politics


The U.S.’s Hypocrisy On ‘Political Intervention’ In Elections

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com February 12, 2018   The U.S.’s Hypocrisy On ‘Political Intervention’ In Elections   The United States government has interfered with more elections than any other government on the face of the earth.  But suddenly, the US is grandstanding and pretending it matters that other nations use the exact same tactics. “Ah, the […]

The U.S.’s Hypocrisy On ‘Political Intervention’ In Elections

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What to Really Expect From the Government Shutdown

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 22, 2018   What to Really Expect From the Government Shutdown   It’s deja-vu all over again, as baseball legend Yogi Berra might have said. The politicians and media are telling us the world is coming to an end because a “compromise” could not be made at the 11th […]


Constitutional Ignorance – Perhaps Contempt

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com January 17, 2018   Constitutional Ignorance – Perhaps Contempt   Hillary Clinton blamed the Electoral College for her stunning defeat in the 2016 presidential election in her latest memoirs, “What Happened?” Some have claimed that the Electoral College is one of the most dangerous institutions in American politics. Why? They say […]

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Misdiagnosing Populism

Misdiagnosing Populism

By Jeff Deist Mises Institute November 30, 2017   Misdiagnosing Populism   Is populism inherently bad? Deirdre McCloskey, speaking earlier this month to a meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society in Stockholm, certainly thinks so. Her broad and sweeping liberal critique of populism focused not on criticisms of current populist movements, but rather on the big-picture issues of […]


Hillary What Happened – She Rigged the Democratic Party

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics November 7, 2017   Hillary What Happened – She Rigged the Democratic Party     Donna Brazile’s new memoir, Hacks, has exposed Hillary Clinton for what she really is – a corrupt manipulative politician. Bracile is the former Democratic party leader.  Behind the curtain, she is known as a foul-mouth boldface liar.  […]

Hillary What Happened – She Rigged the Democratic Party

Armed and Dangerous: If Police Don’t Have to Protect the Public, What Good Are They?

This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute October 17, 2017   This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing     It is easy to be distracted right now by the circus politics that have dominated the news headlines for the past year, but don’t be distracted. Don’t be fooled, […]


Has Merkel Been Undermined in Germany?

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics September 27, 2017   Has Merkel Been Undermined in Germany?     The German election was on par with the global trend that is rising up against the establishment as we have known it. Angela Merkel has been accused of weakening her respective coalition partner. The election result of the Bundestag […]

Has Merkel Been Undermined in Germany?

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Trump Can’t Stop America From Going Broke

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners September 27, 2017   Trump Can’t Stop America From Going Broke     POITOU, FRANCE – From comedy… to farce… to tragedy. We laugh. We guffaw. And then we wish we hadn’t bought a house in inner-city Baltimore. Already, in Charm City, police helicopters peer into our windows… sirens wail […]


The Absurdities Mount

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org September 20, 2017   The Absurdities Mount   As I predicted, the erasing of American history will not be limited to Confederate monuments. Last week a member of the board of trustees of the Dallas, Texas, school district recommended changing the name of James Madison High School. James […]

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Bound to No Party, Trump Upends 150 Years of Two-Party Rule

Bound to No Party, Trump Upends 150 Years of Two-Party Rule

By Against Crony Capitalism September 11, 2017   Bound to No Party, Trump Upends 150 Years of Two-Party Rule     Well, well. The narrative has shifted since the Schumer/Pelosi deal. (From The New York Times) Now in the White House, President Trump demonstrated this past week that he still imagines himself a solitary cowboy as […]


Trump Acts Like Businessman At Last

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics September 8, 2017   Trump Acts Like Businessman At Last     There is no doubt that the feud between Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress has been astonishing. Even some Republicans support trying to impeach him thinking he will be a liability in 2018. Trump is responding like a businessman and […]

Trump Acts Like Businessman At Last

The political violence in Charlottesville yesterday was as predictable as it was futile.

The Wrong Narrative in Charlottesville

By Jeff Deist Mises Institute August 14, 2017   The Wrong Narrative in Charlottesville   The political violence in Charlottesville yesterday was as predictable as it was futile. One person was killed and dozens badly injured, marking a new low in the political and cultural wars that are as heated as any time since in America since […]