Somewhere in hell, bin Laden is smiling

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Bowe Bergdahl was "an American prisoner of war captured on the battlefield" who "served the United States with distinction and honor," asserted Susan Rice, the president's national security more…

Bergdahl: War hero or deserter?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "We needed to get him out of there, essentially to save his life." So said Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, an Army sergeant in Vietnam, of Barack Obama's more…

Is Obama blundering into a Syrian quagmire?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With his address at West Point, President Obama succeeded where all his previous efforts had failed. He brought us together. Nobody seems to have liked the speech. A more…

U.S. democracy: Another god that failed

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On Memorial Day weekend, scores of thousands of bikers arrived here for their annual Rolling Thunder tribute to America's veterans, especially those lost in our wars or left more…

A legendary failure of liberalism

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When Brown v. Board of Education, the 9-0 Warren Court ruling came down 60 years ago, desegregating America's public schools, this writer was a sophomore at Gonzaga in more…

A left-right convergence?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- WASHINGTON – Last summer, in this capital of gridlock, a miracle occurred. The American people rose as one and told the government of the United States not to more…

Abolish the corporate income tax!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- News that Pfizer, the world's largest pharmaceutical company, plans to buy Britain's AstraZeneca for $106 billion, renounce its U.S. citizenship and declare itself a British company has jolted more…

Rep. Walter Jones repels attack by War Party

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The GOP Beltway establishment is celebrating the victory of Thom Tillis, speaker of the North Carolina House, over his tea party and evangelical rivals in Tuesday's primary for more…

Is Obama wrong on Ukraine?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "What Would America Fight For?" That question shouts from the cover of this week's Economist. It is, asserts the magazine, "the question haunting its allies." While most agree more…