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Wells Fargo or the Federal Reserve: Who’s the Bigger Fraud?  

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute September 26, 2016   Wells Fargo or the Federal Reserve: Who’s the Bigger Fraud?   The Wells Fargo bank account scandal took center stage in the news last week and in all likelihood will continue to make headlines for many weeks to come. What Wells Fargo employees did in […]

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Why Are We Sending $38 Billion to Rich and Powerful Israel?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute September 20, 2016   Why Are We Sending $38 Billion to Rich and Powerful Israel?   Last week’s announcement of a record-breaking US aid package for Israel underscores how dangerously foolish and out-of-touch is our interventionist foreign policy. Over the next ten years, the US taxpayer will be forced […]


The Fed Plans for the Next Crisis

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute September 12, 2016   The Fed Plans for the Next Crisis   In her recent address at the Jackson Hole monetary policy conference, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggested that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates by the end of the year. Markets reacted favorably to Yellen’s suggested […]

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How to Solve the Illegal Immigration Problem

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute September 5, 2016   How to Solve the Illegal Immigration Problem   Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s recent speech on immigration really missed the point. I understand Trump’s frustration over the US government’s inability to control the US borders and keep out those who would come to this country […]


The Right Lessons from Obamacare’s Meltdown

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 29, 2016   The Right Lessons from Obamacare’s Meltdown   The decision of several major insurance companies to cut their losses and withdraw from the Obamacare exchanges, combined with the failure of 70 percent of Obamacare’s health insurance “co-ops, ” will leave one in six Obamacare enrollees with […]

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What if only taxpayers voted?

What if only taxpayers voted? (Interesting Graphic)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 29, 2016   What if only taxpayers voted?   This map was originally posted by CNN and reflects 2012 exit polling. Though it doesn’t say it appears that “taxpayers” in this case means federal tax payers. Obviously those who don’t pay federal taxes, or even state income taxes pay sales […]


Ron Paul: the American who talks truth to power

By Adam Garrie The Duran August 26, 2016   Ron Paul: the American who talks truth to power Ron Paul is the most intelligent, articulate and courageous spokesman of foreign policy realism in the US. Though for most of his career he has been an outsider his views on foreign policy are gaining a wider audience. […]

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What Should We Do About Crimea?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 25, 2016   What Should We Do About Crimea?   Is Crimea about to explode? The mainstream media reports that Russia has amassed troops on the border with Ukraine and may be spoiling for a fight. The Russians claim to have stopped a Ukrainian sabotage team that snuck […]


Election 2016: Liberty Loses No Matter Who Wins

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 15, 2016   Election 2016: Liberty Loses No Matter Who Wins   For all the hand-wringing about the threat to liberty and constitutional government posed by the major party presidential candidates, there is little discussion of how this threat is due to the political class’s long history of […]

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CIA's Morell Cozies Up To Clinton - Looking For Work?

CIA’s Morell Cozies Up To Clinton – Looking For Work?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute August 9, 2016   CIA’s Morell Cozies Up To Clinton – Looking For Work?   In an attention-getting piece in the New York Times, former CIA acting director Michael Morell endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton for president and warned that Republican candidate Donald Trump is likely a Russian agent. In […]


The Phony Job Recovery

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 8, 2016   The Phony Job Recovery   Last Friday saw the release of a bombshell jobs report, with headlines exclaiming that the US economy added over 250,000 jobs in July, far in excess of any forecasts. The reality was far more grim. Those “jobs” weren’t actually created […]

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The Law addresses so well is “the principle on nonaggression,” which holds that “we can’t do harm to anybody else and the government shouldn’t be able to do it either.”

Ron Paul Recommends Reading This French Book Published in 1850

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute August 5, 2016   Ron Paul Recommends Reading This French Book Published in 1850     Thursday on the Tom Woods Show, host Tom Woods asked libertarian communicator Ron Paul what one book Paul would suggest someone read as an introduction to Paul’s views. Paul responded that he would […]


The Path to Fed-Exit

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute July 25, 2016   I recently proposed that the liberty movement capitalize on Brexit with “Fed-exit”: a campaign to “secede” from the Federal Reserve. Fed-exit could be accomplished with a few simple policy changes. Passing Audit the Fed is a good first step toward Fed-exit. Contrary to the Federal Reserve’s […]

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Don’t Reform the Fed, Fed-Exit! 1

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute July 18, 2016   Opponents of a central bank should take advantage of the post-Brexit vote revival of secessionist sentiments to promote a secession from central banking, or “Fed-exit.” Ending the Federal Reserve’s monopoly on money is the key to restoring and maintaining our liberty and prosperity. By manipulating […]


Fool’s Errand: NATO Pledges Four More Years of War in Afghanistan

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute July 11, 2016   The longest war in US history just got even longer. As NATO wrapped up its 2016 Warsaw Summit, the organization agreed to continue funding Afghan security forces through the year 2020. Of course with all that funding comes US and NATO troops, and thousands of […]

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