The Oceans Are Dying — Paul Craig Roberts

We Are Losing The Oceans Paul Craig Roberts I am an admirer of Dahr Jamail’s reporting. In this article, Oceans In Crisis, Jamail tells us that we are losing the oceans. http://truth-out.org/news/item/29930-oceans-in-crisis-one-woman-will-cross-the-pacific-to-raise-awareness He reports on the human destruction of the oceans. It is a real destruction with far-reaching consequences. That fact is indisputable. From my perspective the human destruction of…

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A Middle East Holocaust — Paul Craig Roberts

A Middle East Holocaust — Paul Craig Roberts Dear Friends: We have had a satisfactory response to our request for your support. As long as you support this site, I will as well. Without your support the website would not exist. Foundations and corporations do not support truth-tellers. American foundations underwrite war and US imperialism. Foundations support subversion of countries…

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The Social Costs Of Capitalism Are Destroying Earth’s Ability To Support Life — Paul Craig Roberts

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Manufacturing Dissent — Paul Craig Roberts

This is your site. It needs your support. Manufacturing Dissent Paul Craig Roberts Professor Michel Chossudovsky is the author of many important books. His latest is The Globalization of War: America’s Long War Against Humanity. Chossudovsky shows that Washington has globalized war while the US president is presented as a global peace-maker, complete with the Nobel Peace Prize. Washington has…

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Lithuanians Under Police State Attack: and the world under Washington’s attack — Paul Craig Roberts

I need to hear from you. Please support your site Lithuanians Under Police State Attack and the world under Washington’s attack Paul Craig Roberts According to news reports https://ltnacionalistas.wordpress.com/angliskai/lithuanian-government-intensifies-persecutions-against-anti-imperialist-activists/ and to this appeal by Kristoferis Voishka https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6MDj2uvyLk the pro-American government installed in Lithuania is persecuting Lithuanians who dissent from the anti-Russian propaganda that is driving Washington’s NATO puppets to war…

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How The US Government and US military Became Murder, Inc. — Paul Craig Roberts

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Does Washington Intend War With Russia–PCR Interviewed by The Saker

Quarterly Call For Donations: This Is Your Site. Support it. The Saker interviews Paul Craig Roberts I had been wanting to interview Paul Craig Roberts for a long time already. For many years I have been following his writings and interviews and every time I read what he had to say I was hoping that one day I would have…

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Russia Under Attack — Paul Craig Roberts

Dear Friends, This is my quarterly call for your support. This website has achieved some stability because a number of readers contribute monthly. However, as our readership expands, the percentage of readers who support the site has declined. This is known in economics as the “free rider” problem. “Free riders” are people who partake of the benefits but do not…

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Cracks In Washington’s Empire — Paul Craig Roberts

Cracks In Washington’s Empire Paul Craig Roberts Washington’s EU vassals might be finding their backbone. Britain, Germany, France, and Italy are reported to have defied Washington’s orders and applied to join the Chinese-led Asian Investment Bank. Australia, Japan, South Korea, Switzerland and Luxembourg might also join. Washington uses its development banks such as the Asian Development Bank, the World Bank,…

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Truth Is Our Country — Paul Craig Roberts

Press Club Of Mexico Awards PCR International Medal For Journalism Excellence Last week in Mexico at the annual awards conference of the Club De Periodistas De Mexico I was given the International Award For Excellence In Journalism. In my speech I emphasized that Truth is the country of real journalists. Unlike presstitutes, the loyalty of real journalists is to Truth,…

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CNN Is Beating the Drums of War — Paul Craig Roberts

CNN Is Beating the Drums of War Paul Craig Roberts President George W. Bush’s national security advisor, Condi Rice, warned Americans that Saddam Hussein’s (nonexistent) weapons of mass destruction could result in a mushroom cloud going up over an American city. No such threat existed. But today a very real threat exists over all American cities, and the national security…

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Breedlove’s Bellicosity: Berlin Alarmed by Aggressive NATO Stance on Ukraine

Gen. Breedlove or Dr. Strangelove? General Breedlove is the real life counterpart to General Jack D. Ripper in the 1964 film, Dr. Strangelove.  He can’t wait to start a nuclear war. Americans should be scared to death that a crazed warmonger such as General Breedlove is the commander of NATO and is trying to defeat Europe’s efforts to resolve peacefully…

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Another Dubious Jobs Report Paul Craig Roberts

Another Dubious Jobs Report Paul Craig Roberts According to the payroll jobs report today (March 6) the economy created 295,000 new jobs in February, dropping the rate of unemployment to 5.5%. However, the BLS also reported that the labor force participation rate fell and the number of people not in the labor force rose by 354,000. In other words, the…

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Crazed Washington Drives the World to the Final War

