Pat Buchanan has been a senior adviser to three presidents, twice a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination and the presidential nominee of the Reform Party in 2000. Buchanan has written eight books, including four New York Times best-sellers. He is married to the former Shelley Ann Scarney, a member of the White House staff from 1969 to 1975.

My Articles

March 21, 2017, 5:48 AM EDT
If the investigation of Russiagate turns up no link between Trump and the pilfered emails, Democrats will have egg all over their faces. And the Democratic base will have to face a painful truth.
March 14, 2017, 4:10 AM EDT
Not long ago, a democratizing Turkey, with the second-largest army in NATO, appeared on track to join the European Union. That's not likely now, or perhaps ever.
March 7, 2017, 4:32 AM EST
Russian hacking of the DNC is a problem, not a scandal.
March 3, 2017, 4:43 AM EST
The Trump-Beltway wars have only just begun.
February 28, 2017, 4:29 AM EST
Hopefully, President Trump will sound out the Russians, and tune out the Beltway hawks.
February 24, 2017, 5:35 AM EST
Given the divisions among us, deeper and wider than ever, it is an open question as to how, and how long, we will endure as one people.
February 21, 2017, 4:41 AM EST
Where are the voices among Trump's advisers who will tell him to hold firm against the Russophobic tide and work out a deal with the Russian president?
February 17, 2017, 8:31 AM EST
And what were Flynn's offenses?
February 14, 2017, 4:37 AM EST
Democrats would do well to recall what happened the last time they rode the tiger of social revolution.
February 10, 2017, 4:16 AM EST
A clipping of the court's wings is long overdue.
February 7, 2017, 4:36 AM EST
Is Donald Trump to be allowed to craft a foreign policy based on the ideas on which he ran and won the presidency in 2016? Our foreign policy elite's answer appears to be a thunderous no.
February 3, 2017, 4:49 AM EST
When Gen. Michael Flynn marched into the White House Briefing Room to declare that "we are officially putting Iran on notice," he drew a red line for President Trump. In tweeting the threat, Trump agreed.
January 31, 2017, 8:22 AM EST
Was that weekend-long primal scream really justified?
January 27, 2017, 5:04 AM EST
President Trump's wall is a statement to the world: This is our country. We decide who comes here. And we will defend our borders.
January 24, 2017, 5:57 AM EST
As the patriotic pageantry of Inauguration Day gave way to the demonstrations of defiance Saturday, our new America came into view. We are two nations now, two peoples.
January 20, 2017, 7:54 AM EST
The old order is passing away. Treaties and alliances dating from the Cold War are ceasing to be relevant and cannot long be sustained. Economic patriotism and ethnonationalism, personified by Trump, seem everywhere ascendant. Transnationalism is yielding to tribalism.
January 17, 2017, 4:18 AM EST
Since World War II, the two men who have most terrified this city by winning the presidency are Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump. And they have much in common.
January 13, 2017, 6:11 AM EST
The more toxic Putin-haters can make the Russian president, the more difficult for President Trump to deal with him, even if that is in the vital national interest of the United States. 
January 10, 2017, 6:07 AM EST
Could we perhaps put the confrontation with Iran on hold?
January 6, 2017, 8:16 AM EST
Why is liberal democracy losing its appeal?