There Has Been A Coup In Brazil — Paul Craig Roberts

There Has Been A Coup In Brazil Paul Craig Roberts In Brazil the country’s largest newspaper has published a transcript of a secret recording leaked to the newspaper. The words recorded are the plot by the rich Brazilian elite, involving both the US-corrupted Brazilian military and Supreme Court, to remove the democratically elected president of Brazil under false charges in…

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As Our Past Wars Are Glorified This Memorial Day Weekend, Give Some Thought To Our Prospects Against The Russians And Chinese In World War III

As Our Past Wars Are Glorified This Memorial Day Weekend, Give Some Thought To Our Prospects Against The Russians And Chinese In World War III Paul Craig Roberts The Saker reports that Russia is preparing for World War III, not because Russia intends to initiate aggression but because Russia is alarmed by the hubris and arrogance of the West, by…

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9/11 Disinformation: Saudi Arabia Attacked America — Paul Craig Roberts

9/11 Disinformation: Saudi Arabia Attacked America Paul Craig Roberts The forever changing 9/11 story is entering a new phase. Blame is being transferred from Osama bin Laden to the Saudi Arabian government. There are 28 pages classified secret of a congressional inquiry into 9/11 that allegedly found Saudi financial support for the alleged 9/11 hijackers. Neither the George W. Bush…

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We Have Entered The Looting Stage Of Capitalism — Paul Craig Roberts

We Have Entered The Looting Stage Of Capitalism Germany’s Assault On The IMF Paul Craig Roberts Having successfully used the EU to conquer the Greek people by turning the Greek “leftwing” government into a pawn of Germany’s banks, Germany now finds the IMF in the way of its plan to loot Greece into oblivion . The IMF’s rules prevent the…

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Will Russia Succumb To Washington’s Economic Attack? — Paul Craig Roberts

Will Russia Succumb To Washington’s Economic Attack? Paul Craig Roberts Yesterday State Department deputy propaganda spokesperson Mark Toner reminded US companies that there are economic and reputational risks associated with doing business with Russia until Russia gives Crimea back to Washington’s puppet government in Kiev. http://sputniknews.com/politics/20160524/1040134996/russia-us-business-sanctions.html I see the matter differently from the US State Department. The only risk American…

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Will The November US Presidential Election Bring The End Of The World? — Paul Craig Roberts

Will The November US Presidential Election Bring The End Of The World? Paul Craig Roberts “We have been watching for nearly a month a steady buildup of American and NATO forces along Russia’s borders – on land, on sea and in the air. There has been nothing like this on Russia’s borders, such an amassing of hostile military force, since the German invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941.” So concludes America’s…

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Americans: A Conquered People: The New Serfs — Paul Craig Roberts

Americans: A Conquered People: The New Serfs Paul Craig Roberts As readers know, I have seen some optimism in voters support for Trump and Sanders as neither are members of the corrupt Republican and Democratic political establishments. Members of both political establishments enrich themselves by betraying the American people and serving only the interest of the One Percent. The American…

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Can Russia Survive Washington’s Attack? — Paul Craig Roberts

Can Russia Survive Washington’s Attack? Paul Craig Roberts It is not only American generals who are irresponsible and declare on the basis of no evidence whatsoever that “Russia is an existential threat to the United States” and also to the Baltic states, Poland, Georgia, Ukraine, and all of Europe. British generals also participate in the warmongering.  UK retired general and…

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Kill TTIP Now — Paul Craig Roberts

Kill TTIP Now Paul Craig Roberts In his May 9, 2016, speech to European medical professionals, Michael Hudson points out that the result of TTIP for Europe will be the privatization of health care systems with the associated much higher costs. Hudson’s accurate description of TTIP shows that politically powerful corporations have gained the power in Western “democracies” to sacrifice…

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Zionist Israel Hides Its Crimes Behind Its Smears of Truth-Tellers

