Trump: 'The Great White Hope'

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Something startling is happening to middle-aged white Americans. Unlike every other age group, unlike every other racial and ethnic group ... death rates in this group have been more…

Are these reefs worth a war with China?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- If China begins to reclaim and militarize Scarborough Shoal, says Philippines President Benigno S. Aquino III, America must fight. Should we back down, says Aquino, the United States more…

Who's the conservative heretic, Mr. Speaker?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In his coquettish refusal to accept the Donald, Paul Ryan says he cannot betray the conservative "principles" of the party of Abraham Lincoln, high among which is a more…

Is Mitt on a suicide mission?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "It's a suicide mission," said the Republican Party chairman. Reince Priebus was commenting on a Washington Post story about Mitt Romney and William Kristol's plot to recruit a more…

Trump or Ryan: Who speaks for GOP?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "No modern precedent exists for the revival of a party so badly defeated, so intensely discredited, and so essentially split as the Republican Party is today." Taken from more…

Who promoted Private Ryan?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Forty-eight hours after Donald Trump wrapped up the Republican nomination with a smashing victory in the Indiana primary, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced that he could not yet more…

Bush Republicanism is dead and gone

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "The two living Republican past presidents, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush, have no plans to endorse Trump, according to their spokesmen." So said the lead more…

Russia resents us -- for good reason

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Friday, a Russian SU-27 did a barrel roll over a U.S. RC-135 over the Baltic, the second time in two weeks. Also in April, the U.S. destroyer Donald more…

At last, America First!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Whether the establishment likes it or not, and it evidently does not, there is a revolution going on in America. The old order in this capital city is more…

If God is dead ...

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In a recent column, Dennis Prager made an acute observation. "The vast majority of leading conservative writers ... have a secular outlook on life. ... They are unaware more…