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Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve

By Against Crony Capitalism February 12, 2018   Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve     Yes indeed. How the central planners at the Federal Reserve manipulate the economy (and inevitably screw it up) is not understood by most politically engaged people. For instance there are still those who insist […]

Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve

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What the FBI/FISA Memo Really Tells Us About Our Government

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 5, 2018   What the FBI/FISA Memo Really Tells Us About Our Government   The release of the House Intelligence Committee’s memo on the FBI’s abuse of the FISA process set off a partisan firestorm. The Democrats warned us beforehand that declassifying the memo would be the end the […]


The Last Fed Chairman?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 30, 2018   The Last Fed Chairman?   Last week the Senate confirmed Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve Chairman by a vote of 84-13. This is in contrast to the contentious debates and closer votes over Janet Yellen’s confirmation in 2014 and Ben Bernanke’s confirmation for a second term […]

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Is FBI Lying About 'Russiagate'?

Is FBI Lying About ‘Russiagate’?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 23, 2018   Is FBI Lying About ‘Russiagate’?   Are we supposed to believe that a critical five months of text messages between two plotting (and illicitly connected) anti-Trump FBI agents have disappeared due to technical errors? Much more likely — and more commonly, as Jim Bovard points out […]


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 […]

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Earmarks Are Not the Problem

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 17, 2018   Earmarks Are Not the Problem   Last week President Trump urged Congress to reassert its constitutional authority to direct how federal agencies spend taxpayer dollars. Ironically, many constitutional conservatives and libertarians disagree with the president. The reason is, President Trump wants Congress to reassert its authority […]


Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com January 10, 2018   Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’     When the housing bubble popped in 2007, the Federal Reserve went to work to re-inflate the bubble by printing more money – quantitative easing. But the policy has made matters much worse, as now everything is […]

Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’

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Just Say No to Jeff Sessions

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 9, 2018   Just Say No to Jeff Sessions   Attorney General Jeff Sessions kicked off the New Year by reversing the Obama-era guidance for federal prosecutors to limit their enforcement of federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized marijuana for medical or recreational use. In what is […]


Ron Paul: The War on Drugs is a War on Liberty, Choice, and Responsibility

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 7, 2018   Ron Paul: The War on Drugs is a War on Liberty, Choice, and Responsibility   Libertarian communicator Ron Paul strongly criticized the United States government’s war on drugs in a Saturday interview with host Michael Smerconish at CNN. The interview concerned the Thursday memorandum from US […]

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Despite Setbacks, Liberty Will Prevail in 2018

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 1, 2018   Despite Setbacks, Liberty Will Prevail in 2018   Happy New Year! We always approach a new year with anticipation, hope, and also some worries. Last year was one of the strangest political years I have seen in some time. A new Republican president spent his first […]


The Tea Party, Ten Years Later

By Dale Steinreich Mises Institute December 19, 2017     December 16, 2017 is the tenth anniversary of the modern Tea Party. That fact will surprise many laypersons who uncritically accept the mainstream narrative that the Tea Party began on February 19, 2009 when Rick Santelli, live on CNBC from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), declared a rebellion against […]

The Tea Party, Ten Years Later

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Who to Believe on Washington’s Korea Policy, Tillerson or Trump?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute December 19, 2017   Who to Believe on Washington’s Korea Policy, Tillerson or Trump?   President Trump has often said that his foreign policy objective was to keep his enemies guessing. If that’s the goal, you could say that he’s doing a good job. The problem is who does he […]


Russia’s Pulling Out Of Syria…Why Can’t We?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute December 14, 2017   Russia’s Pulling Out Of Syria…Why Can’t We?   Yesterday [12/11/17], Russian president Vladimir Putin paid a surprise visit to Russian troops fighting ISIS in Syria. He announced that since the battle against the extremists was essentially won, he was ordering the bulk of Russian military forces […]

Russia's Pulling Out Of Syria...Why Can't We?

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Government Should Leave Bakers Alone

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute December 12, 2017   Government Should Leave Bakers Alone   Last week the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The case stems from the refusal of Masterpiece Cakeshop, a bakery, to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The […]


Good News: Young Americans Want a New Political Party

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute December 5, 2017   Good News: Young Americans Want a New Political Party   Do we need a third major political party? I often joke that I’d be happy if we actually had a second party, as when it comes to the big issues – war, monetary policy, civil liberties […]

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