Zionist Israel Hides Its Crimes Behind Its Smears of Truth-Tellers Paul Craig Roberts Several years ago two very distinguished American scholars wrote a book, The Israel Lobby. The book made a very understated case that the Israel Lobby has far more power over the US government and media than is good for America or Israel, as it silences constructive critics…

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When They Killed JFK They Killed America — Paul Craig Roberts

When They Killed JFK They Killed America Paul Craig Roberts In the JFK administration I was a White House Fellow. In those days it was a much larger program than the small insider program it later became. President Kennedy’s intention was to involve many young Americans in government in order to keep idealism alive as a counter to the material…

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A Dire Future — Paul Craig Roberts

A Dire Future Paul Craig Roberts Do you remember all the hopes Americans had for Obama when we elected him to his first term? Painful memories. He betrayed the voters on every one of his promises. There was no change, except for the worst as Obama went on to become one of the most vicious war criminals in world history.…

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Somnolent Europe, Russia, and China — Paul Craig Roberts

Somnolent Europe, Russia, and China Can the world wake up? Paul Craig Roberts On September 19, 2000, going on 16 years ago, Ambrose Evans-Pritchard of the London Telegraph reported: “Declassified American government documents show that the US intelligence community ran a campaign in the Fifties and Sixties to build momentum for a united Europe. It funded and directed the European…

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TTIP—American Economic Imperialism Paul Craig Roberts

TTIP—American Economic Imperialism Paul Craig Roberts Greenpeace has done that part of the world whose representatives are so corrupt or so stupid as to sign on to the Trans-Pacific and Trans-Atlantic “partnerships” a great service. Greenpeace secured and leaked the secret TTIP documents that Washington and global corporations are pushing on Europe. The official documents prove that my description of…

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Washington Brings Regime Change To Venezuela — Paul Craig Roberts

Washington Brings Regime Change To Venezuela Paul Craig Roberts According to President Obama, the world’s only superpower, the unipower, the exceptional country is threatened by small Venezuela in South America ! In an executive order last year, renewed this year, President Obama declared Venezuela to be an “unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the…

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From The Archive: MH-17 — Paul Craig Roberts

From The Archive: MH-17 Paul Craig Roberts Not long ago I wrote that every American institution, public and private, is corrupt. And every week Robert Parry’s reports prove the truth of my statement. In his latest, http://www.globalresearch.ca/from-brady-to-mh-17-power-defines-reality/5522142 , Parry says that “Power – far more than fact – determines what is defined as true in America, a nation that has…

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Letter from Oxford

Letter from Oxford Paul Craig Roberts The letter below came to me from Oxford University where I was a post-graduate. I do not think it conceivable that the letter was actually written by Oriel College, or any authority at Oxford. This letter was written in exasperation by someone who feels that the civilized world has collapsed around him. This is…

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World War III Has Begun — Paul Craig Roberts

World War III Has Begun Paul Craig Roberts The Third World War is currently being fought. How long before it moves into its hot stage? Washington is currently conducting economic and propaganda warfare against four members of the five bloc group of countries known as BRICS—Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa. Brazil and South Africa are being destabilized with…

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Washington Launches Its Attack Against BRICS — Paul Craig Roberts

Washington Launches Its Attack Against BRICS Paul Craig Roberts Having removed the reformist President of Argentina, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, Washington is now disposing of the reformist President of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff. Washington used a federal judge to order Argentina to sacrifice its debt restructuring program in order to pay US vulture funds the full value of defaulted Argentine bonds…

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Why Is the Progressive Left Helping the Elite Elect Hillary? — Paul Craig Roberts

Why Is the Progressive Left Helping the Elite Elect Hillary? Paul Craig Roberts Have you noticed that it is not only the presstitute media and the two establishment political parties that are beating up on Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump but also the progressive left? Sometimes the messages overlap so much that the progressive left sounds like the One Percent.…

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US Assaults British Sovereignty — Paul Craig Roberts

