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Attack Venezuela? Trump Can’t be Serious!

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 15, 2017   Attack Venezuela? Trump Can’t be Serious!   There is something unsettling about how President Trump has surrounded himself with generals. From his defense secretary to his national security advisor to his White House chief of staff, Trump looks to senior military officers to fill key positions […]

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China ~ Red Tide Rising

China ~ Red Tide Rising

By James Holbrooks The Anti-Media August 3, 2017   China ~ Red Tide Rising     Beijing — As tensions continue to rise — and accelerate— over North Korea and its missile program, China’s President Xi Jinping gave his highly anticipated speech at the 90th-anniversary celebration of the founding of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) on Tuesday. In his speech, […]


Scientists Turn Docile Mice Into Super Aggressive Alphas With Brain Stimulation

By Nicholas West Activist Post July 20, 2017   Scientists Turn Docile Mice Into Super Aggressive Alphas With Brain Stimulation     Hacking the human brain to enhance performance seems to be the ultimate dream of technocrats and their military counterparts. We have reported extensively about the various methods that the military is studying to design […]

Scientists Turn Docile Mice Into Super Aggressive Alphas With Brain Stimulation

Police Body Cameras To Be Equipped With Facial Recognition

Police Body Cameras To Be Equipped With Facial Recognition

By Nicholas West Activist Post July 19, 2017   Police Body Cameras To Be Equipped With Facial Recognition     Given the steady roll-out of biometrics in banking, personal computing, and travel as of late, it seemed to be just a matter of time before police were equipped the latest biometric ID technology. Defense One reports that, Device-maker Motorola will work with artificial […]


Big Military Spending Boost Threatens Our Economy and Security

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute July 19, 2017   Big Military Spending Boost Threatens Our Economy and Security   On Friday the House overwhelmingly approved a massive increase in military spending, passing a $696 billion National Defense Authorization bill for 2018. President Trump’s request already included a huge fifty or so billion dollar spending increase, […]

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Low-Cost Micro Satellites are Spawning a Global Surveillance Arms Race

Low-Cost Micro Satellites are Spawning a Global Surveillance Arms Race

By Nicholas West Activist Post June 27, 2017   Low-Cost Micro Satellites are Spawning a Global Surveillance Arms Race     The emergence of low-cost micro satellites is starting to spawn a global surveillance arms race: the familiar problem-reaction-solution paradigm upon what all other arms races are built. “Our competitors will learn to use this exploding […]


Why Are We Attacking the Syrians Who Are Fighting ISIS?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute June 12, 2017   Why Are We Attacking the Syrians Who Are Fighting ISIS?   Just when you thought our Syria policy could not get any worse, last week it did. The US military twice attacked Syrian government forces from a military base it illegally occupies inside Syria. According […]

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NATO's Biggest Challenge -- Make 'Frightened' Europe Pay Up!

NATO’s Biggest Challenge — Make ‘Frightened’ Europe Pay Up!

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute May 15, 2017   NATO’s Biggest Challenge — Make ‘Frightened’ Europe Pay Up!     The Baltic countries, and some of their Scandinavian neighbors, are mortally terrified of Russia. Or so they would have us believe. They clamored to join NATO as soon as the Soviet Union collapsed and are […]


War Between U.S. And China Brewing in South China Sea?

War Between U.S. And China Brewing in S. China Sea?

By James Holbrooks The Anti-Media April 1, 2017   War Between U.S. And China Brewing in South China Sea?     Adding fuel to an already highly combustible situation in Southeast Asia, Reuters reported Tuesday that China has “largely completed major construction of military infrastructure on artificial islands it has built in the South China […]


The Pentagon has never been audited. That’s astonishing

By Against Crony Capitalism March 21, 2017   The Pentagon has never been audited. That’s astonishing     Not that astonishing to us. But it is still nuts. (From The Guardian)   On Thursday, Donald Trump released a preliminary budget proposal that calls for a $52bn increase in military spending. But just last December, a […]

The Pentagon has never been audited. That’s astonishing

U.S. Doubles Down On ISIS Drones Warning; Now Terrorists Could Launch Swarms

By Nicholas West Activist Post February 28, 2017   U.S. Doubles Down On ISIS Drones Warning; Now Terrorists Could Launch Swarms     Yesterday I covered an urgent request that was placed by the United States Air Force to obtain drone killing technology that could be used against ISIS’ newly formed “Unmanned Aircraft of the Mujahideen.” […]

U.S. Doubles Down On ISIS Drones Warning; Now Terrorists Could Launch Swarms

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On Military and Spending, It’s Trump Versus Trump

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 27, 2017   On Military and Spending, It’s Trump Versus Trump   It can be a challenge to follow the pronouncements of President Trump, as he often seems to change his position on any number of items from week to week, or from day to day, or even […]


A Budget Without Russians: The Empire’s Nightmare

By Fred Reed LewRockwell.com February 27, 2017   A Budget Without Russians: The Empire’s Nightmare     Methinks the insane hysteria over Russia needs to stop. It probably will not. For reasons of domestic and imperial politics, the American public is again being manipulated into a war frenzy by Washington and New York. It is stupid, without […]

A Budget Without Russians: The Empire’s Nightmare