What Price the American Empire?

by Patrick J. Buchanan – May 29, 2002 Last week, Vice President Cheney and Secretary Rumsfeld warned that more terror attacks are a certainty and may involve the detonation of an atomic weapon on American soil. They have concentrated the mind wonderfully. Even a small, crude nuclear device, exploded in a U.S. port or city, […]

The ‘No-Whites-Need-Apply’ Caucus

by Patrick J. Buchanan – May 24, 2002 Last month, an intriguing little congressional pow-wow was clandestinely held – no press invited – in the Northern Virginia town of Leesburg. It was a 3-day conference, and attendance appears to have been restricted by ethnicity and race. But this was not a gathering of the Leesburg […]

Piling on the President

by Patrick J. Buchanan – May 21, 2002 We need to raise the tenor of the debate in Washington and place national security interests before party interests. The alacrity and glee with which Democrats and their Big Media allies piled on President Bush – over the leak that he had been alerted to an al-Qaida […]

To Live and Die in LA

by Patrick J. Buchanan – May 17, 2002 As Congress mounts yet another attempt to grant amnesty to millions of illegal aliens – as Mexican President Fox demands and President Bush insists – the new face of America is taking shape. Sifting through Census data from Year 2000, three writers at the Los Angeles Times […]

End the Embargo on Cuba

by Patrick J. Buchanan – May 14, 2002 “The commonest error in politics is sticking to the carcasses of dead policies,” observed Lord Salisbury, the prime minister who presided over Britain’s rapprochement with the United States. Lord Salisbury was right. It is time the United States reviewed its policy of total estrangement from and isolation […]

Anti-Catholicism at the New York Times

by Patrick J. Buchanan – May 7, 2002 Just as Watergate brought all the Nixon-haters out of their holes to get in on the kill, the pedophile-priest scandal has lured from their dens the whole grinning jackal pack that relishes any opening to sink its teeth into the Roman Catholic Church. “Is the pope Catholic?” […]

Congress Must Debate War on Iraq

By Patrick J. Buchanan – May 3, 2002 Has President Bush decided with finality to invade Iraq and destroy Saddam Hussein, even if it will require 200,000 U.S. troops? Most pundits believe the decision has been made, that D-Day will come as soon as U.S. forces are in place, perhaps January. Yet, there remains a […]