Nationalism, not NATO, is our great ally

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With Vladimir Putin having bloodlessly annexed Crimea and hinting that his army might cross the border to protect the Russians of East Ukraine, Washington is abuzz with talk more…

Putin: Imitator of U.S. foreign policy

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- When Ronald Reagan called the Soviet Empire an "evil empire," the phrase reflected his conviction that while the East-West struggle was indeed a global geostrategic conflict, it had more…

The end of ideology?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On our TV talk shows and op-ed pages, and in our think tanks here, there is rising alarm over events abroad. And President Obama is widely blamed for more…

What would Reagan do?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- President Reagan was holding a meeting in the Cabinet Room on March 25, 1985, when Press Secretary Larry Speakes came over to me, as communications director, with a more…

Brendan Eich and the new blacklist

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "There is a gay mafia," said Bill Maher, "if you cross them you do get whacked." Maher, the host of HBO's "Real Time," was talking about the gay more…

Is God now on Russia's side?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In his Kremlin defense of Russia's annexation of Crimea, Vladimir Putin, even before he began listing the battles where Russian blood had been shed on Crimean soil, spoke more…

War party oligarch

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Is the Republican Party's Middle East policy up for bid? For four days ending Sunday, a quartet of presidential hopefuls trooped to Las Vegas to attend the annual more…

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…