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Fifteen Years Into the Afghan War, Do Americans Know the Truth?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 12, 2016   Fifteen Years Into the Afghan War, Do Americans Know the Truth?   Last week marked the fifteenth anniversary of the US invasion of Afghanistan, the longest war in US history. There weren’t any victory parades or photo-ops with Afghanistan’s post-liberation leaders. That is because the […]

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Washington Leads The World To War

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 6, 2016   Washington Leads The World To War   What must the world think watching the US presidential campaign? Over time US political campaigns have become more unreal and less related to voters’ concerns, but the current one is so unreal as to be absurd. […]


Aborting the Trump Revolution

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com October 4, 2016   Aborting the Trump Revolution     In taking that $915 million loss in 1995, and carrying it forward to shelter future income, Donald Trump did nothing wrong. By both his family and his business, he did everything right. In a famous 1947 dissent, Judge Learned Hand […]

In taking that $915 million loss in 1995, and carrying it forward to shelter future income, Donald Trump did nothing wrong. By both his family and his business, he did everything right.

'Our upcoming series includes significant material on war, arms, oil, Google, the U.S. elections, and myself,' said Julian Assange on Tuesday

Marking 10 Years, WikiLeaks Says ‘October Surprises’ Coming…Soon

By Deirdre Fulton Common Dreams October 4, 2016   Marking 10 Years, WikiLeaks Says ‘October Surprises’ Coming…Soon ‘Our upcoming series includes significant material on war, arms, oil, Google, the U.S. elections, and myself,’ said Julian Assange on Tuesday     During a press conference in Berlin on Tuesday, the media organization WikiLeaks touted 10 years of […]


Why Everything You Hear About Aleppo Is Wrong

Why Everything You Hear About Aleppo Is Wrong

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute September 30, 2016   Why Everything You Hear About Aleppo Is Wrong   The mainstream media portrays the fight for Aleppo as one between Syrian President Assad and the people, painting Assad as someone killing his citizens for the fun of it. In other words, as they did with […]


The Symbiotic Relationship Between Central Banking and Total War

By Paul-Martin Foss Carl Menger Center September 28, 2016   The Symbiotic Relationship Between Central Banking and Total War     The following is the prepared version of a speech delivered at the Ron Paul Institute Conference in Sterling, VA. I am here today to talk about one of the most important, but also most […]

Fed Holds Rates Steady: Setting Up for December Hike?

Trump Won? His Attacks on the Fed and Politics Need to Go Even Deeper

Trump Won? His Attacks on the Fed and Politics Need to Go Even Deeper

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell September 27, 2016   Trump Won? His Attacks on the Fed and Politics Need to Go Even Deeper     Fed on ropes as Yellen seeks to fend off Trump blows … Populist attacks from all sides make central bank vulnerable to calls to rein it in, say […]


The War Party

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito September 26, 2016   The War Party     I learned of the following from the recent interview of Stephen F. Cohen by John Batchelor: WASHINGTON — The agreement that Secretary of State John Kerry announced with Russia to reduce the killing in Syria has widened an increasingly public divide […]

Senators: Americans “Deserve Answers” About Justice Department’s Expanded Hacking Authority

Instead of ISIS, US-Led Bombing Kills Nearly 100 Syrian Soldiers Fighting Them

Instead of ISIS, US-Led Bombing Kills Nearly 100 Syrian Soldiers Fighting Them

By Jon Queally Common Dreams September 18, 2016   Instead of ISIS, US-Led Bombing Kills Nearly 100 Syrian Soldiers Fighting Them Deadly airstrikes on key unit battling Islamic State militants described as perhaps “single biggest blunder of the entire US war in Syria”     An emergency U.N. Security Council meeting was called and an already […]


Hillary Deflates? A Setback For War

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell September 14, 2016   Hillary Deflates? A Setback For War     Yeah, Hillary Has Pneumonia, But Trump Is Still A Deranged Threat To America … Modern medicine can remedy one of these ailments more thoroughly than the other.  -Huffington Post As libertarian (former) Congressman Ron Paul pointed […]

Hillary Deflates? A Setback For War

Post-9/11 Wars Have Cost Nearly $5 Trillion (and Counting): Report

Post-9/11 Wars Have Cost Nearly $5 Trillion (and Counting): Report

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams September 14, 2016   Post-9/11 Wars Have Cost Nearly $5 Trillion (and Counting): Report As nation remembers 9/11 victims, report calculates cost of military response to attacks     The U.S. military interventions in Iraq and Afghanistan have cost taxpayers nearly $5 trillion and counting, according to a new report […]


The big defense contractors are lining up behind Hillary Clinton

By Against Crony Capitalism August 25, 2016   The big defense contractors are lining up behind Hillary Clinton     I am currently editing a collection of past essays and last night I was editing the “neocon” chapter. I noticed that we argued multiple times in 2014-2015 that with the rise of Rand Paul the neocons, […]

The big defense contractors are lining up behind Hillary Clinton

U.S. House Votes To Toughen Sanctions, Assess No-Fly Zone In Syria

Turkey Invades Syria, Backed By U.S.

By Brandon Turbeville Activist Post August 24, 2016   Turkey Invades Syria, Backed By U.S.     On Wednesday morning, Turkey abruptly launched an all-out military assault on Syria, sending in tanks, troops, and engaging in airstrikes, in concert with airstrikes from the United States, to the northern portions of Syria near the Turkey-Syria border under […]


Breaking: US Issues Threat as Syria Bombs Rebels Near US Special Forces

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute August 19, 2016   Breaking: US Issues Threat as Syria Bombs Rebels Near US Special Forces     The US government scrambled jets over northern Syria today as a Syrian government attack on Kurdish rebels came close to US Special Forces fighting on the ground in Syria, media is […]

US Issues Threat as Syria Bombs Rebels Near US Special Forces