Behind the Russian rage

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- As the old saying goes, you cannot truly understand a man until you have walked a mile in his shoes. Perhaps Americans, a fortunate tribe, should try to more…

Is Europe cracking up?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- A week ago, in the St. George's Hall in the Kremlin, Russia's elite cheered and wept as Vladimir Putin announced the re-annexation of Crimea. Seven in 10 Russians more…

Marching as to war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Sweeping through Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania this week, Joe Biden reassured all three that the United States' commitment to Article Five of the NATO treaty remains "solemn" and more…

Is Putin the irrational one?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Vladimir Putin seems to have lost touch with reality, Angela Merkel reportedly told Barack Obama after speaking with the Russian president. He is "in another world." "I agree more…

European Man is an endangered species

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the last stanza of "The Battle of Blenheim," Robert Southey writes: "But what good came of it at last?" Quoth little Peterkin. "Why, that I cannot tell," more…

Marco Rubio newest War Party cheerleader?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Though Barack Obama is widely regarded as a weak president, is the new world disorder really all his fault? Listening to the more vocal voices of the GOP more…

Hillary, Hitler and Cold War II

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In assessing the motives and actions of Vladimir Putin, Hillary Clinton compared them to Adolf Hitler's. Almost always a mistake. After 12 years in power, Hitler was dead, more…

Tune out the war party!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With Vladimir Putin's dispatch of Russian troops into Crimea, our war hawks are breathing fire. Russophobia is rampant and the op-ed pages are ablaze here. Barack Obama should more…

Syria intervention still bad idea

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Whether saber rattling or not, word is out that the White House is "rethinking its options" on intervening in the Syrian war. The collapse of John Kerry's Geneva more…

Repeal the civil rights laws

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Religious Right Cheers a Bill Allowing Refusal to Serve Gays." Thus did the New York Times' headline, leaving no doubt as to who the black hats are, describe more…