The Fed is patting itself on the back. Its manipulation of the economy has put it “in such a good place.” Have they really done it? Does central planning work? Of course not! A serious financial crisis is ahead.
A new study by Brown University has found that the post 9/11 wars have, when all totaled up, cost an estimated $5.9 trillion (and counting) as interest on the borrowed money continues to accrue. What did we get for our money? Safety and security? No.
The surprise resignation of Israeli defense minister Avigdor Lieberman over a ceasefire agreement with Gaza – after a botched Israeli raid broke the initial ceasefire – has brought Israel to the brink of snap elections. Who are the main players and what to expect?
The International Atomic Energy Agency has again found Iran in compliance with the JCPOA nuclear deal – despite the US re-imposition of sanctions. Trump’s National Security Advisor, John Bolton, said this week he would “squeeze hard” until the “pips squeak.” Will sanctions after sanctions work…or
Published on Nov 12th, 2018 – Pompeo comes clean on US policy toward Iran.
The weekend commemoration of the end of World War I, and particularly the speech from the French president, demonstrate why the “war to end all wars” did not at all end all wars. They still don’t get it, so we are forced to repeat it.
While the average person is propagandized into thinking gold isn’t money, the elites know better. He who has the gold, makes the rules, and many nations are either repatriating gold, or buying it outright. Why now? Can they see the writing on the wall for
Trump accepted the resignation of his Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, yesterday leading to an explosion of protest among the #Resistance anti-Trump people. Ironically, these are the very same people who have opposed Sessions for two years! Politics?
Published on Nov 7th, 2018 – Dr. Ron Paul
Conventional wisdom says the Republican loss of the House of Representatives be bad news for President Trump. More investigations? Endless Russiagate “revelations”? But what if it is actually a boon for the president? Contrarian analysis of the US mid-term elections in today’s Liberty Report.
Can anyone point out the major substantive areas of debate and difference between Republicans and Democrats as America (or at least part of it) goes to the voting booth? Do they disagree on the Fed? Spying? Civil liberties? War? What really is at stake in
Two jobs to stay afloat. Shrinkflation. Record Debt. The Fed is destroying the Middle Class. Today on The Liberty Report!
Published on Nov 1st, 2018 – Dr. Ron Paul
The US intelligence budget for the fiscal year ending September 30th saw a massive increase in spending – the largest increase in a decade. Where is all that new CIA and NSA money going? Will it keep us safe and free…or the opposite?
According to a new study by experts at the University of Sussex, the death toll in Yemen after years of Saudi aggression may be eight times more than estimated. Will the whispers of concern in Congress over the US role in these massacres begin to
Published on Oct 29th, 2018 – Well…he’s partly right.
Mass murder at a Pittsburgh synagogue over the weekend and bombs in the mail last week. Why the seeming increase in crimes motivated by hatred and extreme divisions in our society? Are we going off the rails? Do we allow too much free speech?
As the markets keep dropping, President Trump keeps the blame on The Fed. Being one of the most secretive and unaudited institutions in America, The Fed prefers to operate in the shadows. While Trump isn’t criticizing central planning per se (which is what he should
In this video, we give you the latest breaking news on the birth of Liberty with the help of Constitutional LEGEND Ron Paul! Will baby Liberty grow up to challenge the establishment and be a champion of freedom across the world? Only time will tell.
Can the small Mexican town of Cheran serve as a model? They banned politicians and found nearly everything improved. Filmmaker Luke Rudkowski tells us what he discovered when he investigated. Also today, Luke’s take on the war on independent media.
President Trump has dispatched his top people, including CIA director Haspel, Secretary of State Pompeo, and Treasury Secretary Mnuchin, to try and quell the increasing outcry over the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The message was clear: we need to deflect this world-wide anger
President Trump has threatened to send the US military to confront a reported mass march of migrants from Central America toward the US border. Is it a good idea? What are the origins of the ‘crisis’? Who benefits? Who is at fault?
What to do about the killing of the journalist?
President Trump signaled over the weekend that he would withdraw from the 1987 INF nuclear treaty which prohibited missiles and missile launchers with a range from 500KM to 5,000KM. Is leaving the treaty in the US interest, as Trump claims? Who’s cheating? What are the
The economy is not a machine, and the Fed is not a mechanic. Terms like an “overheating” economy,” and “stepping on the gas,” or “slamming on the brakes,” are all nonsense. The idea that that anyone is capable of “running the economy” is a pure
The United Arab Emirates hired a US-based private military contractor company run by an Israeli-American to provide American military-trained special forces to assassinate members of a Yemeni political party. What’s wrong with this picture?
