Trump and the GOP border war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the 2016 race, June belonged to two outsiders who could not be more dissimilar. Bernie Sanders is a socialist senator from Vermont and Donald Trump a celebrity more…

Europe's real existential crisis

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- However the Greek crisis ends, whether with Athens leaving the eurozone or submitting and accepting austerity at the dictates of its creditors, the European Union appears headed for more…

Does moral truth really change, America?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Natural law – God's law – will always trump common law," said Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and a Christian leader in her own more…

NATO-Russia collision ahead?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "U.S. Poised to Put Heavy Weaponry in East Europe: A Message to Russia," ran the headline in the New York Times. "In a significant move to deter possible more…

Donald Trump: The anti-politician

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- At the declaration by Donald Trump that he is a candidate for the presidential nomination of the Republican Party, media elites of left and right reacted with amusement, more…

Is Third World America inevitable?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Thousands of U.S. troops safeguard the border of South Korea. U.S. warships patrol the South China Sea to stand witness to the territorial claims of Asian allies against more…

Black vs. blue in America

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Half a century ago this summer, the Voting Rights Act was passed, propelled by Bloody Sunday at Selma Bridge. The previous summer, the Civil Rights Act became law more…

Imperial overstretch: Will it continue?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Toward the end of the presidency of George H.W. Bush, America stood alone at the top of the world – the sole superpower. After five weeks of "shock more…

Is ISIS coming to Damascus?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Who rises if Assad falls? That question, which has bedeviled U.S. experts on the Middle East, may need updating to read: Who rises when Assad falls? For the more…