James Buchanan

Edwin Stanton Was Part of the 'Resistance'---in 1860

Donald Trump isn’t the first president to be undermined by a senior official who claims to be saving the Republic from the chief executive he formally serves. The role of secret internal resister within the White House was first pioneered by Attorney General Edwin Stanton, perhaps the most …

Opinion

Buchanan Outlined Plan to Harass Democrats in '72, Memo Shows

<b>Buchanan Outlined Plan to Harass Democrats in '72, Memo Shows</b><p><i>By George Lardner</i><br>Washington Post Staff Writer<br>Monday, March 4, 1996; Page A07<p>Republican presidential candidate Patrick J. Buchanan strongly favored a plan of "covert operations" to harass and embarrass Democratic contenders in the heady …

Miami Beach

John Kerry Tells Stephen Colbert The NYT Op-Ed Criticizing Trump ‘Scares The Hell Out Of Him’

9:47 AM 09/06/2018<p>Former Secretary of State John Kerry said The New York Times’ op-ed written by an anonymous White House official “scares the hell” …

Donald Trump

Pat Buchanan to Newsmax TV: Horrendous Mistake' if Dems Impeach Trump

Patrick Buchanan on Monday said Democrats would be making a "horrible mistake" if they claim a mandate and move to impeach President Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

No, Donald Trump Is Not Millard Fillmore or James Buchanan

Trumps is successfully and actively pursuing his own agenda, unlike those two previous U.S. Presidents.The treatment of Trump’s foreign policy in the …

Donald Trump

Wheatland

The home of possibly the least-loved U.S. president stands as a sort of unpopular Monticello.<p>While thousands of visitors flock every day to George …

The White House

John Dean to White House staffers: 'Get out!'

Something's In The Air<br>(Image by stan) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Reprinted from www.dailykos.com by Aldous J Pennyfarthing<p>John Dean …

Donald Trump

Pat Buchanan says John Brennan “would have been challenged to a duel and shot” by Andrew Jackson

<b>Pat Buchanan; Donald Trump (Getty/Kris Connor/AP/Andrew Harnik)</b><p>“If Brennan did to Jackson what he did to Trump, he would have lost a lot more than his security clearance”<p>Shira Tarlo<p>August 17, 2018 10:46pm (UTC)<p>Patrick Buchanan, a former senior adviser to Presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford and …

Donald Trump

Duke Historian Nancy Maclean's Wacky Conspiracy Theory

Readers will recall that Duke Historian Nancy MacLean wrote a horrible book filled with errors, misrepresentations, and speculation, on the late …

Brett Kavanaugh

Medical Mystery: Did abolitionists poison this president?

Barely two months after winning election as the nation's 15th president, James Buchanan traveled from his home state of Pennsylvania to Washington …

War

Medical Mystery: Did abolitionists poison this president?

Barely two months after winning election as the nation’s 15th president, James Buchanan traveled from his home state of Pennsylvania to Washington …

War

Every US Secretary of State

The Secretary of State is the head of the State Department in the United States. This department deals with all foreign affairs and relations for the …

James Madison

Donald Boudreaux Talks with Richard Wagner about James Buchanan and UVA

Richard Wagner

President Buchanan Wasn’t All Bad

On some vital economic matters, the man was not only right but also eloquent in making his point.<p>In survey after survey about U.S. presidents, the …

War

James Wilson Young Hosts Eighth-Grade Awards Night

James Wilson Young Middle School held its annual 8th grade awards ceremony, celebrating the many successes of this year's class.<p><b>From Bayport-Blue</b> …

Middle School

From Russia With Love

James Buchanan was the Minister to Russia for about 18 months between 1832-1833, where he quickly learned that privacy was non-existent when he found …

Webcomics

Trump Ranked Dead Last Among All Presidents

I supposed the only surprise in this dreary exercise of including this current faux-president among real titans like Lincoln, George Washington, and …

Liberal View

To understand Trump, look to Pat Buchanan

The Last Word<p>Brennan: Trump's increasing erratic behavior<p>13:47<p>Author: Trump is Russia’s asset in the White House<p>06:18<p>What Donald Trump said about …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump is the oldest elected leader of a major world power

Donald Trump turns 72 today, becoming only the second US president to hit that age while in office. Serving two terms would see him overtake former president Ronald Reagan, who was two weeks shy of 78 when he left office.<p>While in office, the real estate mogul has surrounded himself with people of …

Donald Trump

Our Nerd Hearts Can't Handle Marvel's 10th Anniversary Character Posters

Marvel Studios really knows how to celebrate an anniversary!<p>In honor of the Marvel Cinematic Universe's 10 years of record-breaking films and general amazingness, Marvel Studios has launched a new site for fans. The site offers sweepstakes and special content, like a timeline that you can filter by …

Music Festivals

Meet the Economist Behind the One Percent's Stealth Takeover of America

Nobel laureate James Buchanan is the intellectual linchpin of the Koch-funded attack on democratic institutions, argues Duke historian Nancy …

Liberal View

I want Trump voted out of office – not impeached

It would be fair to say I am not a great fan of Donald Trump.<p>I cannot get my head around the fact that Hillary Clinton lost the election despite winning 2.9 million more votes than Donald Trump.<p>Trump’s claim that the figures were distorted by widespread voter fraud is laughable. Indeed, earlier …

Donald Trump

Teen Doesn’t Want to Go to Prom After Boyfriend Dies. She Changes Her Mind When His Dad Asks to Take Her

Prom night was supposed to be an unforgettable evening for Kaylee Suders, 18, and her boyfriend Carter Brown, 19.<p>Instead Carter's dad, Robert Brown, …

Human Interest

Documents show ties between university, conservative donors

After years of denying that the Koch Foundation exercised control of hiring and firing professors by giving millions of dollars, George Mason …

Liberal View

Meet the man who tamed the Mississippi -- and saved the port of New Orleans | NOLA.com

<i>The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing</i> <i>300 for 300</i> <i>project, running through 2018 and highlighting 300 people</i> …

President James Buchanan's Wheatland

Join t Fight<p>Donate today to preserve battlefields in America and protect the legacy of our nation’s defining conflicts.<p>50,000<p>ACRES SAVED<p>The American …

War

Bernie Sanders: "Cardi B is right" 

Senator Bernie Sanders is an effortlessly cool dude who is always right about everything, at least far as half of Reddit is concerned (the other half …

Bernie Sanders

Here’s why the Black Panther post-credits scene may have been cut down

Sometimes, Marvel wants to break our hearts and rip them to shreds. Especially when they shorten the post-credits scene in Black Panther.<p>For those …

Marvel Universe

The books the presidents read - The Washington Post

April 2, 2018<p>The books the presidents read<p>President Zachary Taylor barely knew how to read. James Buchanan read so much he risked burning his house down. But no one read more than Teddy Roosevelt. We explore the very different reading habits of our presidents. Do reading habits actually correlate …

Books

Florida GOP Congressman Starts Re-Election Campaign Early

Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., is beginning his re-election campaign earlier than usual as Democrats target his seat, <b>Politico</b> reported Tuesday.<p>The …

Conservative View