Patrick J. Buchanan Articles http://cnsnews.com/source/73167/feed en What Will Victory Look Like? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/what-will-victory-look <p>"Congress must now vote to support the first steps of what will be a long march toward victory," said Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.<br /><br />Following this clarion call, 71 House Republicans bolted to join 85 Democrats in voting no to U.S. funds to train and arm Syrian rebels.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/what-will-victory-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Congress middle east Obama's war Syria victory Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:14:17 +0000 sjones 836687 at http://cnsnews.com What Would Braveheart Do? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/what-would-braveheart-do <p>No matter how the vote turns out on Thursday in Scotland, either for independence or continued union with Britain, the disintegration of the Old Continent appears almost inevitable.<br /><br />Already the British government has conceded that, even if the Scots vote for union, Edinburgh will receive greater powers to rule itself.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/what-would-braveheart-do" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary decomposition of Europe nationalism Scotland tribalism Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:53:54 +0000 sjones 835253 at http://cnsnews.com The Forever War http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/forever-war <p>The strategy that President Obama laid out Wednesday night to "degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group known as ISIL," is incoherent, inconsistent and, ultimately, non-credible.<br /><br />A year ago, Obama and John Kerry were straining at the leash to launch air strikes on Syrian President Bashar Assad for his alleged use of chemical weapons in "killing his own people."</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/forever-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary ISIL Obama's war open-ended war threat to U.S. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:54:10 +0000 sjones 834126 at http://cnsnews.com Bluster and Bluff in the Baltic http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/bluster-and-bluff-baltic "I say to the people of Estonia and the people of the Baltics, today we are bound by our treaty alliance. ... Article 5 is crystal clear: An attack on one is an attack on all. So if ... you ever ask again, 'who'll come to help,' you'll know the answer — the NATO alliance, including the armed forces of the United States of America."<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/bluster-and-bluff-baltic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary red line Russia war war hawks Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:02:31 +0000 sjones 832799 at http://cnsnews.com War Drums Along the Potomac http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/war-drums-along-potomac By releasing the grisly videos of the beheadings of American journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff, ISIS has altered the political landscape here and across the Middle East.<br /><br />America is on fire.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/war-drums-along-potomac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary existential threat ISIS war drums war mongers Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:53:32 +0000 sjones 831622 at http://cnsnews.com Behind the Sinking of the Lusitania http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/behind-sinking-lusitania <p>About how America became involved in certain wars, many conspiracy theories have been advanced — and some have been proved correct.<br /><br />When James K. Polk got his declaration of war as Mexico had "shed American blood upon the American soil," Rep. Abraham Lincoln demanded to know the exact spot where it had happened.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/behind-sinking-lusitania" target="_blank">read more</a></p> avoidable wars Commentary foreign policy U.S. interventionism Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:07:16 +0000 sjones 830370 at http://cnsnews.com Has Hillary Ever Been Right? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/has-hillary-ever-been-right Sen. Rand Paul raises an interesting question: When has Hillary Clinton ever been right on foreign policy?<br /><br />The valkyrie of the Democratic Party says she urged President Obama to do more to aid Syrian rebels years ago. And last summer, she supported air strikes on Bashar Assad's regime.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/has-hillary-ever-been-right" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary foreign policy Hillary Clinton McCain Syria Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:51:36 +0000 sjones 829463 at http://cnsnews.com To Defeat the Islamic State http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/defeat-islamic-state The decisions that determined the fate of the great nations and empires that failed to survive the 20th century are well known.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/defeat-islamic-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab world Commentary Islamic states Syria U.S. intervention Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:45:00 +0000 sjones 828227 at http://cnsnews.com Race-Based Justice http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/race-based-justice <p>Among the demands of the "protesters" in Ferguson is that the investigation and prosecution of police officer Darren Wilson be taken away from St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch.