Who let in the Beltway Sniper?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- A third of a century ago, I regularly made the long drive across Rickenbacker Causeway from Miami to Key Biscayne in the company of one Richard M. Nixon, more…

The Beltway Sniper and the media

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- During the 23 days the Beltway Sniper was shooting 13 people and murdering 10 in the D.C. suburbs, the press – especially the cable news networks – got more…

The poison fruit of free trade

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In August, the U.S. merchandise trade deficit – the value of goods we import, less the value of the goods we export – hit $42.3 billion, an all-time more…

Dictatorships and double standards

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Grim as the news was – North Korea was secretly producing enriched uranium for atomic bombs – I laughed out loud. For the "On-to-Baghdad!" boys at the Wall more…

Is Saddam another Hitler?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "As two ... sitting senators who served in World War II, we see the next Hitler in Saddam Hussein." So write Ted Stevens and John Warner in a more…

The abdication of Congress

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When Congress voted to grant President Bush the power to launch a pre-emptive war, at a time of his own choosing, on a nation that has not attacked more…

The closet imperialists come out

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- A war on Iraq would be "an imperialist war," writes Paul W. Schroeder in the Oct. 21 issue of The American Conservative: "We intend to use armed force more…

Who holds the Patriotism Card?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Whatever the wisdom of having a president beat the drums for war, America's preoccupation with war on Iraq alone prevents a wipeout of the Republican Party in November. more…

On to Baghdad – and beyond

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When Richard Gephardt left the White House with the president's blessing on a Gephardt-Bush resolution empowering the commander in chief to attack Iraq at a time of his more…

The self-immolation of the infantile left

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Threatening to shut down the city, the People's Strike of the Anti-Capitalist Convergence Alliance stormed into this capital city last week – and went directly to jail without more…