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Will Congress Stop Forcing Pro-Life Americans to Subsidize Abortion?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 15, 2017   Will Congress Stop Forcing Pro-Life Americans to Subsidize Abortion?   Last month marked 44 years since the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision declaring a constitutional right to abortion. Roe remains one of the Supreme Court’s most controversial decisions. Even some progressive legal theorists who […]

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'Democrats Have Made Common Cause with Neocons by Baiting Russia'

‘Democrats Have Made Common Cause with Neocons by Baiting Russia’

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute February 8, 2017   ‘Democrats Have Made Common Cause with Neocons by Baiting Russia’   When US Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA) attacked President Trump’s supposed relationship to Russian President Putin — “he is wrapping his arms around Putin” — she exposed more than she intended. Her shocking ignorance of […]


Cut, Don’t Reform, Taxes

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 6, 2017   Cut, Don’t Reform, Taxes   Many Americans who have wrestled with a 1040 form, or who have paid someone to prepare their taxes, no doubt cheered the news that Congress will soon resume working on tax reform. However taxpayers should temper their enthusiasm because, even […]

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Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 17, 2017   Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?   This week, Congress passed a budget calling for increasing federal spending and adding $1.7 trillion to the national debt over the next ten years. Most so-called “fiscal conservatives” voted for this big-spending budget because it allows Congress to […]


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?

Ruled by DC: Get the Feds Out of Western Lands

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute January 5, 2017   Ruled by DC: Get the Feds Out of Western Lands   In the final days of his administration, President Obama has decided that with the stroke of pen, he shall further consolidate direct federal control over lands within Western states. Specifically, Obama created the Bear Ears National Monument […]

Ruled by DC: Get the Feds Out of Western Lands

New Year’s Resolutions for Donald Trump and Congress

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute December 27, 2016   New Year’s Resolutions for Donald Trump and Congress   In the spirit of New Year’s, here are four resolutions for president-elect Trump and Congress that will enable them to really make America great again: 1) Audit the Fed….and then end it: The Federal Reserve Bank’s […]

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The 'Draft Women' Legislation Roller Coaster Ride

The ‘Draft Women’ Legislation Roller Coaster Ride

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute December 4, 2016   The ‘Draft Women’ Legislation Roller Coaster Ride     During consideration of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) in the spring, the proposal that women be required to sign up with Selective Service just as are men started on a roller coaster ride in the […]


Starting Today, Feds Can Hack Millions of Devices with One Warrant

By  Shaun Bradley The Anti-Media December 1, 2016   Starting Today, Feds Can Hack Millions of Devices with One Warrant     On Thursday, December 1, a vital Supreme Court order is set to go into effect that dramatically expands the surveillance power of federal agents. The impending alteration to Rule 41 of the Federal […]

Starting Tomorrow, Feds Can Hack Millions of Devices with One Warrant

Obama Creates New Al-Qaeda Out of Thin Air to Justify His Somalia War

Obama Creates New Al-Qaeda Out of Thin Air to Justify His Somalia War

By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg November 30, 2016   Obama Creates New Al-Qaeda Out of Thin Air to Justify His Somalia War     An article published in The New York Times this past Sunday perfectly demonstrates how out of control and unconstitutional America’s foreign policy has become. It highlights the latest war being perpetrated […]


The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress

By Gary Galles Mises Institute November 28, 2016   The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress   Who creates federal laws? Civics books say it is Congress, but the real answer today may be the executive branch. Earlier this year, James Gattuso and Diane Katz reported that just the 229 major regulations issued since 2009 added […]

The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress

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To Really ‘Make America Great Again,’ End the Fed!

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute November 28, 2016   To Really ‘Make America Great Again,’ End the Fed!   Former Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard Fisher recently gave a speech identifying the Federal Reserve’s easy money/low interest rate policies as a source of the public anger that propelled Donald Trump into the White […]


A Presidency From Hell?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com October 30, 2016   A Presidency From Hell?     Should Donald Trump surge from behind to win, he would likely bring in with him both houses of Congress. Much of his agenda — tax cuts, deregulation, border security, deportation of criminals here illegally, repeal of Obamacare, appointing justices like […]

The 2016 Elections: “The Bad Losers” and What They Fear Losing