The Coming U.S. Retreat from Asia

by Patrick J. Buchanan – January 7, 2003 “The United States of America,” President Bush thundered to a wildly cheering Congress, “will not permit the world’s most dangerous regimes to threaten us with the world’s most destructive weapons.” The challenge Bush threw down a year ago has now been taken up. The Stalinist regime of […]

Political Correctness at Little Round Top

by Patrick J. Buchanan – January 6, 2003 Almost all who visit Gettysburg, best preserved of all the Civil War battlefields, find it a deeply moving experience. This is truly hallowed ground. Here, tens of thousands of Union and Confederate soldiers fought the decisive battle of America’s bloodiest war. From the first clash of the […]

GOP Seeks Absolution from Rev. Al

by Patrick J. Buchanan – January 1, 2003 If Republicans thought that tossing Trent Lott off the sleigh would slow the pursuing wolves, they were mistaken. The moral shakedown of the GOP, for Lott’s sin in telling 100-year-old Strom Thurmond he would have made a great president, has only just begun. On Dec. 27, Al […]