The real schismatics and bigots

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "I grew up in the Episcopal Church. I hope I don't cry when I talk about this. But the issue is: Are we going to follow Scripture?" So more…

Broken Army, broken empire

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The insurgencies in Iraq and Afghanistan have thus far cost fewer U.S. lives than the Filipino insurgency of 1899-1902. Yet Army Chief of Staff Gen. Peter Schoomaker warned more…

Person of the Year: Ahmadinejad

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Since 1927, the year Lindbergh flew the Atlantic in his single-engine Spirit of St. Louis, Time has devoted its final cover of the year to the Man of more…

Protecting illegals, harming Americans

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Gov. Mitt Romney, leaving office, has just taken a modest step to protect the people of Massachusetts. Romney signed an agreement with the feds to empower 30 state more…

Coming GOP war … over the war!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "I believe this is a recipe that will lead to our defeat ... in Iraq," said John McCain. He has a point. For what does the Iraq Study more…

Withdraw to victory?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "The situation in Iraq is grave and deteriorating," declares the Iraq Study Group in the lead sentence of its long-awaited report. It continues on in this grim vein: more…

Why U.S. is now impotent in Middle East

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- During last summer's Israeli-Hezbollah war, Condi Rice assured us that we were witnessing the "birth pangs of a new Middle East." Condi may be right. But that new more…

The war of all against all

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- A few days back, the "Today" show, speaking for NBC News, declared Iraq a "civil war," and said the network and CNBC and MSNBC would henceforth use that more…

Is Putin being set up?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- PARIS – Whoever poisoned Alexander Litvinenko had two goals: a long and lingering death for the KGB defector and pointing a finger of accusation for his killing right more…

Befuddled president, befuddled superpower

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "For if the trumpet give an uncertain sound, who shall prepare himself to the battle?" On reading the Washington Post story by Robin Wright, "Bush Initiates Iraq Policy more…