Rosenstein joins the posse

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "With the stroke of a pen, Rod Rosenstein redeemed his reputation," writes Dana Milbank of the Washington Post. What had Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein done to be welcomed more…

Comey & the Saturday Night Massacre

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- History repeats itself, first as tragedy, then as farce, said Marx. On publication day of my memoir of Richard Nixon's White House, President Trump fired FBI Director James more…

How Berkeley birthed the right

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In December 1964, a Silver Age of American liberalism, to rival the Golden Age of FDR and the New Deal, seemed to be upon us. Barry Goldwater had more…

Where the Trump-media war is headed

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Saturday's White House Correspondents Association dinner exposed anew how far from Middle America our elite media reside. At the dinner, the electricity was gone, the glamor and glitz more…

The rise of the generals

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Has President Donald Trump outsourced foreign policy to the generals? So it would seem. Candidate Trump held out his hand to Vladimir Putin. He rejected further U.S. intervention more…

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…