<br /><br />McCulloch is biased, it is said. How so? In 1964, his father, a St. Louis police officer, was shot to death by an African-American.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/race-based-justice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Eric Holder ferguson justice michael brown killing racial tension Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:41:23 +0000 sjones 827183 at http://cnsnews.com Is Ferguson Our Future? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/ferguson-our-future <p>"America is on trial," said Rev. Al Sharpton from the pulpit of Greater St Mark's Family Church in Ferguson, Missouri.<br /><br />At issue, the shooting death of Michael Brown, Saturday a week ago, on the main street of that city of 22,000, a neighbor community to Jennings, where this writer lived in the mid-1960s.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/ferguson-our-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> black violence Commentary ferguson Law and order peace race riots violence Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:58:00 +0000 sjones 826020 at http://cnsnews.com Let Congress Vote on Iraq War III http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/let-congress-vote-iraq-war-iii <p>Last week, we were told there were 40,000 Yazidis on Sinjar Mountain facing starvation if they remained there, and slaughter by ISIS if they came down.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/let-congress-vote-iraq-war-iii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Congress Iraq War III Obama war powers Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:36:21 +0000 sjones 825020 at http://cnsnews.com What Kind of Conservatives Are These? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/what-kind-conservatives-are-these <p>U.S. air strikes since Friday have opened a corridor through which tens of thousands of Yazidis, trapped and starving on a mountain in Iraq, have escaped to safety in Kurdistan.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/mccain-graham.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=34987">mccain-graham.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/what-kind-conservatives-are-these" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary existential threat ISIS War Party Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:10:35 +0000 sjones 823894 at http://cnsnews.com Who Owns the Future? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/who-owns-future-0 <p>At the end of the Cold War, Francis Fukuyama famously wrote that our world may be at the "end of history" where "Western liberal democracy" becomes "the final form of human government."<br /><br />A quarter century on, such optimism seems naive.<br /><br />Consider the United States, the paragon of liberal democracy.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/who-owns-future-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary decline of U.S. multiculturalism Population shifts U.S. democracy Fri, 08 Aug 2014 08:31:24 +0000 sjones 822876 at http://cnsnews.com Nixon -- Before Watergate http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/nixon-watergate It has been a summer of remembrance.<br /><br />The centennial of the Great War that began with the Guns of August 1914. The 75th anniversary of the Danzig crisis that led to Hitler's invasion of Poland on Sept. 1, 1939. The 70th anniversary of D-Day.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/nixon-watergate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary history Nixon watergate Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:17:38 +0000 sjones 821628 at http://cnsnews.com Stop the Coming Obamnesty! http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/stop-coming-obamnesty <p>According to Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.), President Obama intends "to act broadly and generously" on behalf of the "millions and millions" of illegal immigrants in the United States today.</p> <p>Gutierrez, who meets often with the president, is implying that Obama, before Labor Day and by executive order, will grant de facto amnesty to five million illegal immigrants.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa4_647.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=158446">aaa4.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/stop-coming-obamnesty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> amnesty Commentary immigration Obama Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:30:42 +0000 sjones 820658 at http://cnsnews.com A GOP Ultimatum to Vlad http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/gop-ultimatum-vlad <p>With the party united, the odds are now at least even that the GOP will not only hold the House but also capture the Senate in November.<br /><br />But before traditional conservatives cheer that prospect, they might take a closer look at the foreign policy that a Republican Senate would seek to impose upon the nation.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/gop-ultimatum-vlad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Moldova Russia Sen. Corker U.S. foreign policy Ukraine Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:00:53 +0000 sjones 819400 at http://cnsnews.com Is Putin Worse Than Stalin? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/putin-worse-stalin <p>In 1933, the Holodomor was playing out in Ukraine.<br /><br />After the "kulaks," the independent farmers, had been liquidated in the forced collectivization of Soviet agriculture, a genocidal famine was imposed on Ukraine through seizure of her food production.<br /><br />Estimates of the dead range from two to nine million souls.