States Rights Rebellion

by Patrick J. Buchanan – July 23, 1994 Western states — fed up with despotism — are attempting a rollback of federal power… Once again, the spirit of John C. Calhoun stalks the land. “The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to […]

The Heroes of 1776

by Patrick J. Buchanan – July 3, 1994 History may view it differently, but one senses we are living today in unheroic times. Our senators argue the cruciality of their retaining free parking space at the National Airport, while our president wail that no other one leader has suffered as he has been made to […]

The Houston Syndrome

by Patrick J. Buchanan – May 11, 1994 The Myth of Houston — created and nourished by the Left….at long last need answering… Reading Dan Quayle’s memoir, “Standing Firm”, which trashes many who once defended him, King Lear’s lament comes to mind “How sharper than a serpent’s tooth it is to have a thankless child.” […]

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 […]