The attacks on free speech are not coming from uniformed government officials shutting down newspapers. But that doesn’t mean they are not coming from the government. How are “social media” companies and government working together to turn us into a nation of sheep?
Nikki Haley was among the most outspokenly pro-Israel and anti-Palestinian US diplomat in history. She took Washington’s previous policy of unwaveringly backing Israel at the UN to a whole new level. With Nikki gone, will US policy become more even-handed in the Middle East?
Don’t look now…but another meltdown is brewing.
President Trump’s threat of “severe” repercussions if the Saudis are found to have killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi were met with more threats from the Saudi side, including from a media figure close to the royal family who warned of high oil prices and a shift
The Fed created what Presidential Candidate Trump accurately described as a “big, fat, ugly bubble.” Curiously, as President, Trump re-branded the ugly bubble as ‘the greatest economy in American history.’ But now that the bubble is losing air, the President is flipping back to calling
The United States’ mid-term elections are less than a month away now with both the Democrats and Republicans appearing to grow increasingly animated and outspoken. And there’s a lot at stake – a YouGov poll this week shows only a 6% gap in support between
US stocks have taken another hit continuing to drop after Wall Street experienced its worst day in 8 months on Wednesday. The plunge has been caused in part by investors’ concerns over the Federal Reserve hiking interest rates – a decision that has angered Donald
The disappearance of a Saudi journalist in Turkey has led to a global outcry against the Saudi government and particularly against crown prince Muhammad Bin Salman. The Senate has sent a letter to President Trump demanding US action. There is a very good reason to
“Clear Sky 2018” opened yesterday, bringing NATO troops and equipment into Ukraine for a joint military exercise. US Air Force jets will operate over Ukraine in a show of force against what is claimed to be an “imminent threat” of Russian attack. Will Trump be
The strange disappearance of Saudi “critic” and Washington Post writer Jamal Khashoggi has led even Washington’s neocons to come down hard on the Saudi government and particularly crown prince MBS. Is a shift in US/Saudi relations in the works?
Trump’s NAFTA 2.0 is even worse than the original. If you like free trade, you’ll hate this “deal.”
Yesterday marked the 17th year of what they called “Operation Enduring Freedom,” the invasion of Afghanistan. But the longest war in US history has not produced freedom. It has only been enduring. It’s a slow-motion lost cause, but Washington keeps pumping money and military in.
Senator Bernie Sanders wants to cap the amount of assets that big financial institutions hold. But how does Sanders, or government, or anyone know how big a company should be? Such laws would be totally arbitrary, would not prevent financial crises and bailouts, and would
The International Court of Justice, a UN body tasked with settling disputes, has ruled that parts of new US sanctions on Iran are illegal. Specifically, sanctions on humanitarian items, food, and spare parts for civil aviation. Washington has condemned the unanimous ruling and vows to
Annoyed that the Saudis refuse to increase oil production, President Trump yesterday threatened Saudi Arabia that US military protection could be withdrawn and that the Saudi regime wouldn’t last without it. Is the US military a mercenary force? And what’s really behind spiking oil prices?
As often happens, the US trade war with China is heating up and spilling over to the military realm. Recent skirmishes in the South China Sea are just part of the increasing militarization of the dispute. How hot will the dispute get? Is there anyone
The US Secretary of the Interior told an audience in Pennsylvania recently that one option open to the US to slow Russian energy exports is a naval blockade. The Russian senate replied by stating the obvious: such a move would be an act of war.
Ron Paul delivered the keynote speech at this year’s Ron Paul Institute Media & War Conference in Washington, DC last month. Be sure to visit RPI at http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org
After three years of US-supported Saudi and United Arab Emirates war on Yemen – with thousands of civilians dead and millions facing starvation – some Members of Congress are looking to curb US facilitation of the genocide. Will new measures taken in Congress result in
President Trump’s speech to the UN General Assembly yesterday drew some unexpected laughter and a good deal of head-scratching. Is the US really respecting sovereignty worldwide? Former CIA officer Phil Giraldi joins today’s Liberty Report to break it down.
