Is Macron the EU's last best hope?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- For the French establishment, Sunday's presidential election came close to a near-death experience. As the Duke of Wellington said of Waterloo, it was a "damn near-run thing." Neither more…

Is democracy in a death spiral?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "You all start with the premise that democracy is some good. I don't think it's worth a damn. Churchill is right. The only thing to be said for more…

War cries drown out 'America First'

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem?" tweeted President Donald Trump on Easter Sunday. Earlier, after more…

Will Christianity perish in its birthplace?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? (My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?)" Those are among Jesus' last words on the Cross that first Good Friday. It was more…

Is Trump enlisting in the War Party?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By firing off five dozen Tomahawk missiles at a military airfield, our "America First" president may have plunged us into another Middle East war his countrymen do not more…

Why is Kim Jong-un our problem?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If China is not going to solve North Korea, we will." So President Donald Trump warns, amid reports North Korea, in its zeal to build an intercontinental ballistic more…

Is Putin the 'pre-eminent statesman' of our time?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If we were to use traditional measures for understanding leaders, which involve the defense of borders and national flourishing, Putin would count as the pre-eminent statesman of our more…

The Ryancare rout -- winning by losing?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Did the Freedom Caucus just pull the Republican Party back off the ledge, before it jumped to its death? A case can be made for that. Before the more…

The Obama plot to sabotage Trump

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Devin Nunes just set the cat down among the pigeons. Two days after FBI Director James Comey assured us there was no truth to President Trump's tweet about more…