Is War in the Cards for 2015?

Is War in the Cards for 2015?


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

By Patrick J. Buchanan “If you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you,” said Calvin Coolidge, whose portrait hung in the Cabinet Room of the Reagan White House. Among the dispositions shared by the two conservatives was a determination to […]

Hollywood Plays with Fire


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

By Patrick J. Buchanan In July of 1870, King Wilhelm sent Foreign Minister Bismarck an account of his meeting with a French envoy who had demanded that the king renounce any Hohenzollern claim to the Spanish throne. Bismarck edited the report to make it appear the Frenchman had insulted the king, and that Wilhelm rudely […]

The Philanthropic Superpower

The Philanthropic Superpower


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

By Patrick J. Buchanan If a single word could sum up the goal of Barack Obama’s Asia tour, it would be “reassurance.” Obama went to Tokyo to reassure Japan that, should China attempt to seize its Senkaku Islands, America will fight at her side. He reassured Seoul of our commitment to defend South Korea. He […]

Staying Out of Other People’s Wars

Staying Out of Other People’s Wars


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

By Patrick J. Buchanan “If these negotiations [with Iran] fail, there are two grim alternatives,” said Sen. Richard Durbin, “a nuclear Iran, or war, or perhaps both.” Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham returned from the Munich security conference saying that even John Kerry agrees that President Obama’s Syrian policy has failed. They are urging […]

Their War, Not Ours

Their War, Not Ours


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

By Patrick J. Buchanan “The worst mistake of my presidency,” said Ronald Reagan of his decision to put Marines into the middle of Lebanon’s civil war, where 241 died in a suicide bombing of their barracks. And if Barack Obama plunges into Syria’s civil war, it could consume his presidency, even as Iraq consumed the […]

Why Are We Still on the DMZ?

Why Are We Still on the DMZ?


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

By Patrick J. Buchanan North Korea has just pulled off an impressive dual feat — the successful test both of an intercontinental ballistic missile and an atom bomb in the 6-kiloton range. Pyongyang’s ruler, 30-year-old Kim Jong Un, said the tests are aimed at the United States. So it would seem. One does not build […]

Onward Into Waziristan!


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

by Patrick J. Buchanan With Hillary Clinton’s lead growing, Barack Obama appears to be overreaching to keep the spotlight and highlight their differences. His suggestion that sex education begin in kindergarten seems a great leap forward even for a liberal Democrat. While Barack says it must be “age-appropriate” sex education, one need not be Roger […]

Is the Bush Doctrine Dead?


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This Post!)
Loading...Loading...

by Patrick J. Buchanan – October 17, 2006 Between Sept. 11, 2001, and his State of the Union Address in 2002, George W. Bush had America in the palm of his hand. But in that speech, Bush blew it. Singling out Iran, Iraq and North Korea as state sponsors of terror seeking weapons of mass […]