Washington Is Destroying American Power

Washington Is Destroying American Power Paul Craig Roberts Readers at home and around the world want to know what to make of the announcement that China henceforth will conduct oil purchases and sales in gold-backed Chinese currency. Is this an attack by Russia and China on the US dollar? Will the dollar weaken and collapse from being discarded as the…

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The Unraveling of American/Russian Relations — Paul Craig Roberts

Correction: I attributed this statement–“Russia will never again fight a war on its own territory”–made by Putin’s adviser Sergey Karaganov to Putin. Perhaps I confused it with Putin’s statement that “If a fight’s inevitable, you must strike first.” The Unraveling of American/Russian Relations Paul Craig Roberts Dear Readers: I agree that the official Las Vegas story seems to be unraveling.…

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Curtain Down On Las Vegas Shooting

Curtain Down On Las Vegas Shooting Paul Craig Roberts Dear Readers, I appreciate all of your supportive comments about my efforts to tell the real from the fake elements in the Las Vegas shooting information. As several of you noted, it could be a case where some people were shot from somewhere and fake elements were added to blow the…

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An American Trauma Surgeon Responds

An American Trauma Surgeon Responds: Dear Dr. Roberts: This note is in response to your invitation for medical professionals to comment on the LV shootings with respect to the authenticity of the publicly available videos and whether they prove or disprove that actual victims were injured or killed. I am a retired surgeon with experience in managing patients with massive…

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More Responses to the Military Surgeon’s Letter

More Responses to the Military Surgeon’s Letter The question before us is not whether people were shot or not, but if they were shot, why the crisis actors carrying pretend wounded into a hospital and why unrealistically quick recoveries from gunshot trauma? I have the names and email addresses of the respondants, but do not pubish their names as helpful…

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UPDATE: This from a UK trauma surgeon:

UPDATE: This from a UK trauma surgeon: I write in full agreement with my surgical colleague in Florida, Dr KS. A retired orthopaedic and trauma surgeon who served in our NHS. I have not dealt with high velocity gunshot wounds but I have studied the terrible injuries in Palestinians in Gaza caused by every type of modern weapon – there…

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The Mystery Deepens

The Mystery Deepens Paul Craig Roberts UPDATE: https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2017/10/10/update-uk-trauma-surgeon/ Forensic Acoustic Analysis Points to Existence of a Second Shooter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JxmEFeKy8aI This analysis seems to make sense. If it has been done correctly, it is evidence of a second Las Vegas shooter. It is evidence not only of two sets of gunshots but of bullets hitting the ground from two different distances.…

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Military Surgeon Says Videos of Las Vegas Gunshot Victims Are Fake

Military Surgeon Says Videos of Las Vegas Gunshot Victims Are Fake Paul Craig Roberts It looks like readers are not going to let me let go of the Las Vegas shooting. Some tell me that it is my fault for having alerted them in previous articles to anomalies in other shootings and terrorist events, so now they are more skeptical…

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through a glass darkly

And Now We Have This From Zero Hedge: “Now, providing further impetus to the speculation that Paddock was not alone, NBC News reports, citing senior law enforcement officials, that investigators are speculating that someone else may have been in the Las Vegas gunman’s hotel room when he was registered there. According to NBC, the investigators are ‘puzzled’ by two discoveries: First,…

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Deleted video restored to YouTube

A reader sent me the YouTube video under a different URL. It is the video removed from YouTube to which my article linked showing what seems to be crisis actors carrying people into a hospital. It seems someone put the video up again. Here is the address: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z_ySNz2Lpyo Don’t know if it will still be up by the time you…

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Hard Censorship Hits the Internet

Hard Censorship Hits the Internet US Media Credibility Collapses Paul Craig Roberts According to this report, YouTube has shut down all independent media coverage of the Las Vegas shooting in a desperate maneuver to protect the official narrative. https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-10-06-youtube-moves-to-shut-down-all-independent-media-coverage-of-las-vegas-shooting-desperate-maneuver-to-protect-the-official-narrative.html I cannot attest to the truth of this report. However, it has been brought to my attention that the video made…

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Las Vegas Final Comment

UPDATE: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2017/10/08/hard-censorship-hits-internet/ Las Vegas Final Comment Dear Readers, some of you keep pushing me for an explanation of the Las Vegas event. I have no contacts with people who might be involved in US covert operations. Some of you think that since I “was there with Reagan,” I know everything about what goes on in government. This is not the…

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Has The Israel Lobby Destroyed Americans’ First Amendment Rights?

