Giant Sucking Sound: Part II

by Patrick J. Buchanan – June 26, 1998 The title of largest employer in the USA long ago passed to the McDonald’s and Wal-Marts. GM is now the largest employer – – in Mexico. And as the United Auto Workers strike spreads from Flint, Mich., it is easy to see where Motown’s future lies: south […]


CSPAN Booknotes Interview – June 24, 1998 BRIAN LAMB, host: Pat Buchanan, author of “The Great Betrayal.” LAMB: Who are Uncle Bob and Aunt Honey? Mr. BUCHANAN (Author, “The Great Betrayal”): They’re my mother’s youngest sister and my uncle, and they live up in the Mon Valley of western Pennsylvania. He had a farm, and […]

Beijing Plays Hardball and Wins!

by Patrick J. Buchanan – June 23, 1998 America had best wake up. Last week’s trade numbers were the most ominous yet. Exports to Asia fell, as imports soared. This nation is now running a merchandise trade deficit clocked in April at nearly $260 billion a year, and accelerating… On the eve of Mr. Clinton’s […]

A Global Monster Takes Shape in Rome!

by Patrick J. Buchanan – June 19, 1998 A majority of U.N. members is today moving resolutely to give supranational institutions sovereign authority greater than that of nations. Through these institutions, and the extension of the one-nation, one-vote principle, the United Nations hopes to overturn the old order, where great powers decided the affairs of […]

Stay Out of Kosovo!

by Patrick J. Buchanan – June 16, 1998 …When did Congress authorize Bill Clinton to go to war against a Yugoslav army that has never attacked Americans?… This week, NATO conducted air exercises over Albania as a warning to Belgrade that its crackdown in Kosovo must end now. NATO’s demands? Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic must […]

An Idea that Made Milwaukee Famous

by Patrick J. Buchanan – June 12, 1998 …If the poor get $5,000 vouchers to escape the blackboard jungles, while near-poor neighbors, whose taxes subsidize those vouchers, do not — is that just?… Historians may well mark June 9 as the D-Day of the school-choice movement in America. On this day, Wisconsin’s Supreme Court ruled […]

Let Russia Default!

By Patrick J. Buchanan – June 9, 1998 Why would Republicans even think of throwing half of 1999′s surplus down an IMF rat hole, into a Russian regime even its chief financial officer says is shot through with larceny and corruption?… The last six months have exposed the Global Economy as a vast poker game […]