Foreign Policy


Russia’s Pulling Out Of Syria…Why Can’t We?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute December 14, 2017   Russia’s Pulling Out Of Syria…Why Can’t We?   Yesterday [12/11/17], Russian president Vladimir Putin paid a surprise visit to Russian troops fighting ISIS in Syria. He announced that since the battle against the extremists was essentially won, he was ordering the bulk of Russian military forces […]

Russia's Pulling Out Of Syria...Why Can't We?

Africans are being sold at Libyan slave markets. Thanks, Hillary Clinton.

Africans are being sold at Libyan slave markets. Thanks, Hillary Clinton.

By Against Crony Capitalism November 29, 2017   Africans are being sold at Libyan slave markets. Thanks, Hillary Clinton.     The war in Libya was in nearly every way a colossal failure. But colossal failures tend to have long tails. Both Hillary’s time in politics and the Libyan “war” both have long tails of misery. […]


Why Are We Helping Saudi Arabia Destroy Yemen?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute November 24, 2017   Why Are We Helping Saudi Arabia Destroy Yemen?   It’s remarkable that whenever you read an article about Yemen in the mainstream media, the central role of Saudi Arabia and the United States in the tragedy is glossed over or completely ignored. A recent Washington Post […]

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Who Gets to Push the Nuclear Button?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org November 24, 2017   Who Gets to Push the Nuclear Button?     William Binney is the former National Security Agency (NSA) official who created NSA’s mass surveillance program for digital information. He says that if the Russian government had conspired with Trump, hacked the Democratic National Committee’s […]


There is Nothing Patriotic or Conservative About Our Bloated Defense Budget

By John J. Duncan, Jr. Ron Paul Institute November 17, 2017   There is Nothing Patriotic or Conservative About Our Bloated Defense Budget     Several times over my 29 years in Congress I have wondered whether there are any fiscal conservatives at the Pentagon. It seems that the Defense Department is just like every other […]

There is Nothing Patriotic or Conservative About Our Bloated Defense Budget

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Reining in the Rogue Royal of Arabia

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com November 15, 2017   Reining in the Rogue Royal of Arabia     If the crown prince of Saudi Arabia has in mind a war with Iran, President Trump should disabuse his royal highness of any notion that America would be doing his fighting for him. Mohammed bin Salman, or MBS, […]


Dennis Kucinich Discusses the ‘Permanent Government’ behind US Foreign Intervention

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute November 15, 2017   Dennis Kucinich Discusses the ‘Permanent Government’ behind US Foreign Intervention     In a recent interview with host Wilmer Leon at the Inside the Issues show, former presidential candidate and United States House of Representatives Member Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) discussed how what Kucinich terms the “permanent […]


State Department's New Victoria Nuland ...is Just Like the Old Victoria Nuland!

State Department’s New Victoria Nuland…is Just Like the Old Victoria Nuland!

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute November 6, 2017   State Department’s New Victoria Nuland…is Just Like the Old Victoria Nuland!     Yesterday [Nov. 2], Secretary of State Rex Tillerson swore into office a new Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs. Dr. A. Wess Mitchell became the Trump Administration’s top diplomat for Europe, “responsible for diplomatic relations […]


A Day in the Life of the Empire

By Charles Goyette LewRockwell.com November 4, 2017 A Day in the Life of the Empire   On March 9, 2015 President Obama formally declared a new national emergency.   Most Americans went about their business that day without ever suspecting that what the White House called “an unusual and extraordinary threat to our national security” had […]

A Day in the Life of the Empire

Niger: Finally, A War John McCain Doesn't Love

Niger: Finally, A War John McCain Doesn’t Love

By Ilana Mercer Mises Institute November 1, 2017   Niger: Finally, A War John McCain Doesn’t Love   News first broke about America’s Niger misadventure on October 4. “The real news here is that the US has forces in Niger, where they’re conducting covert operations,” this writer tweeted out. “Hashtag America First.” Official media ignored the ambush of […]


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Neocons Hijack Trump’s Syria Policy

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 31, 2017   Neocons Hijack Trump’s Syria Policy   Does anyone in the Trump Administration have a clue about our Syria policy? In March, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appeared to be finally pulling back from President Obama’s disastrous “Assad must go” position that has done nothing but prolong […]


Washington Is Destroying American Power

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 19, 2017   Washington Is Destroying American Power     Readers at home and around the world want to know what to make of the announcement that China henceforth will conduct oil purchases and sales in gold-backed Chinese currency. Is this an attack by Russia and China […]

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RPI's Daniel McAdams: 'The American Public Has Been Weaponized by Propaganda Since 9/11'

RPI’s Daniel McAdams: ‘The American Public Has Been Weaponized by Propaganda Since 9/11’

By RPI Staff Ron Paul Institute October 17, 2017   RPI’s Daniel McAdams: ‘The American Public Has Been Weaponized by Propaganda Since 9/11’     President Trump’s “de-certification” of Iranian compliance with the nuclear deal. CIA torture sites in Afghanistan. PATRIOT Act. FISA Amendments. Saudi Arabia. Israel. Syria. Mass surveillance. How does Rex Tillerson drag […]


President Trump Beats War Drums For Iran

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 17, 2017   President Trump Beats War Drums For Iran   President Trump has been notoriously inconsistent in his foreign policy. He campaigned on and won the presidency with promises to repair relations with Russia, pull out of no-win wars like Afghanistan, and end the failed US policy of […]

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