How Berkeley birthed the right

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In December 1964, a Silver Age of American liberalism, to rival the Golden Age of FDR and the New Deal, seemed to be upon us. Barry Goldwater had more…

Where the Trump-media war is headed

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Saturday's White House Correspondents Association dinner exposed anew how far from Middle America our elite media reside. At the dinner, the electricity was gone, the glamor and glitz more…

The rise of the generals

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Has President Donald Trump outsourced foreign policy to the generals? So it would seem. Candidate Trump held out his hand to Vladimir Putin. He rejected further U.S. intervention more…

Is Macron the EU's last best hope?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- For the French establishment, Sunday's presidential election came close to a near-death experience. As the Duke of Wellington said of Waterloo, it was a "damn near-run thing." Neither more…

Is democracy in a death spiral?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "You all start with the premise that democracy is some good. I don't think it's worth a damn. Churchill is right. The only thing to be said for more…

War cries drown out 'America First'

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem?" tweeted President Donald Trump on Easter Sunday. Earlier, after more…

Will Christianity perish in its birthplace?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? (My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?)" Those are among Jesus' last words on the Cross that first Good Friday. It was more…

Is Trump enlisting in the War Party?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By firing off five dozen Tomahawk missiles at a military airfield, our "America First" president may have plunged us into another Middle East war his countrymen do not more…

Why is Kim Jong-un our problem?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If China is not going to solve North Korea, we will." So President Donald Trump warns, amid reports North Korea, in its zeal to build an intercontinental ballistic more…