Foreign Policy


The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy

By David Gordon Mises Institute January 23, 2017   The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy   As Murray Rothbard often emphasized, the free market and a peaceful foreign policy are indispensable partners. We cannot maintain a free market if the government engages in a bellicose foreign policy. A powerful and aggressive state constantly engaged in […]

The Failures of Obama's Foreign Policy

New President, New World

New President, New World

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com January 22, 2017   New President, New World     “Don’t Make Any Sudden Moves” is the advice offered to the new president by Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations, which has not traditionally been known as a beer hall of populist beliefs. Haass meant the president should […]


Hope That Trump Will Be the Peace President That Obama Was Not

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 19, 2017   Hope That Trump Will Be the Peace President That Obama Was Not     With Donald Trump set to become president tomorrow, many proponents of the US government refraining from intervening in other countries have their fingers crossed, hoping that a Trump administration will bring […]

Hope That Trump Will Be the Peace President That Obama Was Not

Regime Change Comes Home: The CIA’s Overt Threats against Trump

Regime Change Comes Home: The CIA’s Overt Threats against Trump

By Prof. James Petras Global Research January 18, 2017   Regime Change Comes Home: The CIA’s Overt Threats against Trump   The norms of US capitalist democracy include the election of presidential candidates through competitive elections, unimpeded by force and violence by the permanent institutions of the state.  Voter manipulation has occurred during the recent […]


Now We Are Getting Somewhere

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito January 18, 2017   Now We Are Getting Somewhere   Decentralization, pushback against the empire, questioning the narrative; Trump is unleashing it all. In today’s edition: Germany hits back at Trump criticism of refugee policy and BMW tariff threat I don’t care so much about the BMW tariff threat; this isn’t […]

Decentralization, pushback against the empire, questioning the narrative; Trump is unleashing it all.

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 […]


Iran Nuclear Deal — Alive or Dead?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com January 11, 2017   Iran Nuclear Deal — Alive or Dead?     Though every Republican in Congress voted against the Iran nuclear deal, “Tearing it up … is not going to happen,” says Sen. Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee. Hopefully, the chairman speaks for the president-elect. […]

Iran Nuclear Deal -- Alive or Dead?

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Will Obama’s ‘Good War’ in Afghanistan Continue?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 9, 2017   Will Obama’s ‘Good War’ in Afghanistan Continue?   Last week, as the mainstream media continued to obsess over the CIA’s evidence-free claim that the Russians hacked the presidential election, President Obama quietly sent 300 US Marines back into Afghanistan’s Helmand Province. This is the first […]


72 Bombs a Day – How the U.S. Spreads Democracy and Freedom

By Isaac Davis Waking Times January 7, 2017   72 Bombs a Day – How the U.S. Spreads Democracy and Freedom     Among the many other landmark events that took place in 2016, the United States military dropped a whopping 26,171 bombs in foreign nations. This is hardly good news for those on the […]

72 Bombs a Day – How the U.S. Spreads Democracy and Freedom

Can Trump and Putin Avert Cold War II?

Can Trump and Putin Avert Cold War II?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com January 5, 2017   Can Trump and Putin Avert Cold War II?     In retaliation for the hacking of John Podesta and the DNC, Barack Obama expelled 35 Russian diplomats and ordered the closure of their country houses on Long Island and Maryland’s Eastern shore. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned […]


Who Benefits from War with Russia?

By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg January 3, 2017   Who Benefits from War with Russia?     There is absolutely no upside to any conflict with Russia when it comes to 99.9% of us. The fact so many pundits, anonymous intelligence officials and Hillary Clinton cultists are encouraging such an outcome based on zero publicly available evidence that […]

Who Benefits from War with Russia?

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Good News: Washington Frozen Out of Syria Peace Plan

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 2, 2017   Good News: Washington Frozen Out of Syria Peace Plan   As the US mainstream media obsessed last week about Russia’s supposed “hacking” of the US elections and President Obama’s final round of Russia sanctions in response, something very important was taking place under the media […]


What Is The Obama Regime Up To?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org December 31, 2016   What Is The Obama Regime Up To?   Obama has announced new sanctions on Russia based on unsubstantiated charges by the CIA that the Russian government influenced the outcome of the US presidential election with “malicious cyber-enabled activities.” The US Department of Homeland […]

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‘An incredible chess move’: Putin checkmates Obama after symbolic sanctions manoeuvre

By Mark Gollom CBC News December 31, 2016   ‘An incredible chess move’: Putin checkmates Obama after symbolic sanctions manoeuvre Obama ordered expulsion of diplomats, Putin invited U.S. children to New Year’s party     It was one of the most brilliant geopolitical chess moves in over a decade, and it involved doing nothing, according to Eurasia senior […]


What is Henry Kissinger Up To?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org December 28, 2016   What is Henry Kissinger Up To?   The English language Russian news agency, Sputnik, reports that former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger is advising US president-elect Donald Trump how to “bring the United States and Russia closer together to offset China’s military […]

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