded the Soviet Union "an evil empire," was striding through Red Square arm-in-arm with Mikhail Gorbachev. Russians were pounding both men more…

GOP base: Time to lock and load

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "I hold it that a little rebellion now and then is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical." So said more…

Does 'the decider' decide on war?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Has Congress given George Bush a green light to attack Iran? For he is surely behaving as though it is his call alone. And evidence is mounting that more…

Why Congress caved to Bush

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The anti-war Democrats are crying betrayal – and justifiably so. For a Democratic Congress is now voting to fully fund the war in Iraq, as demanded by President more…

Path to national suicide

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "At what point, then, is the approach of danger to be expected? "I answer, if it ever reach us, it must spring up amongst us. It cannot come more…

But who was right – Rudy or Ron?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- It was the decisive moment of the South Carolina debate. Hearing Rep. Ron Paul recite the reasons for Arab and Islamic resentment of the United States, including 10 more…

The New World Order GOP

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- A federal program, Ronald Reagan used to say, is the closest thing to eternal life here on earth. Even the Gipper conceded he failed to get control of more…

Rudy's party – or Reagan's?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "After months of conflicting signals on abortion, Rudolph W. Giuliani is planning to offer a forthright affirmation of his support for abortion rights in public forums, television appearances more…

Jamestown as it never was

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On the 400th anniversary of the Jamestown Settlement, Queen Elizabeth II arrived to commemorate the great occasion. And it took some fancy footwork for Her Majesty to run more…

U.S. on the hook for Tallinn

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- All week, young toughs in Moscow have besieged the Estonian embassy to harass Ambassador Marina Kaljurand. Her bodyguards had to use a mace-like spray to drive back the more…