US Assaults British Sovereignty Paul Craig Roberts The Washington elite believe that the British people should serve Washington’s interest and not their own. To this end, President Obama has been sent to London to emphasize that the UK must remain in the EU. Does this make you wonder why it is important to Washington for the British people to surrender…

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How The American Neoconservatives Destroyed Mankind’s Hopes For Peace — Paul Craig Roberts

How The American Neoconservatives Destroyed Mankind’s Hopes For Peace Paul Craig Roberts When Ronald Reagan turned his back on the neoconservatives, fired them, and had some of them prosecuted, his administration was free of their evil influence, and President Reagan negotiated the end of the Cold War with Soviet President Gorbachev. The military/security complex, the CIA, and the neocons were…

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Syrian Elections Prove Again That Washington And Its Presstitutes Lie Through Their Teeth — Paul Craig Roberts

Syrian Elections Prove Again That Washington And Its Presstitutes Lie Through Their Teeth Paul Craig Roberts Today (April 14) Syria held parliamentary elections at 7,000 polling stations, keeping the voting open an extra five hours to accommodate the massive turnout. All were allowed to vote, even displaced Syrians from the two provinces still terrorized by Washington and Israeli backed ISIS.…

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President Killary — Paul Craig Roberts

President Killary Would The World Survive President Hillary? Paul Craig Roberts This is an English translation of an article that I wrote for the German magazine, Compact. I was encouraged by the high level of intelligent discourse that Compact brings to its readers. If only the US had more people capable of reaching beyond entertainment to comprehending the forces that…

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If Americans elect Hillary president, the One Percent’s control will be complete — Paul Craig Roberts

If Americans elect Hillary president, the One Percent’s control will be complete Paul Craig Roberts Richard C. Cook thinks that Bernie Sanders could become the next president: http://www.globalresearch.ca/presidential-campaign-clintons-may-not-win-the-prize-bernie-sanders-could-become-the-next-president/5519809 But could Sanders make any difference? Obama’s regime was totally different than his campaign messages, just as George W. Bush’s regime was different from his campaign messages. The neoconservatives created the specter…

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Washington Continues To Destroy Latin American Reformers — Paul Craig Roberts

Washington Continues To Destroy Latin American Reformers Paul Craig Roberts Currently, Washington is conducting operations against Latin American presidents who tried to represent their own peoples instead of American business interests and Washington’s foreign policy. Washington is trying to unseat and indict President Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela, President Evo Morales in Bolivia, President Rafael Correa in Ecuador, and President Dilma…

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Trans-Atlantic & Trans-Pacific “Partnerships” Complete Corporate World Takeover — Paul Craig Roberts

Trans-Atlantic & Trans-Pacific “Partnerships” Complete Corporate World Takeover Paul Craig Roberts As I have emphasized since these “partnerships” were first announced, their purpose is to give corporations immunity from the laws in the countries in which they do business. The principle mechanism of this immunity is the granting of the right to corporations to sue governments and agencies of governments…

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Where are Marx and Lenin when we need them? — Paul Craig Roberts

Where are Marx and Lenin when we need them? Paul Craig Roberts Marx and Lenin were ahead of their time. Marx wrote before offshoring of jobs and the financialization of the economy. Lenin presided over a communist revolution that jumped the gun by taking place in a country in which feudal elements still predominated over capitalism. In 21st century America…

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Jobs Report Blues — Paul Craig Roberts

Jobs Report Blues Paul Craig Roberts On Friday the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that there were 215,000 new jobs in March. John Williams of ShadowStats.com reports that these “new jobs” result from the the Birth-Death model that “artificially inflates headline month-to-month payroll gains with add-factors that currently average well in excess of 200,000 jobs per month.” In other words,…

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For Israel’s Sake The Israel Lobby Must Be Held To Account — Paul Craig Roberts

