Patrick Buchanan / Politics

Obama Throws Fidel a Rope

The celebrations in Havana and the sullen silence in Miami tell you all you need to know about who won this round with Castro's Cuba.

In JFK's metaphor, Obama traded a horse for a rabbit.

We got back Alan Gross before his Communist jailers ...

The Rise of Putinism

"Abe tightens grip on power as Japanese shun election."

So ran the page one headline of the Financial Times on the victory of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Sunday's elections.

Abe is the most nationalistic leader of postwar Japan. He is rebooting...

Jonathan Gruber: Honest Liberal

Brought before a House inquisition, MIT professor and Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber burbled a recantation of his beliefs about how that triumph of liberalism had been achieved.

Yet, something needs to be said in defense of Gruber.

For ...

A Russophobic Rant From Congress

Hopefully, Russians realize that our House of Representatives often passes thunderous resolutions to pander to special interests, which have no bearing on the thinking or actions of the U.S. government.

Last week, the House passed such a ...

Racist Cops? No, Just Liberal Slander

We have found the new normal in America.

If you are truly outraged by some action of police, prosecutors, grand juries, or courts, you can shut down the heart of a great city.

Thursday night, thousands of "protesters" disrupted the annual ...

Who Are the Cowards Now?

In July of 1967, after race riots gutted Newark and Detroit, requiring troops to put them down, LBJ appointed a commission to investigate what happened, and why.

The Kerner Commission reported back that "white racism" was the cause of black ...