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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 […]

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

‘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 […]

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

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

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 […]


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 […]

Charles Schumer and the “Dog-Whistle” Democrats

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 […]


Nothing Is Real: When Reality TV Programming Masquerades as Politics

We All Lose: The Obama Legacy and What It Means for a Trump Presidency

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute January 13, 2017   We All Lose: Obama’s Legacy and What It Means for a Trump Presidency   Let’s talk about President Obama’s legacy, shall we? This was a candidate who was ushered into office promising hope and change, pledging to put an end to the endless wars […]


Obama’s Deplorable Last Hurrah

By Stephen Lendman Global Research January 11, 2017   Obama’s Deplorable Last Hurrah   On Tuesday evening, Obama delivered his self-styled farewell address – as demagogic and duplicitous as all his others. A separate article discussed what he left unexplained – the enormous harm he inflicted on humanity at home and abroad throughout his tenure. His […]

On Tuesday evening, Obama delivered his self-styled farewell address – as demagogic and duplicitous as all his others.

WORD: 5 More Big Fat Lies Obama Is Leaving Us With

By Melissa Dykes The Daily Sheeple January 7, 2017   WORD: 5 More Big Fat Lies Obama Is Leaving Us With     You know, President Obama has only got two weeks left now. Can you believe it? On the way out the door, the administration is basically trying to rewrite history with some of […]

5 More Big Fat Lies Obama Is Leaving Us With

‘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 […]


No Longer Selling Access, the Clinton Foundation Begs for Funds

No Longer Selling Access, the Clinton Foundation Begs for Funds

By Against Crony Capitalism December 31, 2016   No Longer Selling Access, the Clinton Foundation Begs for Funds     (From Heat Street)   The Clintons have always claimed their family charitable foundation was able to raise so much money because, deep down, Saudi princes and Ukrainian oligarchs are really concerned about poor children in Haiti.   […]


Obama’s Desperate Attempt to Save the Democratic Party By Blaming Russia

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics December 31, 2016   Obama’s Desperate Attempt to Save the Democratic Party By Blaming Russia     President Obama has made a desperate attempt to blame Russia for hacking the Democratic National Party (DNC) in an amazing partisan abuse of power. First of all, the DNC is a PRIVATE organization […]

Obama’s Desperate Attempt to Save the Democratic Party By Blaming Russia