Has The Israel Lobby Destroyed Americans’ First Amendment Rights? Paul Craig Roberts The Israel Lobby has shown its power over Americans’ perceptions and ability to exercise free speech via its influence in media, entertainment and ability to block university tenure appointments, such as those of Norman Finkelstein and Steven Salaita. Indeed, the power of the Israel Lobby is today so…

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas Dear Readers: to reiterate, I do not know what happened in Las Vegas and do not expect to be able to find out. I understand that this is a subject of interest to you, but I have no explanation for you. My own opinion is that, if it were a staged operation, authorities responsible will put out many…

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Las Vegas Shooting

Las Vegas Shooting Paul Craig Roberts Dear Readers, I appreciate the confidence that you show in me with your emails asking my opinion about the Las Vegas shooting. Many of you suspect that it is another false flag affair, and you ask me about its purpose. I don’t know if it was a false flag attack, and if so, by…

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Whose Bright Idea Was RussiaGate?

Whose Bright Idea Was RussiaGate? Paul Craig Roberts The answer to the question in the title of this article is that Russiagate was created by CIA director John Brennan.The CIA started what is called Russiagate in order to prevent Trump from being able to normalize relations with Russia. The CIA and the military/security complex need an enemy in order to…

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Are You Ready to Die?

This website stands against The Matrix. Support it or be absorbed in The Matrix. Are You Ready to Die? Paul Craig Roberts Glenn Greenwald of The Intercept exposes the fake news put out by the US Department of Homeland Security (an euphemistic name for a Big Brother operation that spies on US citizens) that Russia hacked 21 US state elections,…

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The Syrian Outcome Has Departed the Script

This is your website: Support it. The Syrian Outcome Has Departed the Script The CIA and presstitutes will re-write the history Paul Craig Roberts Stephen Lendman sums up the success of Russian and Syrian militaries against Washington-supported ISIS. Washington claims to be fighting ISIS, but doesn’t. Remember, U.S. General Flynn, former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, revealed on television…

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The US Economy Is Failing — Paul Craig Roberts

This is your website. Support it. The US Economy Is Failing Paul Craig Roberts Do the Wall Street Journal’s editorial page editors read their own newspaper? The frontpage headline story for the Labor Day weekend was “Low Wage Growth Challenges Fed.” Despite an alleged 4.4% unemployment rate, which is full employment, there is no real growth in wages. The front…

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Patriotism Is A Two-Edged Sword

Your website needs your support Patriotism Is A Two-Edged Sword Paul Craig Roberts UPDATE: Louisiana state Representative Kenneth Havard informed me that he voted against the taxpayer subsidy to the pro-football team. Being tenacious, he is still after nixing the taxpayer subsidy. Hats off to him. I sometimes wonder if America’s greatest threat is the population’s hyper-patriotism. The bulk of…

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What Can Be Done?

Dear Readers: This is your website. It needs your support. What Can Be Done? Paul Craig Roberts Despite clear evidence that Washington has chosen the path to conflict with Russia and China, European governments have not objected. Poland, Ukraine, and the Baltics even seem to demand more conflict or a quicker path to conflict. The European peoples themselves have not…

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Washington Has Initiated Military Conflict With Russia

Washington Has Initiated Military Conflict With Russia Paul Craig Roberts Russia has provided evidence that Washington is collaborating with ISIS in attacks on Russian forces. http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/breaking-russia-presents-satellite-proof-us-troops-collaborating-isis-syria/ri21030 In one Washington-directed attack, ISIS tried to capture 29 Russian military policemen. However, Russian special forces entered the fray, and the result was spectacular losses for ISIS. http://russia-insider.com/en/military/us-secret-services-tried-nab-29-russian-troops-syria-and-got-their-butts-kicked-russian In another attack Washington-directed attack, Russian…

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How the US Became a Warmonger Police State

SUPPORT YOUR WEBSITE Donate Now How the US Became a Warmonger Police State Paul Craig Roberts Professor David Ray Griffin is a tenacious person. He has written a number of carefully researched books that demonstrate the extraordinary shortcomings in the official account of the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center and Pentagon and the subsequent anthrax attack. He has…

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Is Identity Politics Brewing a Holocaust?

This is your website. