Foreign Policy


Why Washington Took al-Qaeda in Syria off the Terrorist List

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute May 15, 2017   Why Washington Took al-Qaeda in Syria off the Terrorist List     It might come as a surprise to many Americans that their government does not classify al-Qaeda in Syria as a terrorist organization. The reason it refuses to make the determination would shock them […]

Why Washington Took al-Qaeda in Syria off the Terrorist List

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President Trump: Cancel Your Saudi Trip, Play More Golf

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute May 8, 2017   President Trump: Cancel Your Saudi Trip, Play More Golf   President Trump is about to embark on his first foreign trip, where he will stop in Saudi Arabia, Israel, and the Vatican, before attending a NATO meeting in Brussels and the G-7 summit in Sicily. […]


Is There Really More Oil in The Golan Heights than in Saudi Arabia?

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics May 4, 2017   Is There Really More Oil in The Golan Heights than in Saudi Arabia?     QUESTION: Mr. Armstrong I live in Israel and today I listened to your podcast with Macrovoices. At some point you mentioned that there is more oil in Golan heights than in […]

Is There Really More Oil in The Golan Heights than in Saudi Arabia?

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After Trump’s Syria Attack, What Comes Next?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute April 10, 2017   After Trump’s Syria Attack, What Comes Next?   Thursday’s US missile attack on Syria must represent the quickest foreign policy U-turn in history. Less than a week after the White House gave Assad permission to stay on as president of his own country, President Trump decided […]


When Does Chickenhawk Season Start?

By Karen Kwiatkowski LewRockwell.com April 7, 2017   When Does Chickenhawk Season Start?   I caught a bit of the John Batchelor Show last night.  For those who have never listened to him, John is a radio talk show host who presents himself as a moderate republican, which is to say a satisfied and deep-in-the-rut […]

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No One Needs Another Korean War

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com November 20, 2017   Tweet Loudly And Carry A Big Stick     Panmunjom, the ‘peace village’ on the incredibly tense demilitarized zone (aka DMZ) between North and South Korea, is one of the weirdest places I’ve ever visited. Tough North Korean soldiers lurk about, watched by equally tough South Korean […]

US estimates of war in Korea made a decade ago, suggest America would incur 250,000 casualties in a war that would cost one million Korean deaths.

Thanks for Nothing, John McCain

Is McCain Hijacking Trump’s Foreign Policy?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com March 18, 2017   Is McCain Hijacking Trump’s Foreign Policy?     “The senator from Kentucky,” said John McCain, speaking to his colleague Rand Paul, “is working for Vladimir Putin … and I do not say that lightly.” What did Sen. Paul do to deserve being called a hireling of […]


Why Trump’s Syria ‘Surge’ Will Fail

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute March 13, 2017   Why Trump’s Syria ‘Surge’ Will Fail   Last week President Trump significantly escalated the US military presence in Syria, sending some 400 Marines to the ISIS-controlled Raqqa, and several dozen Army Rangers to the contested area around Manbij. According to press reports he will also […]

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7 Steps Toward a More Sensible Foreign Policy

7 Steps Toward a More Sensible Foreign Policy

By Patrick Barron Mises.org March 13, 2017   7 Steps Toward a More Sensible Foreign Policy     For the sake of peace and prosperity in the world, the US should take the true leadership role in proving to the world that free trade and non-interventionism are all that is required. In other words, all nations should […]


Dr. Rand Paul Introduces Tulsi Gabbard’s “Stop Arming Terrorists Act” in Senate

By Activist Post March 11, 2017   Dr. Rand Paul Introduces Tulsi Gabbard’s “Stop Arming Terrorists Act” in Senate     This week, U.S. Senator Rand Paul introduced the Stop Arming Terrorists Act (S. 532) to prevent American taxpayers’ money from being used to directly or indirectly support armed militants who are allied with or […]

Dr. Rand Paul Introduces Tulsi Gabbard’s “Stop Arming Terrorists Act” in Senate

Robert Kagan has written a piece entitled “Backing into World War III.” Kagan instead prefers a headlong rush into human oblivion.

Piled Higher and Deeper

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito March 11, 2017   Piled Higher and Deeper     Get out the shovel…. Robert Kagan has written a piece entitled “Backing into World War III.”  Kagan instead prefers a headlong rush into human oblivion. Who is Robert Kagan? Robert Kagan (born September 26, 1958) is an American historian, author, […]


Our Age Of Folly

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org March 11, 2017   Our Age Of Folly   The United States has been growing progressively insane for a long time. For my generation, the realization descended upon us in the 1960s when the military/security complex convinced Americans that if we permitted Vietnamese nationalist leader Ho Chi […]

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Water Supply In Syria Cut Off After John McCain Meets With Turkish President

Water Supply In Syria Cut Off After John McCain Meets With Turkish President

By Whitney Webb / MINTPRESS True Activist March 6, 2017   Water Supply In Syria Cut Off After John McCain Meets With Turkish President The timing is suspect.   Just a matter of days after John McCain made an “unusual” trip to Syria and Turkey, the Turkish government has cut off water supplies from the Euphrates River […]


What Is To Be Done?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org March 5, 2017   What Is To Be Done?   The question in the title is V.I. Lenin’s question. His answer was to create a revolutionary “vanguard” to spread revolutionary ideas among the workers, the economic class that Karl Marx had declared to be the class rising […]

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