The Rise of Sovereignty Fears

By Patrick J. Buchanan – May 4, 1994 Like Gulliver asleep, we are having our pockets picked, while being tied down with strands of thread that will one day have the strength of steel cables… History Knows Where It’s Going”, exulted the April 15 full-page ad in the New York Times. Dates and names preceded: […]

Of Truth and Tolerance….at Easter

by Patrick J. Buchanan – April 3, 1994 “Truly, this was the Son of God.” So spoke the Roman sentry on Calvary on that first Good Friday as he saw the heavens darken at the death of the Man on the Cross. That soldier uttered the greatest truth ever spoken. He had looked up and […]

Is the Trade Issue Still Up for Grabs?

by Patrick J. Buchanan – February 21, 1994 With the appearance of the WTO, all the embryonic entities in the visions of the Strobe Talbotts and Boutros-Ghalis — are visible. The United Nations is to be the world parliament, the International Monetary Fund to regulate the world’s money, the World Bank to redistribute its wealth, […]

America First, NAFTA Never

by Patrick J. Buchanan – November 7, 1993 It’s Not About Free Trade — It’s About Our Way of Life… “It may not be too great a flight of rhetoric to say that, at this crossroads of post-Cold War history, Pat Buchanan and Ross Perot represent the cause of evil.” Thus did the New Republic […]

Revolt Brewing Among Middle Americans

by Patrick J. Buchanan – August 30, 1993 NAFTA is….a giant step toward a new world order… Sometime, just after the Persian Gulf war pushed Mr. Bush’s approval rating above 90 percent, the United States crossed a political equator, entering a new political era, the distinguishing feature of which is a radicalized middle class. Kevin […]

The Shape of Things to Come

by Patrick J. Buchanan – August 1993 The GOP is split. And the new divisions reflect the party’s growing reluctance to remain identified with, or wedded to, the old Cold War agenda of globalism, interventionism and multilateralism. On the mega-issues, it’s remarkable how the Republican Party is changing. Consider: INTERNATIONALISM VS. AMERICA FIRST Three years […]

West’s Doors Closing?

by Patrick J. Buchanan – June 7, 1993 The great American Melting Pot is not melting, as once it did… If our prime minister believes that 50 years hence. ‘spinsters will still be cycling to Communion on Sunday morning:’ he had best think again. Rather, “the muezzin will be calling Allah’s faithful to the High […]

The Cultural War for the Soul of America

by Patrick J. Buchanan – September 14, 1992 “What do you mean by culture? That’s a word they used in Nazi Germany.” — Mario Cuomo on Face the Nation, Aug. 23, 1992 Mario is not the only one to have recoiled in fear and loathing. Media who have burbled all over Mario’s locutions in class […]

1992 Republican National Convention Speech

by Patrick J. Buchanan – August 17, 1992 Well, we took the long way home, but we finally got here. And I want to congratulate President Bush, and remove any doubt about where we stand: The primaries are over, the heart is strong again, and the Buchanan brigades are enlisted–all the way to a great […]

The Next Great Taxpayer Raid

by Patrick J. Buchanan – September 1991 In erecting America’s gargantuan welfare state, its architects and enthusiasts followed a familiar and perfected pattern. First, a gaping social wound would be discovered – poor black folks suddenly without quality food in some county in Mississippi. Via tv, the “crisis” was nationalized, and the nation shamed: “In […]