Balkanization Beckons

Balkanization Beckons

By Patrick J. Buchanan Speaking to the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in Albuquerque in 2001, George W. Bush declared that, as Mexico was a friend and neighbor, “It’s so important for us to tear down our barriers and walls that might separate Mexico from the United States.” Bush succeeded. And during his tenure, millions from […]

Here’s What Barack Obama and Richard Nixon Have in Common on Foreign Policy

Here’s What Barack Obama and Richard Nixon Have in Common on Foreign Policy

By Michael Smerconish at The Philadelphia Inquirer Last week, I ran this comparison past Pat Buchanan, who just wrote The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose From Defeat to Create the New Majority. Buchanan was at Nixon’s side from January 1966 through the end of his presidency in August 1974. Does he see the similarity? […]

Buchanan: Watergate Was No Different Than Democrat Admins Harassing MLK

Buchanan: Watergate Was No Different Than Democrat Admins Harassing MLK

By Scott Greer, Associate Editor at The Daily Caller The presidency of Richard Nixon will be forever associated with the black mark of the Watergate scandal, and has influenced the way millions of Americans perceive his legacy. In the third part of The Daily Caller’s interview with Pat Buchanan — who was one of Nixon’s […]

How to Think about Immigration

How to Think about Immigration

By Kevin D. Williamson at the National Review ….Don’t tell my friend Mark Krikorian, who recently praised my views on immigration as “patriotic,” but I am something of a liberal on the question. I am generally in favor of relatively high levels of immigration, at least of certain kinds of immigrants. But whether you are […]

Blaze Books In-depth Interview With Pat Buchanan

Blaze Books In-depth Interview With Pat Buchanan

Senior advisor to president’s Nixon, Ford and Reagan, three-time presidential candidate and syndicated columnist Pat Buchanan sits down with Ben Weingarten of TheBlaze Books to discuss why Tea Partiers should read a book about Nixon, the controversial “Southern Strategy,” President Obama’s Cloward-Piven foreign policy, whether there is any chance Republicans will not cave on immigration […]

Pat Buchanan: America is Rejecting the GOP’s Big Business Wing

Pat Buchanan: America is Rejecting the GOP’s Big Business Wing

By Scott Greer, Associate Editor at The Daily Caller When it comes to the future of the GOP, conservative commentator and former presidential candidate Pat Buchanan thinks America has flat out rejected one wing of the party: The wing that embraces Wall Street and big business interests. Buchanan shared his opinion on the GOP’s big […]

A Conversation With Pat Buchanan On His New Book, Richard Nixon, and the Making of a President.

A Conversation With Pat Buchanan On His New Book, Richard Nixon, and the Making of a President.

By Ryan James Girdusky – The American Spectator Pat Buchanan’s latest book, The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose From Defeat to Create the New Majority, chronicles the political resurrection of Richard Nixon after he suffered defeats in the presidential election of 1960 and California gubernatorial election of 1962. It’s a fantastic read, giving an insider’s […]

When a Young Pat Buchanan Met Nixon: “You’re Not as Conservative as Bill Buckley, Are You?”

When a Young Pat Buchanan Met Nixon: “You’re Not as Conservative as Bill Buckley, Are You?”

By Patrick J. Buchanan via Rare.Us A conservative since I can remember, I had been a backer of Barry Goldwater from the day Richard Nixon conceded in 1960. Arriving at the St. Louis Globe-Democrat from Columbia Journalism School in June 1962, I had maneuvered myself onto the editorial page by August. The Globe-Democrat had backed Goldwater […]