Trump: Middle American Radical

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- President Trump is the leader of America's conservative party. Yet not even his allies would describe him as a conservative in the tradition of Robert Taft, Russell Kirk more…

Nunes duels the deep state

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- That memo worked up in the Intel Committee of Chairman Devin Nunes may not have sunk the Mueller investigation, but from the sound of the secondary explosions, this more…

A Never-Trump press in near panic

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "All the News That's Fit to Print" proclaims the masthead of the New York Times. "Democracy Dies in Darkness," echoes the Washington Post. "The people have a right more…

Many wars, too many enemies

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- If Turkey is not bluffing, U.S. troops in Manbij, Syria, could be under fire by week's end, and NATO engulfed in the worst crisis in its history. Turkish more…

In a Trump hunt, beware the perjury trap

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Asked if he would agree to be interviewed by Robert Mueller's team, President Donald Trump told the White House press corps, "I would love to do it ... more…

Is democracy on the way down?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "The Western democratic system is hailed by the developed world as near perfect and the most superior political system to run a country," mocked China's official new agency. more…

A U.S.-Turkish clash in Syria?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The war for dominance in the Middle East, following the crushing of ISIS, appears about to commence in Syria – with NATO allies America and Turkey on opposing more…

In immigration debate, race matters

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- President Trump "said things which were hate-filled, vile and racist. ... I cannot believe ... any president has ever spoken the words that I ... heard our president more…

Little Rocket Man wins the round

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- After a year in which he tested a hydrogen bomb and an ICBM, threatened to destroy the United States and called President Trump "a dotard," Kim Jong-un, at more…

Does America have a global mission?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Informing Iran, "The U.S. is watching what you do," Ambassdor Nikki Haley called an emergency meeting Friday of the Security Council regarding the riots in Iran. The session more…