Crazed Washington Drives the World to the Final War Paul Craig Roberts John Pilger is the kind of well-informed, hard-hitting journalist with gobs of integrity that no longer exists in the Western mainstream media. He has the most distinguished career of all in the business. In the article below he brings stunning information to one of my own themes–the creation…

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Putin Predicted Washington Would Employ Assassination Tactic Against Russia — Paul Craig Roberts

Putin Predicted Washington Would Employ Assassination Tactic Against Russia Paul Craig Roberts The Saker provides a one minute video with translation of Putin explaining two years ago the Russian government’s concern that an overseas entity would use a false flag assassination within Russia in order to create an “involuntary martyr” that the Western media would use to demonize Russia. http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article41124.htm…

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The Neoconservative Threat To World Order — Paul Craig Roberts

The Neoconservative Threat To International Relations Paul Craig Roberts For the illustrated version go here: http://kingworldnews.com/paul-craig-roberts-trust-now-shattered-russia-u-s-world-annihilation-threatened/ This week I was invited to address an important conference of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. Scholars from Russia and from around the world, Russian government officials, and the Russian people seek an answer as to why Washington destroyed during the past…

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Washington Has Destroyed Trust Between Nuclear Powers, Thus Raising The Specter Of War — Paul Craig Roberts

Washington Has Destroyed Trust Between Nuclear Powers, Thus Raising The Specter Of War Paul Craig Roberts February 25, 2015 Ambassador Jack Matlock made an important speech at the National Press Club on February 11. Matlock served as US ambassador to the Soviet Union during 1987-91. In his speech he describes how President Reagan won the trust of the Soviet leadership…

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Washington Has Resurrected The Threat Of Nuclear War — Paul Craig Roberts

Washington Has Resurrected The Threat Of Nuclear War Paul Craig Roberts Foreign Affairs is the publication of the elitist Council on Foreign Relations, a collection of former and current government officials, academics, and corporate and financial executives who regard themselves as the custodian and formulator of US foreign policy. The publication of the council carries the heavy weight of authority.…

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Whatever Became of Economists and the American economy–Paul Craig Roberts

Whatever Became of Economists and the American economy Paul Craig Roberts According to the official economic fairy tale, the US economy has been in recovery since June 2009. This fairy tale supports America’s image as the safe haven, an image that keeps the dollar up, the stock market up, and interest rates down. It is an image that causes the…

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Guest Column by Kevin Ryan — Science Died On 9/11

Guest Column by Kevin Ryan — Science Died On 9/11 Money Murdered Science Paul Craig Roberts Kevin Ryan, a science/engineering employee of the firm that certified the steel used in the construction of the World Trade Center skyscrapers, realized that the official explanation of the destruction of the three skyscrapers was false. Steel does not, and cannot, behave in the…

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Update of Minsk Peace Deal — Paul Craig Roberts

Update of Minsk Peace Deal Paul Craig Roberts In my last column I provided reasons for believing that the deal will fail. I saw a larger downside for Russia and the Donetsk and Luhansk republics because Putin and the break-away provinces will be blamed. English is the world language, and this enables Washington and its presstitutes to control the explanation.…

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The Minsk Peace Deal: Farce Or Sellout? — Paul Craig Roberts

The Minsk Peace Deal: Farce Or Sellout? Paul Craig Roberts Judging by the report on RT http://rt.com/news/231667-minsk-ceasefire-deal-breakup/ I conclude that the Ukraine peace deal worked out in Minsk by Putin, Merkel, Hollande, and Poroshenko has little chance of success. As Washington is not a partner to the Minsk peace deal, how can there be peace when Washington has made policy…

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Our House of Cards — Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler

Our House of Cards Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler As John Williams (shadowstats.com) has observed, the payroll jobs reports no longer make any logical or statistical sense. Ask yourself, do you believe that retailers responded to the very disappointing Christmas season by rushing out in January to hire 46,000 more retail clerks? Perhaps those 46,000 retail jobs is the…

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Is Peace or War at Hand? — Paul Craig Roberts

Is Peace or War at Hand? Paul Craig Roberts King World News illustrates this article with photos. If you enjoy visuals, go here: http://kingworldnews.com/paul-craig-roberts-world-now-cusp-total-war/ At this time we do not know the outcome of the meeting in Moscow between Merkel, Hollande, and Putin. The meeting with Putin was initiated by Merkel and Hollande, because they are disturbed by the aggressive…

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Truth? We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Truth — Paul Craig Roberts

Truth? We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Truth Paul Craig Roberts In the previous posting, The Grand Manipulation, I again wrote about the false reality that government manipulation of information and control over explanations creates for Americans and others who have subordinated themselves to Washington. Consider the “war on terror.” According to a Nobel economist and a Harvard University budget expert,…

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The Grand Manipulation — Paul Craig Roberts

