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Lawrence Wilkerson: US ‘Marching Down the Road to War’ Against Iran

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute October 17, 2017   Lawrence Wilkerson: US ‘Marching Down the Road to War’ Against Iran   Lawrence Wilkerson has presented a dire prediction about a United States war on Iran. The former US Army colonel made this prediction during a Monday interview with host Joy Reid at MSNBC. Wilkerson argues […]

Lawrence Wilkerson: US ‘Marching Down the Road to War’ Against Iran

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President Trump Beats War Drums For Iran

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 17, 2017   President Trump Beats War Drums For Iran   President Trump has been notoriously inconsistent in his foreign policy. He campaigned on and won the presidency with promises to repair relations with Russia, pull out of no-win wars like Afghanistan, and end the failed US policy of […]


House Members Make the Case for Ending US Participation in the War on Yemen

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute October 12, 2017   House Members Make the Case for Ending US Participation in the War on Yemen     Three members of the United States House of Representatives wrote in a Tuesday editorial at the New York Times about their legislation (H.Con.Res. 81) that would use the authority of […]

House Members Make the Case for Ending US Participation in the War on Yemen

Dennis Kucinich: We Must Challenge the ‘Two-Party Duopoly’ Committed to War

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute October 10, 2017   Dennis Kucinich: We Must Challenge the ‘Two-Party Duopoly’ Committed to War     In a new interview with host Jesse Ventura at RT, former United States presidential candidate and House of Representatives Member Dennis Kucinich stressed the importance of the American people challenging the “two-party duopoly […]

Dennis Kucinich: We Must Challenge the ‘Two-Party Duopoly’ Committed to War

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What Did Washington Achieve in its Six Year War on Syria?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 2, 2017   What Did Washington Achieve in its Six Year War on Syria?   Now that the defeat of ISIS in Syria appears imminent, with the Syrian army clearing out some of the last ISIS strongholds in the east, Washington’s interventionists are searching for new excuses to maintain […]


Patriotism Is A Two-Edged Sword

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org September 29, 2017   Patriotism Is A Two-Edged Sword     I sometimes wonder if America’s greatest threat is the population’s hyper-patriotism. The bulk of the population is now at work shutting down the NFL players’ First Amendment rights, and none of the incensed censors are capable of […]

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Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars

Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars

By Against Crony Capitalism September 28, 2017   Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars   “War is a racket.” –  Major General Smedley Butler     Last night I was watching a documentary on The Battle of Chosin Reservoir during the Korean War. I encourage everyone to view it. It lays out starkly the hell […]


Stop Wrapping the Flag Around Pro Sports

Stop Wrapping the Flag Around Pro Sports

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute September 27, 2017   Stop Wrapping the Flag Around Pro Sports   Desperate to fill hours and hours of air time on 24-hour news channels, media corporations have made sure the discussion of the correct posture of National Football League players has been front and center. Apparently, before grown men can […]


What Can Be Done?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org September 27, 2017   What Can Be Done?   Despite clear evidence that Washington has chosen the path to conflict with Russia and China, European governments have not objected. Poland, Ukraine, and the Baltics even seem to demand more conflict or a quicker path to conflict. The European […]

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War is a Racket

War is a Racket

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito September 27, 2017   War is a Racket     The subject is North Korea.  An interesting conversation at the John Batchelor Show: Gordon Chang, in discussing a piece he wrote at the Daily Beast regarding North Korea and the seeming inevitability of war; I paraphrase the concluding remarks: Thaddaeus McCotter: let me be sure […]


How to End the Korea Crisis

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute September 26, 2017   How to End the Korea Crisis   The descent of US/North Korea “crisis” to the level of schoolyard taunts should be remembered as one of the most bizarre, dangerous, and disgraceful chapters in US foreign policy history. President Trump, who holds the lives of millions of […]

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Rep. John Duncan: Shut Off the Afghanistan War Money Spigot

Rep. John Duncan: Shut Off the Afghanistan War Money Spigot

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute September 21, 2017   Rep. John Duncan: Shut Off the Afghanistan War Money Spigot   Speaking this month on the floor of the United States House of Representatives, Rep. John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-TN) sharply criticized the Afghanistan War, declaring that the war “has always been about money — increased […]


U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Weighs Using “Kinetic Weapon” On North Korea

By Aaron Kesel Activist Post September 21, 2017   U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Weighs Using “Kinetic Weapon” On North Korea     U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis hinted at using a kinetic weapon on Tuesday while discussing tensions with North Korea when he made a Freudian slip. Mattis was asked whether there was “any military option the […]

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Weighs Using “Kinetic Weapon” On North Korea