Foreign Policy


The Strange World of The State Department Spokespersons…And a Modest Suggestion

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute February 4, 2016   The Strange World of The State Department Spokespersons…And a Modest Suggestion     Anyone wondering why the rest of the world sees the US administration as insane — or worse — need only spend a few minutes watching a daily briefing from the White House […]

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You Won’t Believe What This US Ambassador Said About al-Qaeda’s Syrian Allies

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 29, 2016   You Won’t Believe What This US Ambassador Said About al-Qaeda’s Syrian Allies     Robert Ford was US Ambassador to Syria when the revolt against Syrian president Assad was launched. He not only was a chief architect of regime change in Syria, but actively worked […]


Hillary’s Africa Genocide Problem

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 16, 2016   Hillary’s Africa Genocide Problem     Hillary might have some explaining to do to her base, with the latest batch of emails released from her days as Secretary of State. Her supporters in the Democratic Party are particularly attuned to minority issues and the social […]

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They Just Can’t Stop It: US Planning New Rebel Training Program For Syria

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 15, 2016   They Just Can’t Stop It: US Planning New Rebel Training Program For Syria     After innumerable failed schemes to train rebels to overthrow the Syrian government (and then training more rebels to take on the rebels they had previously trained who went over to […]


Sen. Tom Cotton Scores a Big Foreign Payoff

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 12, 2016   Sen. Tom Cotton Scores a Big Foreign Payoff     In Washington’s corridors of power, it can often pay to do the bidding of a foreign country. Foreign governments pay top dollar to remain in Washington’s good graces (and to make sure their adversaries are […]

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Saudi Execution Sword Takes Swipe at Washington

By Finian Cunningham www.strategic-culture.org January 8, 2015   Saudi Execution Sword Takes Swipe at Washington   The Saudi execution of senior Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr is but the latest in a series of provocations towards regional rival Iran. The furious reaction from Shiite Iran to the beheading of Nimr – a renowned Islamic scholar […]


Washington Quietly Lifts Sanctions on Russian Rockets

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook January 7, 2016   Washington Quietly Lifts Sanctions on Russian Rockets   Washington, who leveled widespread sanctions against Russia in an increasingly tenuous bid to isolate and undermine the stability of Moscow, has found itself humiliated and backtracking as it lifts bans on Russia’s RD-180 rocket engines. And even […]

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Delusional State Dept: ‘We Brought Peace to Syria in 2015’

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 5, 2016   Delusional State Dept: ‘We Brought Peace to Syria in 2015’     This gem from over the holidays may have passed under your radar screens. In the final State Department press conference for 2015, spokesperson John Kirby outlined the Department’s “pivotal foreign policy moments of […]


Why WWIII Is On The Horizon ~ Paul Craig Roberts

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org December 30, 2015   Why WWIII Is On The Horizon   The collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 gave birth to a dangerous American ideology called neoconservativism. The Soviet Union had served as a constraint on US unilateral action. With the removal of this constraint on […]

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Out of Chaos, Chaos

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito December 28, 2015   Out of Chaos, Chaos   I refer to the investigative report by Seymour Hersh, with thanks to Robert Wenzel:   Barack Obama’s repeated insistence that Bashar al-Assad must leave office – and that there are ‘moderate’ rebel groups in Syria capable of defeating him – has […]


Declassified Cold War Files Show Disturbing Nuclear Targeting of Population Centers

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams December 28, 2015   Declassified Cold War Files Show Disturbing Nuclear Targeting of Population Centers National Archives releases list of potential targets that would achieve ‘high levels of damage’ for Soviet bloc     The National Security Archive on Wednesday for the first time declassified a list of potential Cold […]

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US Foreign Policy of Interminable War to Support the National Security State

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute December 15, 2015   US Foreign Policy of Interminable War to Support the National Security State   Continuing his insightful analysis offered in October RT and November Real News Network interviews, Lawrence Wilkerson, a former United States Army colonel and chief of staff for Secretary of State Colin Powel, […]


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World War III & a Pipeline

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics December 5, 2015   World War III & a Pipeline     To understand what is really Behind the Curtain regarding the Middle East, ISIS, Turkey, and the USA strategic attempt to reduce Russia’s control over energy to Europe, we must start back in 2009 when Qatar proposed a pipeline plan […]


The War on Terror is Creating More Terror

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute November 30, 2015     The War on Terror is Creating More Terror   The interventionists will do anything to prevent Americans from seeing that their foreign policies are perpetuating terrorism and inspiring others to seek to harm us. The neocons know that when it is understood that blowback […]

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