The Grand Manipulation Paul Craig Roberts Gerald Celente, editor of the Trends Journal, a subscription-based publication for which I write, has permitted King World News to republish my most recent article from the Trends Journal. This makes the article available to you from a free site. In place of me writing yet another expose of the non-existent jobs reported today…

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The Cowardly and Despicable American Presstitutes

The Cowardly and Despicable American Presstitutes Paul Craig Roberts February 5, 2015. There is a brouhaha underway about an American journalist who told a story about being in a helicopter in a war zone. The helicopter was hit and had to land. Which war zone and when I don’t know. The US has created so many war zones that it…

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Greece Under Attack — Pray For Yanis Varoufakis

Pray For Yanis Varoufakis Greece’s new Finance Minister is a highly intelligent person. His likes are not to be found in any Western government. As he stands in the way of those who are determined to complete their looting of Greece, the Western looters are out to get him. The BBC, as the interview in the link below demonstrates, was…

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The High Cost of Capitalism — Paul Craig Roberts

The Destructive Component in Capitalism’s ‘Creative Destruction’ Is Very High Paul Craig Roberts In my book, The Failure of Laissez Faire Capitalism http://www.amazon.com/The-Failure-Laissez-Faire-Capitalism/dp/0986036250/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1397093713&sr=8-2&keywords=how+america+was+lost&tag=paulcraigrobe-20 , I explain the concept of external or social costs. These are the costs associated with production that are not incurred by the producer but are inflicted on outside third parties, most often the environment, such as…

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Delusional America — Paul Craig Roberts

Delusional America Paul Craig Roberts Robert Parry is one of my favorite columnists. He is truthful, has a sense of justice, and delivers a firm punch. He used to be a “mainstream journalist,” like me, but we were too truthful for them. They kicked us out. I can’t say Parry has always been one of my favorite journalists. During the…

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The Police State Is Upon Us — Paul Craig Roberts

The Police State Is Upon Us Paul Craig Roberts Anyone paying attention knows that 9/11 has been used to create a police/warfare state. Years ago NSA official William Binney warned Americans about the universal spying by the National Security Agency, to little effect. Recently Edward Snowden proved the all-inclusive NSA spying by releasing spy documents, enough of which have been…

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The Spartan Resurrection in Greece — Paul Craig Roberts

King World News’ Picture Version of this Column Is Available Here: http://kingworldnews.com/paul-craig-roberts-new-greek-government-rebellious-spartan-300-resurrected/ The Spartan Resurrection in Greece Paul Craig Roberts Having just written that Greece needs Spartans in order to prevail over its creditors and the EU, the new Greek government is showing signs of being Spartans. Listen to these words from Greece’s new Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras: “We should…

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Is Democracy Dead In The West? — Paul Craig Roberts

For dramatic photo illustration of this article, go to: http://kingworldnews.com/paul-craig-roberts-eu-banksters-threaten-defy-us-will-destroy/ Is Democracy Dead In The West? Paul Craig Roberts We will find out the answer to the question posed in the title in the outcome of the contest between the new Greek government, formed by the political party Syriza, and the ECB and the private banks, with whose interests the…

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Russia In The Cross Hairs — Paul Craig Roberts

Russia In The Cross Hairs Paul Craig Roberts Washington’s attack on Russia has moved beyond the boundary of the absurd into the realm of insanity. The New Chief of the US Broadcasting Board of Governors, Andrew Lack, has declared the Russian news service, RT, which broadcasts in multiple languages, to be a terrorist organization equivalent to Boko Haram and the…

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It Is Time For Iran To Tell The West ‘Goodbye’ — Paul Craig Roberts

It Is Time For Iran To Tell The West ‘Goodbye’ Paul Craig Roberts From all appearances, the Obama regime’s negotiations with Iran, overseen by Russia, were on the verge of ending the contrived nuclear issue. An end to the confrontation is unacceptable to the Zionist Israeli government and to their neocon agents in America. The Republicans, a political party owned…

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Freedom, Where Are You? Not in America or Europe — PCR

Freedom, Where Are You? Not in America or Europe Paul Craig Roberts When the former Goldman Sachs executive who runs the European Central Bank (ECB) announced that he was going to print 720 billion euros annually with which to purchase bad debts from the politically connected big banks, the euro sank and the stock market and Swiss franc shot up.…

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Charlie Hebdo, A Free Press, And Social Security — Paul Craig Roberts

Charlie Hebdo, A Free Press, And Social Security Paul Craig Roberts Puzzled by the title? It will all come clear. Europeans have written to me with more information that raises questions about the Charlie Hebdo affair. Some point out the strange emptiness of the street on which the professional killers depart. Others point out the film has hallmarks of orchestration…

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Law Has Been Murdered — Paul Craig Roberts

