Gingrich & Bolton are wrong on Iran

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Iran must be free. The dictatorship must be destroyed. Containment is appeasement, and appeasement is surrender." Thus does our Churchill, Newt Gingrich, dismiss, in dealing with Iran, the more…

Russia baiters and Putin haters

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Is Russia an enemy of the United States?" NBC's Kasie Hunt demanded of Ted Cruz. Replied the runner-up for the GOP nomination, "Russia is a significant adversary. Putin more…

Alone perhaps -- but is Trump right?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- At the G-20 in Hamburg, it is said, President Trump was isolated, without support from the other G-20 members, especially on climate change and trade. Perhaps so. But more…

Patching it up with Putin

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- President Donald Trump flew off for his first meeting with Vladimir Putin – with instructions from our foreign policy elite that he get into the Russian president's face more…

Is America still a nation?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the first line of the Declaration of Independence of July 4, 1776, Thomas Jefferson speaks of "one people." The Constitution, agreed upon by the Founding Fathers in more…

An America First Korea policy

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "The North Korean regime is causing tremendous problems and is something that has to be dealt with, and probably dealt with rapidly." So President Trump told reporters in more…

Are Illinois and Puerto Rico our future?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- If Gov. Bruce Rauner and his legislature in Springfield do not put a budget together by Friday, the Land of Lincoln will be the first state in the more…

The passing of the Pelosi era

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the first round of the special election for the House seat in Georgia's Sixth District, 30-year-old Jon Ossoff swept 48 percent. He more than doubled the vote more…