Category Archives: Dr. Ron Paul

Trump Bumbling Into Unnecessary War With North Korea

The war hawks surrounding President Trump – and the president himself – are determined to start a war with North Korea that will take millions of lives. It is an entirely trumped up war based on the usual war propaganda. Trump threatens a trade blockade

‘Price Gouging’ – Helpful or Harmful?

Raising prices on products at times of emergency is widely considered an unethical and often illegal practice. But prices are how markets regulate scarcity. Is it possible that what some call “price gouging” is actually helpful to those caught in natural or other disasters?

Is a Militarized Police The Answer To Inner City Turmoil?

President Trump announced that he would be removing the restrictions placed by President Obama on transferring military equipment to civilian police departments. Is this being “tough on crime,” as he likes to claim, or is it all about controlling the population and undermining civil liberties?

Ron Paul on War & Peace In The Age of Trump

Due to Hurricane Harvey, we are unable to broadcast the Liberty Report today. In lieu of the program, this is a speech that Dr. Paul gave earlier this year at The Ron Paul Institute/Mises Institute joint conference in Lake Jackson, TX.

Ron Paul Discusses Hurricane Harvey

Due to Hurricane Harvey, today’s Liberty Report is audio only. Ron Paul discusses the storm and thanks everyone for the warm wishes that have been expressed over the last several days.

Blowback: Israel Threatens Syria Over Iran

US and allied interventionism in the Middle East has produced results in most cases the opposite from what was ostensibly promised. An Iraq government close to Iran, a Syria saved from a jihadist takeover by Russia and Iran, and so on. Israel was firmly aboard

Senate Declares War On Wikileaks – With Philip Giraldi

The US Senate’s Intelligence Authorization bill contains language that declares Wikileaks to be a “hostile non-state intelligence service.” If passed, it would put that publisher of important whistleblower revelations in the US government’s crosshairs. What might they do? Former CIA officer Phil Giraldi joins us

Pentagon Attacks Extremists At Home…But Finances Them Overseas

The Pentagon took the unprecedented step of denouncing neo-Nazi extremists involved in the protests at Charlottesville. But what about Washington’s support for neo-Nazis in Ukraine? Or for radical jihadists in Syria? Saudi Arabia? Afghanistan in the 1970s?

Trump’s ‘New’ Afghan Strategy: Protect The Empire!

Get your tickets for our big September conference here: RonPaulInstitute.org/conference Did you watch President Trump’s big Afghanistan speech last night? We did. And we’ll break it down in today’s program. Why did he flip-flop on pulling out of the longest war? Are his conclusions sound?

Myth-Busters: Shaky Markets Looking To Fall?

It’s been almost a decade since the last Federal Reserve financial crisis. They thought that unprecedented money printing (by the trillions) would fix things. It only made things much worse, promising an even bigger financial crisis to come. Ron Paul keeps the focus on the

The Truth About Yemen – With Vanessa Beeley

More than two years after a Saudi-led coalition began attacking Yemen, the country is a wasteland. Thousands of airstrikes, scores of children killed, epidemics, misery. Who’s really responsible and what can be done?

Is Hate Speech Free Speech?

How to solve the issue of free speech and hate speech? Some use violence to silence speech they do not like. Others use intimidation or shouting down. Many Republicans and Democrats takes sides based on political preference rather than principle. What’s the libertarian view on

Attack Venezuela? Trump Can’t be Serious!

There is something unsettling about how President Trump has surrounded himself with generals. From his defense secretary to his national security advisor to his White House chief of staff, Trump looks to senior military officers to fill key positions that have been customarily filled by

War Drums Beating For Venezuela?

Late last week President Trump threatened US military action against Venezuela because “people are dying” there. CIA director Mike Pompeo amplified Trump’s statement by claiming that Venezuela is a threat to the US because the Cubans, Russians, Iranians, and Hezbollah are all there. Why are

Myth-Busters: Debt Ceiling For Deadbeats

See those people over there? They’ve racked up $20 Trillion in debt. You should really loan them your hard-earned money. Their debt is considered “the world’s safest financial asset.” Sound like a good deal? Ron Paul on the world’s biggest deadbeat, today on Myth-Busters!

Fire And Fury…And Profits! Korea Crisis Great For The War Industry

Yesterday’s nuclear brinkmanship between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un may have terrified much of the rest of the world, but the military industrial complex rubs its hands with glee. Profits are way up since the first Korean long-range missile test in July.