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/putin-worse-stalin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold War Commentary Putin stalin Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:36:00 +0000 sjones 818424 at http://cnsnews.com The Day of the Hawk http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/day-hawk The bombing of Pan Am 103 over Lockerbie was premeditated mass murder. Gadhafi was taking revenge for Reagan's raid on Tripoli in 1986.<br /><br />The downing of KAL 007, flying from Anchorage to Seoul, was mass murder in the second degree. Seeing an aircraft intrude into Russian air space, Soviet officers brutally ordered it shot down.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/day-hawk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> airplane downing Commentary Russia Ukraine war hawks Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:29:17 +0000 sjones 817206 at http://cnsnews.com The Brazil of North America http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/brazil-north-america To observe the decades-long paralysis of America's political elite in controlling her borders calls to mind the insight of James Burnham in 1964 — "Liberalism is the ideology of Western suicide."<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/brazil-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> border control Brazil Commentary liberalism suicidal policies Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:53:39 +0000 sjones 816191 at http://cnsnews.com Balkanization Beckons http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/balkanization-beckons <p>Speaking to the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in Albuquerque in 2001, George W. Bush declared that, as Mexico was a friend and neighbor, "It's so important for us to tear down our barriers and walls that might separate Mexico from the United States."</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/illegals 1_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=213269">illegals 1.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/balkanization-beckons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> amnesty Border Commentary illegal alien influx Mexico Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:38:34 +0000 sjones 814840 at http://cnsnews.com Is Nixon's Resurrection Relevant to Today's GOP? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/nixons-resurrection-relevant-todays-gop <p>One question I am asked while on tour for my new book, "The Greatest Comeback," on the resurrection of Richard Nixon, is:<br /><br />Does Nixon's rise, from crushing defeats in 1960 and 1962, and the debacle his party suffered in 1964, to capturing the White House and beginning a string of five victories in six presidential elections, have relevance for today's GOP?<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/nixons-resurrection-relevant-todays-gop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2016 Commentary GOP Nixon Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:54:55 +0000 sjones 813750 at http://cnsnews.com Impeachment, a Bridge Too Far http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/impeachment-bridge-too-far <p>Increasingly, across this city, the "I" word is being heard.<br /><br />Impeachment is being brought up by Republicans outraged over Barack Obama's usurpations of power and unilateral rewriting of laws. And Obama is taunting John Boehner and the GOP: "So sue me."<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/impeachment-bridge-too-far" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clinton Commentary impeachment Obama Republicans Tue, 08 Jul 2014 11:07:09 +0000 sjones 812460 at http://cnsnews.com Nixon's 'Southern Strategy' and a Liberal Big Lie http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/nixons-southern-strategy-and-liberal-big-lie "For the first time since President Richard M. Nixon's divisive 'Southern strategy' that sent whites to the Republican Party and blacks to the Democrats ..." began a New York Times story last week.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/nixons-southern-strategy-and-liberal-big-lie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary liberal lie Nixon southern strategy Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:11:05 +0000 sjones 812082 at http://cnsnews.com Tell the Imperial President: No More Wars! http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/tell-imperial-president-no-more-wars <p>Barack Obama has asked Congress for $500 million to train and arm rebels of the Free Syrian Army who seek to overthrow the government.<br /><br />Before Congress takes up his proposal, both houses should demand that Obama explain exactly where he gets the constitutional authority to plunge us into what the president himself calls "somebody else's civil war."<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/tell-imperial-president-no-more-wars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Iraq Neocons Syria war Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:33:17 +0000 sjones 810302 at http://cnsnews.com Is Hillary Inevitable? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/hillary-inevitable <p>Looking back over the last century there were two great coalition builders in presidential politics: FDR and Richard Nixon.<br /><br />Franklin Roosevelt broke the Lincoln lock on the presidency that had given Republicans the White House in 56 of the previous 72 years. From 1932 to 1964, FDR's party would win seven of nine elections.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/patrick-j-buchanan/hillary-inevitable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2016 Commentary hillary for president inevitable candidate Fri, 27 Jun 2014 10:28:10 +0000 sjones 809186 at http://cnsnews.com