Trump vs. the CIA

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org January 18, 2017   Trump vs. the CIA   When I read Trump’s defenders, such as Daniel Lazare, having to balance their defense with denunciations of Trump, I think the CIA’s propaganda is working. In his article, Lazare asks the rhetorical question, “Is a military coup in […]

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Trump eyes 10% spending cuts, 20% slash of federal workers

Trump eyes 10% spending cuts, 20% slash of federal workers

By Against Crony Capitalism January 17, 2017   Trump eyes 10% spending cuts, 20% slash of federal workers     This is would be another example of why Trump has to be seen by libertarians and other small government people as a mixed bag. He is pretty bad on some things but when was the […]


Should Anti-MLM Blogger Be Allowed To Remain Anonymous, Even After Losing In Court?

Should Anti-MLM Blogger Be Allowed To Remain Anonymous, Even After Losing In Court?

By Chris Morran Consumerist January 17, 2017   Should Anti-MLM Blogger Be Allowed To Remain Anonymous, Even After Losing In Court?     Four years ago, an anonymous former Amway marketer who operates a blog critical of multi-level marketing companies published in its entirety the text of a book published by a prominent figure in […]


Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 17, 2017   Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?   This week, Congress passed a budget calling for increasing federal spending and adding $1.7 trillion to the national debt over the next ten years. Most so-called “fiscal conservatives” voted for this big-spending budget because it allows Congress to […]

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Fake News: The Latest Weapon in Information Space

Fake News: The Latest Weapon in Information Space

By Tony Cartalucci New Eastern Outlook January 17, 2017   Fake News: The Latest Weapon in Information Space   The ability for technology and innovations to transform global economics and geopolitics is often underestimated, even sidelined in retrospect. However, from the technological achievements that gave the British Empire mastery over the seas, to the industrial […]


‘Never Trump’ national-security Republicans fear they have been blacklisted

‘Never Trump’ national-security Republicans fear they have been blacklisted

By Against Crony Capitalism January 17, 2017   ‘Never Trump’ national-security Republicans fear they have been blacklisted     The neoconservative, Bushite foreign policy community really went all in for Hillary Clinton even though most of the neocons are nominally “Republicans.” They are right to be concerned. Let the neocons wander the wilderness, maybe this […]


Why Fractional-Reserve Banking Would Be Limited in an Unhampered Market

By Frank Shostak Mises Institute January 17, 2017   Why Fractional-Reserve Banking Would Be Limited in an Unhampered Market   The so-called multiplier arises as a result of the fact that banks are legally permitted to use money that is placed in demand deposits. Banks treat this type of money as if it was loaned to them, […]

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Not Just Poland: US Marines Deployed to Norway

Not Just Poland: US Marines Deployed to Norway

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 16, 2017   Not Just Poland: US Marines Deployed to Norway     Poland is not the only European country into which United States military forces are being inserted in the final days of the Obama administration. On Monday, about 300 Marines arrived in Norway. Reuters reports that […]


Can Trump Take Back The Presidency From The CIA?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org January 16, 2017   Can Trump Take Back The Presidency From The CIA?   If Trump intends to survive, he must break the CIA into a thousand pieces as President John F. Kennedy intended before the CIA assassinated him. Trump must arrest for treason the neoconservatives and […]

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Charles Schumer and the “Dog-Whistle” Democrats

Charles Schumer and the “Dog-Whistle” Democrats

By William L. Anderson LewRockwell.com January 16, 2017   Charles Schumer and the “Dog-Whistle” Democrats     In a recent interview with Rachel Maddow on the MSNBC network, Sen. Charles Schumer, who is the Minority Leader in the U.S. Senate, recently hinted darkly that the federal intelligence agencies could decide to harm Donald Trump. He […]


The Clinton Global Initiative is closing its doors for good

By Against Crony Capitalism January 16, 2017   The Clinton Global Initiative is closing its doors for good       I wonder why? So many issues still need to be addressed. Hunger. Sickness. I am sure many of the super rich political actors who gave in the past will keep giving even though Hillary […]