Things Fall Apart

Things Fall Apart


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By Patrick J. Buchanan When this writer was 3 years old, the Empire of Japan devastated Battleship Row of the U.S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. Before I was 7, Gen. MacArthur was in an office in Tokyo overlooking the Imperial Palace, dictating to a shattered Japan. In 1956, President Eisenhower, impressed by the autobahn […]

Ebola, Ideology and Common Sense

Ebola, Ideology and Common Sense


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By Patrick J. Buchanan Growing up in Washington in the 1930s and ’40s, our home was, several times, put under quarantine. A poster would be tacked on the door indicating the presence within of a contagious disease — measles, mumps, chicken pox, scarlet fever. None of us believed we were victims of some sort of […]

Is Burger King an Economic Patriot?

Is Burger King an Economic Patriot?


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By Patrick J. Buchanan “Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.” Jefferson’s brutal verdict comes to mind in the fierce debate over inversions, those decisions by U.S. companies to buy foreign firms to move their headquarters abroad […]

What Would Braveheart Do?

What Would Braveheart Do?


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By Patrick J. Buchanan No matter how the vote turns out on Thursday in Scotland, either for independence or continued union with Britain, the disintegration of the Old Continent appears almost inevitable. Already the British government has conceded that, even if the Scots vote for union, Edinburgh will receive greater powers to rule itself. Cheering […]

VIDEO: Live Webcast Buchanan Talks “The Greatest Comeback”

VIDEO: Live Webcast Buchanan Talks “The Greatest Comeback”


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Pat Buchanan will speak at the Richard Nixon Foundation tonight at 10pm ET/7pm PT Tune in to see Patrick J. Buchanan, author of “The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose From Defeat to Create the New Majority.” Legendary political commentator, New York Times bestselling author and aide to Presidents Nixon and Reagan, will discuss Richard […]

Impeachment, a Bridge Too Far

Impeachment, a Bridge Too Far


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By Patrick J. Buchanan Increasingly, across this city, the “I” word is being heard. Impeachment is being brought up by Republicans outraged over Barack Obama’s usurpations of power and unilateral rewriting of laws. And Obama is taunting John Boehner and the GOP: “So sue me.” Democrats are talking impeachment to rally a lethargic base to […]

Is the Tea Party’s Dream an Illusion?

Is the Tea Party’s Dream an Illusion?


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By Patrick J. Buchanan “There is no education in the second kick of a mule,” said Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. With some such thought in mind, Speaker John Boehner strode to the floor of the House to offer a “clean” debt ceiling bill and relied on Nancy Pelosi’s Democrats to pass it. They did. […]