Law Has Been Murdered Paul Craig Roberts Barrett Brown, Kathy Kelly, and Bonny Mahoney are the kind of people who are imprisoned in America. It is not the perjurers and liars, the torturers, war criminals and mass murderers. It is the good people who peacefully protest the crimes of those who control the US government and its policies. Since around…

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Martin Luther King: An American Hero — Paul Craig Roberts

Martin Luther King: An American Hero Where is his replacement? Paul Craig Roberts Today (January 19) is Martin Luther King Day, a national holiday. King was an American civil rights leader who was assassinated 47 years ago on April 4, 1968, at the age of 39. James Earl Ray was blamed for the murder. Initially, Ray admitted the murder, apparently…

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Charlie Hebdo: Report from Europe

Charlie Hebdo: Report from Europe Paul Craig Roberts Note: The first video has the most visual information. Here is a video of the execution of Amedy Coulibaly. It is a German website with the actual live French video of the police assault on the deli. There are three videos. The first one repeatedly shows Coulibaly with tied hands containing no…

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Charlie Hebdo Update — Paul Craig Roberts

Charlie Hebdo Update Paul Craig Roberts Readers, with the exception of neoconservative William Kristol, appreciated the questions I raised about the Charlie Hebdo affair. http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2015/01/13/charlie-hebdo-paul-craig-roberts/ Europeans sent me videos and news reports from Europe. One video compares the car in which the killers escaped with the car in which the ID of one of the accused brothers was allegedly found…

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Ruin Is Our Future — Paul Craig Roberts

Ruin Is Our Future Paul Craig Roberts Neoconservatives arrayed in their Washington offices are congratulating themselves on their success in using the Charlie Hebdo affair to reunite Europe with Washington’s foreign policy. No more French votes with the Palestinians against the Washington-Israeli position. No more growing European sympathy with the Palestinians. No more growing European opposition to launching new wars…

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Charlie Hebdo — Paul Craig Roberts

Charlie Hebdo Paul Craig Roberts The Charlie Hebdo affair has many of the characteristics of a false flag operation. The attack on the cartoonists’ office was a disciplined professional attack of the kind associated with highly trained special forces; yet the suspects who were later corralled and killed seemed bumbling and unprofessional. It is like two different sets of people.…

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The Police Threat Is Too High

The Police Threat Is Too High Paul Craig Roberts The hypocrisy of American police is beginning to bother even law and order conservatives. The New York Police Department is rivaling the black community in Ferguson in keeping alive the murders of their community members. We are constantly reminded of how dangerous it is to be a police officer. A total…

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The December 2014 Payroll Jobs Report — Paul Craig Roberts

The December 2014 Payroll Jobs Report Paul Craig Roberts January 9. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that a quarter of a million new jobs were created in December. The reported new jobs are concentrated in construction (48,000), professional and business services (52,000), health care and social assistance (43,700), and waitresses and bartenders (43,600) . The construction jobs are in…

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Charlie Hebdo and Tsarnaev’s Trial: Cui bono?

Charlie Hebdo and Tsarnaev’s Trial: Cui bono? Paul Craig Roberts UPDATE: Well known writers Thierry Meyssan and Kevin Barrett see the “terrorist” attach on Charlie Hebdo as a false flag attack. See http://www.voltairenet.org/article186441.html and http://presstv.com/Detail/2015/01/10/392426/Planted-ID-card-exposes-Paris-false-flag Update: According to news reports, one of the accused in the attack on Charlie Hebdo when hearing that he was being sought for the crime…

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The Outlook for the New Year — Paul Craig Roberts

The Outlook for the New Year Dear Readers: The conflict that Washington has initiated between the West and Russia/China is reckless and irresponsible. Nuclear war could be the outcome. Indeed, Washington has been preparing for nuclear war since the George W. Bush regime. Washington has revised US war doctrine in order to initiate conflict with a first strike nuclear attack.…

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Magic Growth Numbers — Paul Craig Roberts

Magic Growth Numbers From The Government Paul Craig Roberts Everyone wants good news, so the government makes it up. The latest fiction is that US real GDP grew 4.6% in the second quarter and 5% in the third. Where did this growth come from? Not from rising real consumer incomes. Not from rising consumer credit. Not from rising real retail…

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Christmas Column

Christmas Column, December 24, 2014 Dear Readers, thank you for your support in 2014. Although you have kept me working yet another year past retirement age, I find it encouraging that there are some Americans who can think independently and who want to know. As Margaret Mead said, it only takes a few determined people to change the world. Perhaps…

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The Lawless Manipulation of Bullion Markets by Public Authorities — Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler

The Lawless Manipulation of Bullion Markets by Public Authorities Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler Note: In this article the times given are Eastern Standard Time. The software that generated the graph uses Mountain Standard Time. Therefore, read the x-axis two hours later than the axis indicates. The Federal Reserve and its bullion bank agents are actively using uncovered futures…

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