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

June 5, 2018, 4:32 AM EDT
Bush-Boehner Republicanism appears to be as dead today as was Harding-Coolidge Republicanism after 1933. And if Trumpism is not the future of the GOP, it is hard to see what a promising GOP agenda might look like.
June 4, 2018, 8:36 AM EDT
For Roseanne Barr, star of ABC's hit show "Roseanne," there would be no appeal. When her tweet hit, she was gone.
May 29, 2018, 4:38 AM EDT
Defeating Nazism and fascism was a cause. Defending the West against Communism was a cause. But what cause now unites Americans?
May 25, 2018, 4:48 AM EDT
Repeated references by NSC adviser John Bolton and Vice President Mike Pence to the "Libya model" for denuclearization of North Korea just helped sink the Singapore summit of President Trump and Kim Jong Un.
May 22, 2018, 4:32 AM EDT
That joking retort we heard as children, "Is the pope Catholic?" is starting to look like a serious question.
May 18, 2018, 8:50 AM EDT
After Pyongyang railed this week that the U.S.-South Korean Max Thunder military drills were a rehearsal for an invasion of the North, and imperiled the Singapore summit, the Pentagon dialed them back.
May 15, 2018, 4:49 AM EDT
Bibi and Israel appear to be on a winning streak. It is difficult to see how, over the long run, it can be sustained.
May 11, 2018, 8:35 AM EDT
Brushing aside the anguished pleas of our NATO allies, President Trump Tuesday contemptuously trashed the Iranian nuclear deal and reimposed sanctions.
May 8, 2018, 4:19 AM EDT
The Israelis, Saudis and Beltway War Party want the deal trashed, because they want a U.S. clash with Iran. They are not afraid of war. Instead, they fear Trump will extricate us from the Middle East before we do our historic duty and effect regime change in Iran.
May 4, 2018, 4:24 AM EDT
Should Mueller subpoena him, as he has threatened to do, Trump should ignore the subpoena, and frame it for viewing in Trump Tower.
May 1, 2018, 4:17 AM EDT
The anti-Trump media at the black-tie dinner laughed and whooped it up, and occasionally "oohed" as Wolf went too far even for them, lending confirmation to Trump's depiction of who and what they are.
April 27, 2018, 4:22 AM EDT
Before Congress, the French president denounced "extreme nationalism," invoked the U.N., NATO, WTO, and Paris climate accord, and implored Trump's America to come home to the New World Order.  
April 24, 2018, 8:30 AM EDT
Before President Trump trashes the Iran nuclear deal, he might consider: If he could negotiate an identical deal with Kim Jong Un, it would astonish the world and win him the Nobel Peace Prize.
April 20, 2018, 7:52 AM EDT
Why are autocrats like Orban rising and liberal democrats failing in Europe? The autocrats are addressing the primary and existential fear of peoples across the West — the death of the separate and unique tribes into which they were born and to which they belong.
April 17, 2018, 8:25 AM EDT
U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley confirmed Sunday there would be no drawdown of the 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria, until three objectives were reached. We must fully defeat ISIS, ensure chemical weapons would not again be used by Bashar Assad and maintain the ability to watch Iran.
April 13, 2018, 4:45 AM EDT
Is Trump planning a larger attack and silently gathering allies? Is he signaling that a U.S. attack on Syria may not be coming?
April 10, 2018, 4:29 AM EDT
With his Sunday tweet that Bashar Assad, "Animal Assad," ordered a gas attack on Syrian civilians, and Vladimir Putin was morally complicit in the atrocity, President Donald Trump just painted himself and us into a corner.
April 6, 2018, 4:31 AM EDT
Once ISIS is defeated, Trump wants out of the war and out of Syria.
April 3, 2018, 4:24 AM EDT
Did he secure America's borders? Did he restore the industrial might of America? Did he take us out of and keep us out of any more neocon wars?
March 30, 2018, 7:11 AM EDT
If Francis made such a statement, it would be rank heresy.