Dr. Paul returns to the hot seat to answer viewer questions on topics of the day. Who was the worst president? Watch today’s Liberty Report!
Ron Paul with some good news for those thinking about homeschooling…
China’s “social credit” system purports to rank citizens according to their behavior, trustworthiness, and adherence to the law. Political dissent results in a lower “social credit” score and a reduction in privileges. The system is enforced by hundreds of millions of cameras throughout the country
Published on Sep 21st, 2018 – Ron Paul tells the truth about Syria, Twitter reacts. – The Jimmy Dore Show Real.Video Backup
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump correctly called the economy a “big, fat, ugly bubble.” The bubble is now much bigger, but President Trump has stamped his name on it. Interest rates are now rising. Is the end of the everything bubble near?
The Ron Paul presidential campaigns were, more than anything, grassroots efforts. From money bombs to Ron Paul blimps and limos, the campaign was the opposite of a top-down effort. Joining today’s Liberty Report is one of the prime movers of the grassroots Ron Paul and
According to a recent Reuters/Ipsos survey, 70 percent of Americans, including about 50 percent of Republicans, support Medicare for all, the latest incarnation of single-payer health care. Republican support for a health plan labeled “Medicare for all” is not surprising considering that Republican politicians support
The Polish president was in town this week and he brought with him a proposal for a permanent US military base on his country’s territory. He said Poland would contribute two billion dollars toward the project and even joked that he’d call it “Fort Trump.”
Yesterday’s Israeli attack on Syria has resulted in the shoot-down of a Russian surveillance plane, perhaps inadvertently by the Syrians. The attack came on the same day as a Russian/Turk agreement on deconfliction in Idlib. Are these related? Will matters escalate
‘I see no threat to our national security’ – Ron Paul’s anti-Iraq War speech still resonates to this day.
Once Socialism is adopted, it’s only a matter of time until the mass migrations begin in search for greater freedom. No one is building a do-it-yourself boat to sail to one of the few Socialist countries that remain. People are however, always trying to escape,
Do we have any reason at all to hope for a less militaristic foreign policy under President Trump? Col. Macgregor has seen war up close and he’s had enough of the US empire. In his Media & War speech he offers a way out of
H/T Ryan Dawson These kids even with some stupid questions did a way better job than the MSM and Paul was actually allowed to talk rather than being forced to squish everything into sound bites. I hope these kids got some learning done. It’s not
The US effort to preserve its global dominance is a costly endeavor based on threats and keeping the American people in the dark about what is going on, told RT former US congressman and libertarian politician Ron Paul.
On the day Secretary of State Mike Pompeo certified that the Saudi-UAE coalition was doing everything possible to avoid civilian casualties in its war on Yemen, the Saudis hit another civilian bus, killing at least 15. Last month the Saudis attacked another civilian bus killing
This week’s announcement by the Trump Administration that the PLO office in Washington would be closed as a punishment to the Palestinians is another in a recent series of Washington moves against the Palestinians – while claiming the mantle of “honest broker.” Is the US
Seventeen years after the attacks on New York and the Pentagon, the US has spent an estimated $5.6 trillion fighting a “war on terror.” Yet the perpetrators of 9/11 – al-Qaeda – are, according to a recent LA Times Article, stronger than ever. At home
Published on Sep 10th, 2018 – The neocons are set on attacking Iran…even if it means cozying up to al-Qaeda.
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that anonymous US Administration sources have secret intelligence showing that Syrian President Assad has given the order to use chlorine gas in Idlib province. Does this sound a little like the “anonymous sources” and “secret intelligence” used to lie
Iranian monetary policies, coupled with crippling U.S. sanctions, have caused a massive fall in the Iranian rial. Some Iranians are using gold to pay their rent, along with other financial transactions. Real money like gold always makes its return, but must we constantly wait for
The New York Times has published an explosive – but anonymous – op-ed purportedly written by a “senior official” in the Trump Administration outlining how his fellow officials are working night and day to thwart the US President’s agenda. Is this a coup? See Also:
Washington is warning the Syrian government against a final assault on rebel-held Idlib province, but President Trump’s own envoy has admitted that the province is controlled by al-Qaeda. US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley meanwhile claims a gas attack is coming and she knows
Could someone please remind Pompeo and Bolton that al-Qaeda are the bad guys?