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

January 9, 2018, 11:32 AM EST
Informing Iran, "The U.S. is watching what you do," Amb. Nikki Haley called an emergency meeting Friday of the Security Council regarding the riots in Iran. The session left her and us looking ridiculous.
January 5, 2018, 6:11 AM EST
The protests that broke out a week ago and spread and became riots are a fire bell in the night for the Islamic Republic.
January 3, 2018, 1:24 PM EST
What caused the FBI to open a counterintelligence investigation into the Trump campaign in July 2016, which evolved into the criminal investigation that is said today to imperil the Trump presidency?
January 2, 2018, 7:17 AM EST
Should Trump become a war president, he'll likely become a one-term president.
December 19, 2017, 4:18 AM EST
Are we now to fight a new Mideast war against a larger enemy than any of the others we have fought, to clean up the bloody mess we made of the region by our previous military interventions?
December 15, 2017, 4:46 AM EST
There are other reasons to believe Trump may survive the deep state-media conspiracy to break his presidency, overturn his mandate, and reinstate a discredited establishment.
December 12, 2017, 5:08 AM EST
What America needs is a new national consensus on what is vital to us and what is not, what we are willing to fight to defend and what we are not.
December 8, 2017, 8:42 AM EST
Even interventionists are regretting some of the wars into which they helped plunge the United States in this century.
December 5, 2017, 4:50 AM EST
It is hard to see how this ends well.
December 1, 2017, 5:56 AM EST
Kim Jong-un would be a fool to give up his missiles and nukes, and while the man is many things, a fool is not one of them.
November 28, 2017, 4:42 AM EST
Why would Christian conservatives in good conscience go to the polls Dec. 12 and vote for Judge Roy Moore, despite the charges of sexual misconduct with teenagers leveled against him?
November 27, 2017, 8:46 AM EST
Our aim is to "starve the whole population — men, women, and children, old and young, wounded and sound — into submission," said First Lord of the Admiralty Winston Churchill.
November 21, 2017, 8:01 AM EST
How stands John Winthrop's "city upon a hill" this Thanksgiving? How stands the country that was to be "a light unto the nations"?
November 17, 2017, 4:37 AM EST
Authoritarianism is now ascendant and democracy is in retreat.
November 14, 2017, 7:23 AM EST
If the crown prince of Saudi Arabia has in mind a war with Iran, President Trump should disabuse his royal highness of any notion that America would be doing his fighting for him.
November 10, 2017, 8:25 AM EST
Northern Virginia is taking on the political and socioeconomic profile of San Francisco.
November 7, 2017, 4:31 AM EST
In this new century, U.S. leaders continue to draw red lines that threaten acts of war that the nation is unprepared to back up.
November 3, 2017, 6:59 AM EDT
One wonders: At what moment did Peace Cross,  a 40-feet concrete memorial to the war dead in Bladensburg, Md., begin to violate the Constitution?
October 31, 2017, 8:43 AM EDT
Well over a year after the FBI began investigating "collusion" between the Trump campaign and Vladimir Putin, Special Counsel Robert Mueller has brought in his first major indictment.
October 27, 2017, 4:47 AM EDT
Flake calls Trump "dangerous to our democracy." But the real threat Trump represents is to the GOP establishment's control of the party's agenda and the party's destiny.