For Israel’s Sake The Israel Lobby Must Be Held To Account Paul Craig Roberts It was ten years ago that the London Review of Books published an article on the Israel Lobby by John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. Walt, distinguished scholars at two of America’s top universities. The following year the publisher, Farrar, Straus and Giroux found the courage…

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How They Brainwash Us — Paul Craig Roberts

How They Brainwash Us Paul Craig Roberts Anyone who pays attention to American “news” can see how “news” is used to control our perceptions in order to ensure public acceptance of the Oligarchy’s agendas. For example, Bernie Sanders just won six of seven primaries, in some cases by as much as 70 and 82 percent of the vote, but Sanders’…

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The Case of Ivan Teleguz

The Case of Ivan Teleguz UPDATE: Faced with the Governor of Virginia’s apparent indifference to the execution of apparently an innocent person, the federal 4th Appeals Court has issued an order of stay of execution. Hapless Americans have little idea how broken the criminal justice system is in America. “Freedom and Democracy” America not only has the largest percentage of…

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Update on the Boston Marathon Bomb Case — Paul Craig Roberts

Update on the Boston Marathon Bomb Case Paul Craig Roberts Movies are used to set official stories in stone, and a movie is going to be made about the heroic capture of a badly wounded 19 year old kid, not old enough to buy a beer, who, despite being shot up and severely wounded, is alleged to have written a…

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Does The United States Still Exist? — Paul Craig Roberts

Does The United States Still Exist? An address delivered to the Libertarian Party of Florida on March 23, 2016 in Destin, Florida Paul Craig Roberts To answer the question that is the title, we have to know of what the US consists. Is it an ethnic group, a collection of buildings and resources, a land mass with boundaries, or is…

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Is the Latest “ISIS Attack” Another False Flag? — Paul Craig Roberts

Is the Latest “ISIS Attack” Another False Flag? Paul Craig Roberts I have not looked into the latest attack blamed on ISIS, this time in Belgium, and I am not going to investigate it. The explanation was set in stone by the initial reporting, and any skepticism that is expressed is disregarded as conspiracy theory. I have seen reports that…

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American Crime Family Advances On The White House — Paul Craig Roberts

American Crime Family Advances On The White House Paul Craig Roberts Has any American previously been able to run for the presidential nomination while being under investigation by the FBI for security violations? That Hillary Clinton so easily escapes accountability indicates the immunity of those who serve the deep state. And serve the deep state the Clintons certaintly do as…

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The Real Likelihood of a Nuclear War — Paul Craig Roberts

Sputnik News.com interview with PCR The Real Likelihood of a Nuclear War BRAVE NEW WORLD John Harrison, Host Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, who served as an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy in the Reagan administration, shares his view that there is a real likelihood of a nuclear war breaking out. Below are the main points covered in…

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Democracy Struggles To Recover From Betrayal

Democracy Struggles To Recover From Betrayal Paul Craig Roberts First announcements. Then content. In responses to my questions about the usefulness of the newsletter service that informs you of new postings to the website, a number of you confused the “newsletter” with the website and urged me to continue to write. The question is not whether or not I continue…

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Russia’s Military Aims Achieved, Putin Switches to Diplomacy — Paul Craig Roberts

Russia’s Military Aims Achieved, Putin Switches to Diplomacy Paul Craig Roberts American presstitutes, such as the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, expressed surprise at Russia’s support for the Syrian ceasefire, which Russia has been seeking, by Putin’s halt to attacks on the Islamic State and a partial withdrawal of Russian forces. The American presstitutes are captives of…

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Politicizing Sports — Paul Craig Roberts

Dear Readers—Many thanks for your support. Perhaps some of you who use the site but have not donated will add your support. Politicizing Sports Paul Craig Roberts One of the world’s best female tennis players, Maria Sharapova, has been suspended, because a medicine she has been taking legally under a doctor’s prescription for ten years was suddenly retroactively declared to…

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If You Value Truth, Support This Website — Paul Craig Roberts

