Rev. Wright's star pupil

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "A steady patriot of the world alone, "The friend of every country – but his own." George Canning's couplet about the Englishmen who professed love for all the more…

Whose job is it to destroy ISIS?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Seeing clips of that 22-minute video of the immolation of the Jordanian pilot, one wonders: Who would be drawn to the cause of these barbarians who perpetrated such more…

U.S.-Russia clash in Ukraine?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Among Cold War presidents, from Truman to Bush I, there was an unwritten rule: Do not challenge Moscow in its Central and Eastern Europe sphere of influence. In more…

Derail fast track!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Last November, Republicans grew their strength in Congress to levels unseen since 1946. What united the party and rallied the nation was the GOP's declared resolve to stand more…

The Persians are coming!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "The Iranians are on the march," warned John McCain Sunday. "Iran is building a new Persian Empire," echoed Col. Ralph Peters. So alarmed is Speaker Boehner, he invited more…

Against terrorism – but for what?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Following the Charlie Hebdo massacre, Prime Minister Manuel Valls said France "is at war with terrorism, jihadism and radical Islamism." This tells us what France is fighting against. more…

Selma, 50 years on

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On Martin Luther King Day, 2015, how stand race relations in America? "Selma," a film focused on the police clubbing of civil rights marchers led by Dr. King more…

To die for Charlie Hebdo?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "I may disagree with what you have to say, but I shall defend to the death your right to say it." That maxim of Voltaire was among those more…

A triumph of terrorism

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Western media are declaring the million-man march in Paris, where world leaders paraded down Boulevard Voltaire in solidarity with France, a victory over terrorism. Isn't it pretty to more…

Europe's paralysis

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The massacre in Paris of the staff of the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo was an act of terrorism, but also a successful act of war in the clash more…