Foreign Policy


True Budget Hawks are Foreign Policy Doves

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute July 31, 2019   True Budget Hawks are Foreign Policy Doves   During my presidential campaigns, well-meaning supporters would sometimes suggest I stop emphasizing opposition to overseas intervention and focus on fiscal issues. I disregarded the advice, not only because adopting a noninterventionist foreign policy is crucial to restoring constitutional […]

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A Nuclear War? Over Venezuela?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute May 7, 2019   A Nuclear War? Over Venezuela?     Is President Trump about to invade Venezuela? His advisors keep telling us in ever-stronger terms that “all options are on the table” and that US military intervention to restore Venezuela’s constitution “may be necessary.” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo […]

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Free Speech No Longer Exists in US Universities

Venezuela Is An Opportunity For Russia And China To Change The World

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org Febuary 11, 2019   Venezuela Is An Opportunity For Russia And China To Change The World     Nothing better illustrates Washington’s opposition to democracy and self-determination than the blatantly public coup Washington has organized against the properly elected president of Venezuela. Washington has been trying to overthrow […]


Trump’s Venezuela Fiasco

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 28, 2019   Trump’s Venezuela Fiasco   Last week President Trump announced that the United States would no longer recognize Nicholas Maduro as president of Venezuela and would recognize the head of its national assembly, Jose Guaido, as president instead. US thus openly backs regime change. But what has […]

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'Maduro Must Go!' - Trump Administration Backs Venezuela Regime Change

‘Maduro Must Go!’ – Trump Administration Backs Venezuela Regime Change

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 24, 2019   ‘Maduro Must Go!’ – Trump Administration Backs Venezuela Regime Change   President Trump yesterday recognized Venezuelan opposition legislator as the legitimate president of the country and warned that “all options are on the table” if Venezuela’s elected president moves against protestors or expelled US embassy staff […]


Trump’s Neocons Reverse His Syria Withdrawal Plan

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 7, 2019   Trump’s Neocons Reverse His Syria Withdrawal Plan     I’m starting to wonder whether President Trump has any power over US foreign policy at all. Many people believe that the US president is just a figurehead, with actual foreign policy firmly in the hands of the […]

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President Trump’s Iran Policy – Is It ‘Normal’?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute November 13, 2018   President Trump’s Iran Policy – Is It ‘Normal’?     It’s not often that US Government officials are honest when they talk about our foreign policy. The unprovoked 2003 attack on Iraq was called a “liberation.” The 2011 US-led destruction of Libya was a “humanitarian intervention.” […]