Is Turkey lost to the West?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Not long ago, a democratizing Turkey, with the second-largest army in NATO, appeared on track to join the European Union. That's not likely now, or perhaps ever. Last more…

Is a Korean missile crisis ahead?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- To back up Defense Secretary "Mad Dog" Mattis' warning last month, that the U.S. "remains steadfast in its commitment" to its allies, President Donald Trump is sending B-1 more…

The Beltway conspiracy to break Trump

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- At Mar-a-Lago this weekend President Donald Trump was filled "with fury" says the Washington Post, "mad – steaming, raging, mad." Early Saturday the fuming president exploded with this more…

It's Trump's party, now

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Before the largest audience of his political career, save perhaps his inaugural, Donald Trump delivered the speech of his life. And though Tuesday's address may be called moderate, more…

Is Russia really an enemy, Sen. McCain?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The founding fathers of the Munich Security Conference, said John McCain, would be "be alarmed by the turning away from universal values and toward old ties of blood, more…

Is secession a solution to cultural war?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- As the culture war is about irreconcilable beliefs about God and man, right and wrong, good and evil, and is at root a religious war, it will be more…

Is a Trump-Putin detente dead?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Among the reasons Donald Trump is president is that he read the nation and the world better than his rivals. He saw the surging power of American nationalism more…

The deep state targets Trump

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When Gen. Michael Flynn was forced to resign as national security adviser, Bill Kristol purred his satisfaction, "If it comes to it, prefer the deep state to the more…

Is the left playing with fire again?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- To those who lived through that era that tore us apart in the '60s and '70s, it is starting to look like "deja vu all over again." And more…

Trump must break judicial power

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Disheartening and demoralizing," wailed Judge Neil Gorsuch of President Trump's comments about the judges seeking to overturn his 90-day ban on travel to the U.S. from the Greater more…