Has Russia given up on the West?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By the end of his second term, President Ronald Reagan, who had called the Soviet Union an "evil empire," was strolling through Red Square with Russians slapping him more…

Dirt ball: The late hit on Judge Kavanaugh

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Upon the memory and truthfulness of Christine Blasey Ford hangs the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, his reputation and possibly his career on the nation's second-highest more…

The unpardonable heresy of Tucker Carlson

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Our diversity is our greatest strength. After playing clips of Democratic politicians reciting that truth of modern liberalism, Tucker Carlson asked, "How, precisely, is diversity our strength? Since more…

Is Trump going neocon in Syria?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Is President Donald Trump about to intervene militarily in the Syrian civil war? For that is what he and his advisers seem to be signaling. Last week, Trump more…

Their ultimate goal: American regime change

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The campaign to overturn the 2016 election and bring down President Trump shifted into high gear this week. Inspiration came Saturday morning from the altar of the National more…

A report on America's forever wars

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "It is time for this war in Afghanistan to end," said Gen. John Nicholson in Kabul on his retirement Sunday after a fourth tour of duty and 31 more…

A cancer on the papacy?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- This summer, the sex scandal that has bedeviled the Catholic Church went critical. First came the stunning revelation that Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, former archbishop of Washington and friend more…

Are the interventionists now leaderless?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "McCain's Death Leaves Void" ran The Wall Street Journal headline over a front-page story that began: "The death of John McCain will leave Congress without perhaps its loudest more…

Do Democrats want an impeachment fight?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "If anyone is looking for a good lawyer," said President Donald Trump ruefully, "I would strongly suggest that you don't retain the services of Michael Cohen." Michael Cohen more…

In spies battle, Trump can't lose

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In backing John Brennan's right to keep his top-secret security clearance, despite his having charged the president with treason, the U.S. intel community has chosen to fight on more…