Tag Archives : Iraq


How 9/11 hastened the decline of the American empire

Source: http://www.cbc.ca By Mary O’Connell, CBC News   How 9/11 hastened the decline of the American empire Military historians say U.S. reaction to 2001 attacks symptomatic of fading influence     As the U.S. marks the 13th anniversary of 9/11 and contemplates renewed military action in Iraq, some observers warn that America is a fading power. […]

With U.S. President Barack Obama urging more military action in Iraq, some historians are saying that America is an empire in decline.

Ron Paul on the ISIS danger

‘If We Did Less, There Would Be More Peace’ ~ Ron Paul

We are now aligning ourselves with the Iranians to push back this violent group known as the Islamic State, which has started to occupy Northern Iraq. At the same time, we are going in and bombing our own weapons, which are being used by Syrian rebels. It’s a policy of schizophrenia that feeds the military […]


US Boots in Iraq and Baltics, Authorization to Attack Syria…and US Troops in Ukraine!

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Daniel McAdams   US Boots in Iraq and Baltics, Authorization to Attack Syria…and US Troops in Ukraine!   It has been a busy week for US military planners. As the NATO summit in Wales kicks off today, with an expected agreement to create a “spearhead” force of up to 5,000 troops to […]

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Peter Schiff interviews Ron Paul

Ron Paul and Peter Schiff Talk Iraq, Perry, Rand, Fed, IRS

Peter Schiff interviews Ron Paul on the last broadcast of the Peter Shiff Show.   Ron Paul and Peter Schiff Talk Iraq, Perry, Rand, Fed, IRS   Publihed by Peter Schiff  


Let Congress Vote on Iraq War III

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Patrick J. Buchanan August 18, 2014 Let Congress Vote on Iraq War III   Last week, we were told there were 40,000 Yazidis on Sinjar Mountain facing starvation if they remained there, and slaughter by ISIS if they came down. But a team of Marines and Special Forces that helicoptered in has […]

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What Have We Accomplished in Iraq?

Source: http://ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul What Have We Accomplished in Iraq?   We have been at war with Iraq for 24 years, starting with Operations Desert Shield and Storm in 1990. Shortly after Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait that year, the propaganda machine began agitating for a US attack on Iraq. We all remember the appearance […]


The Privilege of Watching War

Source: http://mises.ca By James E. Miller   The Privilege of Watching War   Iraq War the Third is now in its nascent stages. Last week, after a slew of confused press reports, President Obama ordered a number of airstrikes in the Northern territory of Iraq. This was called a “humanitarian intervention” to protect a cultish […]

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Networks Showcase Neocons Despite Past Lies

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Jay Stephenson August 12, 2014 Networks Showcase Neocons Despite Past Lies   Now that President Obama has commenced bombing and droning Iraq in spite of Nixonian proclamations that he would end the illegal war in 2008, the mainstream media is pretending to present the American public with two opposing sides that it […]


Dennis Kucinich: ‘Interventionism Is Not The Wave of The Future’

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org Dennis Kucinich: ‘Interventionism Is Not The Wave of The Future’ Former US Rep. Dennis Kucinich, an RPI Board Member, is interviewed on Democracy Now from the Almedalen political festival in Sweden. Mr. Kucinich, who opposed the 2003 Iraq war along with Ron Paul, draws some excellent conclusions as the promised outbreak of democracy […]

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Bombing Won’t Save Iraq

  Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Patrick J. Buchanan Bombing Won’t Save Iraq   The panic that engulfed this capital after the fall of Mosul, when it appeared that the Islamist fanatics of ISIS would overrun Baghdad, has passed. And the second thoughts have begun. “U.S. Sees Risk in Iraqi Airstrikes,” ran the June 19 headline in […]