Category Archives: Dr. Ron Paul

Real Bipartisanship: Republicans And Democrats Unite For New Cold War

When it comes to pushing a neocon foreign policy of confrontation and militarism, Washington is bipartisan. Both parties have boxed in President Trump and his campaign promises of better relations with Russia. Both parties are united in pushing a new Cold War with Russia. Where

Myth-Busters: Poisonous Protectionism

The ideas of protectionism and mercantilism are as old as the hills. When implemented, they distort the market and create tremendous economic problems. Nevertheless, there’s always a litany of excuses for government to tilt the tables in one direction or other. Ron Paul goes through

Israel Anti-Boycott Act – An Attack On Free Speech?

House Members and Senators have rushed to co-sponsor a bill that would make boycotting Israel a felony, punishable by up to a million dollar fine and 20 years in prison. Faced with the fact that such a bill is clearly an attack on the First

Mr. Trump: Veto This Bill! – Sanctions Lead To War

President Trump has suggested he will sign the new Russia, North Korea, Iran sanctions bill that the House will vote on tomorrow. Accepting the bill will be a huge surrender for a president elected to improve relations with Russia. Can he ever recover?

Back To Benghazi – Are More US Troops The Answer?

According to media reports, President Trump is set to announce a significant shift in US policy toward Libya. He is expected to send in some 50 special forces troops on a permanent basis and to establish a diplomatic presence there. Can more US troops and

Back To Benghazi – Are More US Troops The Answer?

According to media reports, President Trump is set to announce a significant shift in US policy toward Libya. He is expected to send in some 50 special forces troops on a permanent basis and to establish a diplomatic presence there. Can more US troops and

Mosul: Another ‘Mission Accomplished’

After US-led efforts to liberate Mosul from ISIS control, the entire city is destroyed. Civilian deaths from US-led airstrikes are in the thousands. The US mainstream media is silent. But if Mosul is the great success that the US president and military leaders claim it

Is Civil War Coming To Saudi Arabia?

The surprise shift in the Saudi line of succession earlier this month has increased speculation that internal strife in the country might boil over to a full-fledged civil war. Such a war would likely become regional in short order. What are the factors and what

More Americans See Liberty In Decline. Why?

According to a new Gallup Poll, more Americans see their liberties in decline in the US. US freedom ranking in the world has declined as well. What’s going on here and why?

Snowden Part Two: Edward Interviews Ron!

After our blockbuster interview with Edward Snowden this week…the cameras kept rolling! Edward surprised us because he wanted to ask Ron Paul a question! You will enjoy these really fun extras from the Edward Snowden interview!

Myth-Busters: America’s Moral Hazard Disorder – YouTube

Once it’s generally accepted that the role of government is to remove risks and hazards from our lives, its policies actually encourage more reckless risk taking and something called “moral hazard.” Government “insurance,” in its many forms, only ensures more economic calamity.

Security…or Surveillance? The Edward Snowden Interview

In this wide-ranging exclusive interview, former intelligence analyst turned whistleblower Edward Snowden tells all. What to say to those who argue that they’ve got nothing to hide so nothing to fear from the intrusive ears of the state? Snowden is engagingly philosophical yet frank about

Escalation! US Hits Syrian Jet, Russia Cuts Communications

A US Navy F-18 shot down a Syrian jet over eastern Syria today. The Russians have cut communications with the US in protest. Russian jets were also operating on an anti-ISIS mission in the area. Russians have announced they will track any flying object near

Global Peace Index: Where Do We Rank…And Why?

This year’s Global Peace Index has just been released and the results are surprising. What are the world’s least peaceful countries? What do they have in common? And where does the US rank?

New Russia Sanctions: The Deep State Unifies Congress

Yesterday’s 97-2 Senate vote for more sanctions on Russia shows that even a Republican-controlled legislative branch will abandon President Trump if he veers from the Deep State’s interest in a new Cold War. Where can Trump turn?

Trump’s First Trip: Will He ‘Stabilize’ The Middle East?

President Trump will visit Saudi Arabia and Israel later this month. His meetings in Saudi Arabia will include a presentation on “religious extremism.” After pledging to keep the US out of other countries’ affairs, it seems President Trump is digging us deeper into the Middle

Myth-Busters: Pre-emptive War Is A Pandora’s Box

Entangling Alliances … “Red Lines” … “Fighting them there instead of here” … The military-industrial-complex has come up with every excuse in the book to keep their perpetual wars going. Ron Paul talks about the Empire’s playbook, today on Myth-Busters!

Syria Safe Zones Declared: Will The Killing Finally End?

Early today, Russia, Iran, and Turkey signed an agreement to establish “de-escalation” zones at four locations in Syria. The plan is supposed to separate the “moderate” rebels from the extremists and allow citizens to receive humanitarian aid. What will the US do?

Julian Assange Speaks Out: The War On The Truth

Wikileaks Founder and Editor-in-Chief Julian Assange joins the Liberty Report to discuss the latest push by the Trump Administration to bring charges against him and his organization for publishing US Government documents. How will they get around the First Amendment and the Espionage Act? The

A Libertarian Laughs At The State, With Dave Smith

Stand-up comic and libertarian activist Dave Smith joins the Liberty Report in-studio to explain how he uses humor to get the freedom message across. The message of liberty transcends political party affiliations, he points out, when wrapped in humor during his performances.

New Syria Sanctions; Gas Attack Claims Still Unproven

The White House slapped wide-ranging sanctions on 271 Syrian scientists yesterday for what it claimed was their work on chemical weapons related to the April 4th attack. Proof? None. US certified 100 percent of Syria’s chemical stockpile was destroyed in 2014. Yet the Administration is

Tillerson Threatens Iran: ‘The Great Destabilizer’?

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson openly threatened Iran yesterday, accusing the country of sending troops to fight in Syria and of destabilizing the region. He vowed that the US would solve the Iran problem and not leave it to the next US Administration. Another war?

More US Troops To Afghanistan: Will A New ‘Surge’ Work?

Some 300 US Marines are headed to Afghanistan, as the Taliban continue to gain and ISIS persists. The US Commander for Afghanistan wants several thousand more. The 2009-2010 “surge” was supposed to produce a victory in the 16 year war. It did not. Will doing

‘Doing Time Like A Spy’ – With Guest John Kiriakou

Former CIA Officer John Kiriakou joins the Liberty Report to discuss his upcoming book, as well as his whistleblowing on CIA torture and the consequences. Kiriakou was the only person to go to prison for the CIA torture program — and he was the whistleblower

Who ‘Provoked And Destabilized’ North Korea? China?

As President Trump reportedly considers “kinetic military action” against North Korea, we must look at how we got to this point. What are we doing in the region? Is a US first-strike the solution to North Korea’s nuclear ambitions?

Does Anybody Know What Our Russia Policy Is?

From “what’s so bad about getting along with Russia” to “Russia helped Syria gas civilians” and back, this Administration’s Russia policy is all over the place. How can we explain such inconsistencies?

Why Does Assad Have To Go? – With Lew Rockwell

Why the sudden turn toward regime change in Syria, just days after the White House said it no longer viewed removing Assad as a priority? We are joined in-studio by Lew Rockwell to discuss this and other issues.

After Trump Bombed Syria, Are We All Neocons Now?

Republican political leaders in Washington who condemned Obama’s plan to bomb Syria in 2013 are gung ho over President Trump’s bombing last week. Even “progressives” are jumping on the bomb band wagon. Are we all neocons now?