Is war in the cards for 2015?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you," said Calvin Coolidge, whose more…

Hollywood plays with fire

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In July of 1870, King Wilhelm sent Foreign Minister Bismarck an account of his meeting with a French envoy who had demanded that the king renounce any Hohenzollern more…

What the war on police has wrought

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "NYPD, KKK, How many kids did you kill today?" That was one of the chants of anti-police protesters in New York City. Another was, "What do we want? more…

Obama throws Fidel a rope

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The celebrations in Havana and the sullen silence in Miami tell you all you need to know about who won this round with Castro's Cuba. In JFK's metaphor, more…

The rise of Putinism

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Abe tightens grip on power as Japanese shun election." So ran the Page 1 headline of the Financial Times on the victory of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in more…

Jonathan Gruber: Honest liberal

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Brought before a House inquisition, MIT professor and Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber burbled a recantation of his beliefs about how that triumph of liberalism had been achieved. Yet, more…

A Russophobic rant from Congress

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Hopefully, Russians realize that our House of Representatives often passes thunderous resolutions to pander to special interests, which have no bearing on the thinking or actions of the more…

Who are the cowards now, Eric Holder?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In July of 1967, after race riots gutted Newark and Detroit, requiring troops to put them down, LBJ appointed a commission to investigate what happened and why. The more…

Ferguson's 'no justice, no peace' absurdity

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "It is ordained in the eternal constitution of things, that men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their passions forge their fetters." Edmund Burke's insight returned to mind more…