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

April 14, 2017, 5:01 AM EDT
Whatever they did for democracy, the U.S. interventions in the Middle East and the vaunted Arab Spring have proved to be pure hell for Arab Christians.
April 11, 2017, 4:19 AM EDT
By firing off five dozen Tomahawk missiles at a military airfield, our "America First" president may have plunged us into another Middle East war that his countrymen do not want to fight. A Syrian war would consume Trump's presidency.
April 7, 2017, 7:01 AM EDT
The Democrats' drive to defeat Neil Gorsuch is the latest battle in a 50-year war for control of the Supreme Court — a war that began with a conspiracy against Richard Nixon by Chief Justice Earl Warren, Justice Abe Fortas and Lyndon Johnson.
April 4, 2017, 4:49 AM EDT
The United States is in rising danger of being dragged into wars in half a dozen places, because we have committed ourselves to fight for scores of nations with little or no link to vital U.S. interests.
March 31, 2017, 4:36 AM EDT
Russian President Vladimir Putin is a God-and-country Russian patriot. He rejects the New World Order established at the Cold War's end by the United States. Putin puts Russia first.
March 28, 2017, 4:43 AM EDT
Did the Freedom Caucus just pull the Republican Party back off the ledge, before it jumped to its death? A case can be made for that.
March 24, 2017, 4:43 AM EDT
Two days after FBI Director James Comey assured us there was no truth to President Trump's tweet about being wiretapped by Barack Obama, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Trump may have had more than just a small point.
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?