If You Value Truth, Support This Website Paul Craig Roberts Dear Friends, This is my quarterly call for donations. This is your site and will be as long as you support it. Truth is the enemy of the state, and always has been. But today the Western populations live in a world of total lies. Try to think of anything…

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The Financial System Is A Larger Threat Than Terrorism — Paul Craig Roberts

The Financial System Is A Larger Threat Than Terrorism Paul Craig Roberts In the 21st century Americans have been distracted by the hyper-expensive “war on terror.” Trillions of dollars have been added to the taxpayers’ burden and many billions of dollars in profits to the military/security complex in order to combat insignificant foreign “threats,” such as the Taliban, that remain…

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Murder Is Washington’s Foreign Policy — Paul Craig Roberts

Murder Is Washington’s Foreign Policy Paul Craig Roberts Washington has a long history of massacring people, for example, the destruction of the Plains Indians by the Union war criminals Sherman and Sheridan and the atomic bombs dropped on Japanese civilian populations, but Washington has progressed from periodic massacres to fulltime massacring. From the Clinton regime forward, massacre of civilians has…

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Sandy Hook Puzzles

NOTE: A reader brought to my attention this FBI site, which reports no murders in Newtown, Connecticut in 2012. The FBI is reported to have been on the Sandy Hook case and surely is aware of the reported murders. https://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/ucr/crime-in-the-u.s/2012/crime-in-the-u.s.-2012/tables/8tabledatadecpdf/table-8-state-cuts/table_8_offenses_known_to_law_enforcement_by_connecticut_by_city_2012.xls According to Snopes, the “record keeping anomaly” stems from the murders being included in Connecticut state police records under statewide…

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Guest Contributions — Paul Craig Roberts

Guest Contributions Dear Readers: The purpose of guest contributions is to offer you different views on events from those presented to you by presstitutes and governments pursuing secret agendas. For example, when I post speeches by Vladimir Putin, I am letting the Russian President speak for himself in place of being spoken for by presstitutes determined to demonize him. I…

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Only In America: An Indiscreet Selfie Can Put A Kid In Prison — Paul Craig Roberts

Only In America: An Indiscreet Selfie Can Put A Kid In Prison Paul Craig Roberts Did you know that if you are an American under 18 years old and you use your cell phone to send a nude “selfie” of yourself to a friend, you can be convicted of manufacturing and distributing “child pornography” and sent to prison? In case…

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Do Americans Live In A False Reality Created By Orchestrated Events? — Paul Craig Roberts

Do Americans Live In A False Reality Created By Orchestrated Events? Paul Craig Roberts Most people who are aware and capable of thought have given up on what is called the “mainstream media.” The presstitutes have destroyed their credibility by helping Washington to lie—“Saddam Hussein’s weapons of mass destruction,” “Iranian nukes,” “Assad’s use of chemical weapons,” “Russian invasion of Ukraine,”…

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The Public Is Being Looted By Privatization And Deregulation — Paul Craig Roberts

The Public Is Being Looted By Privatization And Deregulation Paul Craig Roberts The privatization movement and the deregulation movement have turned out to be failures. Privatization in Britain under the Thatcher government had its origin in the belief that the absence of incentivized managers and shareholders with a stake in the bottom line resulted in nationalized companies operating inefficiently, with…

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The Evil Empire Has The World In A Death Grip — Paul Craig Roberts

The Evil Empire Has The World In A Death Grip Paul Craig Roberts In my archives there is a column or two that introduces the reader to John Perkins’ important book, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man. An EHM is an operative who sells the leadership of a developing country on an economic plan or massive development project. The Hit…

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Presstitutes At Work — Paul Craig Roberts

Presstitutes At Work Paul Craig Roberts This morning I was stuck in front of a Fox “News” broadcast for a short period and then with a NPR news program. It was enough to convince me that Nazi propaganda during Hitler’s Third Reich was very mild compared to the constant stream of dangerous lies that are pumped out constantly by the…

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