Democracy


American Democracy: A Dead Man Walking

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org May 4, 2017   American Democracy: A Dead Man Walking   Trump’s “sell-out,” as it is called, coming on top of Obama’s eight-year “sell-out,” is instructive. We have now had a Democratic president who sold out the people who elected him and a Republican president who has […]

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Monarchy Without the King

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito January 29, 2017   Monarchy Without the King       The work of the Revolution was the restoration of absolute monarchy. So writes Bertrand de Jouvenel in his book On Power: The Natural History of its Growth. He is writing of the French Revolution. While it took somewhat longer […]

Monarchy Without the King

U.S. No Longer Considered a ‘Full Democracy’ — and It’s Not Trump’s Fault

U.S. No Longer Considered a ‘Full Democracy’ — and It’s Not Trump’s Fault

By Carey Wedler The Anti-Media January 26, 2017   U.S. No Longer Considered a ‘Full Democracy’ — and It’s Not Trump’s Fault     The United States is no longer a full democracy, according to an annual report recently released by The Economist. The Economist Intelligence Unit’s ninth annual Democracy Index details the decline of democracy not […]


72 Bombs a Day – How the U.S. Spreads Democracy and Freedom

By Isaac Davis Waking Times January 7, 2017   72 Bombs a Day – How the U.S. Spreads Democracy and Freedom     Among the many other landmark events that took place in 2016, the United States military dropped a whopping 26,171 bombs in foreign nations. This is hardly good news for those on the […]

72 Bombs a Day – How the U.S. Spreads Democracy and Freedom

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A CIA-led Coup Against American Democracy Is Unfolding Before Our Eyes

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org December 17, 2016   A CIA-led Coup Against American Democracy Is Unfolding Before Our Eyes   This article by Moon of Alabama is not conspiracy theory. Read it carefully. Check out the links. The article is a documented and accurate description of a coup that is underway. […]


Majority Rule Equals Tyranny

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com December 7, 2016   Majority Rule Equals Tyranny   It is alleged that Hillary Clinton won a popular vote majority. Therefore, if the nation were not burdened with the antiquated Electoral College, anguished and freaked-out Americans whine, she, instead of Donald Trump, would be the next president of the United […]

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The Failure of Democracy, How The Oligarchs Plan To Steal The Election

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 30, 2016   The Failure of Democracy, How The Oligarchs Plan To Steal The Election     I am now convinced that the Oligarchy that rules America intends to steal the presidential election. In the past, the oligarchs have not cared which candidate won as the […]


Markets, Not Elections, Are Where Your Choices Truly Matter

By Gary M. Galles Foundation for Economic Education August 30, 2016   Markets, Not Elections, Are Where Your Choices Truly Matter     As November’s election nears, democracy is increasingly invoked as an ideal. Anyone ahead in any poll touts it as evidence they are on “the right side of history” because they better reflect […]

There is a form of democracy that far better satisfies the criteria to be an ideal – free market capitalism, which represents democratic self-government.

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The Real Existential Threats of 2016

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com August 18, 2016   The Real Existential Threats of 2016     On Sept. 30, the end of the fiscal year 2016, the national debt is projected to reach $19.3 trillion. With spending on the four biggest budget items – Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, defense – rising, and GDP growing […]


Why Social Welfare Programs and Democracy Cannot Co-Exist

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org August 16, 2016   Why Social Welfare Programs and Democracy Cannot Co-Exist   Writing in his 1922 treatise Socialism, Ludwig von Mises expressed support for democracy, but took a very limited view. Specifically, he suggested the only purpose of democracy is to “make peace, to avoid violent revolutions.” That is, democracy is purely a means […]

Why Social Welfare Programs and Democracy Cannot Co-Exist

Here’s What Happened When a Member of European Parliament Tried to Read the TTIP Text

By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg May 10, 2016   Here’s What Happened When a Member of European Parliament Tried to Read the TTIP Text     TTIP is just one of several phony “trade” deals written by corporate lawyers and lobbyists, and negotiated in secret between the Obama administration and various world leaders. This particular scam involves […]

Here’s What Happened When a Member of European Parliament Tried to Read the TTIP Text

If Americans elect Hillary president, the One Percent’s control will be complete

If Americans elect Hillary president, the One Percent’s control will be complete

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org April 12, 2016   If Americans elect Hillary president, the One Percent’s control will be complete     Richard C. Cook thinks that Bernie Sanders could become the next president, read here. But could Sanders make any difference? Obama’s regime was totally different than his campaign messages, […]


From Democracy to Pathocracy: The Rise of the Political Psychopath

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute April 5, 2016   From Democracy to Pathocracy: The Rise of the Political Psychopath   “Politicians are more likely than people in the general population to be sociopaths. I think you would find no expert in the field of sociopathy/psychopathy/antisocial personality disorder who would dispute this… That a small […]

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