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October 22, 2021

Warnings and Threats -- or Bluster and Bluff By Patrick J. Buchanan

Before the NATO ministerial meeting in Brussels this week, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin took a side trip to Georgia and Ukraine.

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October 19, 2021

Nationalism to Confront Globalism in Glasgow By Patrick J. Buchanan

"Extraordinary, isn't it? I've been hearing all about COP," said the queen to the duchess of Cornwall. "Still don't know who is coming. ... We only know about people who are not coming. ... It's really irritating when they talk but they don't do."

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October 15, 2021

Are the Good Times Over for Joe? By Patrick J. Buchanan

"When sorrows come," said King Claudius, "they come not single spies but in battalions." As the king found out. So it seems with President Joe Biden, who must be asking himself the question Merle Haggard asked:

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October 12, 2021

Sink the New World Order Tax! by Patrick J. Buchanan

Last Friday, in a triumph for transnationalism, 136 nations, including the U.S., agreed to mandate a global corporate income tax for all nations that will not be allowed to fall below 15%.

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October 8, 2021

Are China's Threats to Taiwan a Bluff? By Pat Buchanan

Monday, four dozen Chinese military aircraft flew into Taiwan's air defense zone, climaxing a weekend of provocations that saw nearly 150 sorties of China-based fighters and bombers.

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October 5, 2021

Biden Becomes a Bernie Sanders Democrat? by Patrick J. Buchanan

"We've got the president of the United States on our side," said Sen. Bernie Sanders Sunday on ABC's "This Week."

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October 1, 2021

Who Is Killing 10,000 Black Americans Every Year? By Patrick J. Buchanan

"Unfortunately, Jan. 6 was not an isolated event," warned FBI Director Christopher Wray last winter:

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September 28, 2021

The Eclipse of Europe By Pat Buchanan

For centuries up to and including the 20th, Europe seemed the central pivot of world history.  

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September 21, 2021

Are the US and China Stumbling Toward an 'Islands War'? By Patrick Buchanan

In a diplomatic coup, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a deal last week with the U.K. and U.S. to have those Anglo-American allies help build a nuclear-powered submarine fleet for Australia.

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September 17, 2021

Americans Souring on Biden -- and Washington by Patrick J. Buchanan

The California recall election turned out well for the Democrats.

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September 14, 2021

Who and What Is Tearing the US Apart? By Patrick J. Buchanan

In Shanksville, Pennsylvania, on Saturday, former President George W. Bush's theme was national unity -- and how it has been lost over these past 20 years.

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September 10, 2021

20 Years after 9/11 -- Are We Better Off? By Patrick J. Buchanan

When the hijacked planes hit the twin towers of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon that first 9/11, the Taliban were in control of Afghanistan and providing sanctuary for al-Qaida.

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September 7, 2021

Is Democracy Versus Autocracy the New Cold War? by Patrick J. Buchanan

"He may be an SOB, but he's our SOB."

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September 3, 2021

Cacophony and Confusion in Foreign Policy by Patrick J. Buchanan

When President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed Congress on Dec. 8, 1941, the day after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the country was united behind him.

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August 31, 2021

Bad Moon Rising for Biden -- and Us by Patrick J. Buchanan

"April is the cruelest month," wrote T. S. Eliot in the opening line of what is regarded as his greatest poem, "The Waste Land."

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August 27, 2021

In Afghanistan, the Worst Is Yet to Come By Patrick J. Buchanan

Say what you will about President Joe Biden, he has stuck to his guns on ending America's 20-year involvement in Afghanistan's forever war.

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August 24, 2021

The Bitter Fruits of Interventionism By Patrick J. Buchanan

As President Lyndon Johnson and the best and brightest of the 1960s were broken on the wheel of Vietnam, the Biden presidency may well be broken on the wheel of the Taliban's triumph in Afghanistan.

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August 20, 2021

Aftermath of an Afghanistan Debacle by Patrick J. Buchanan

In Afghanistan, the mission failure appears complete.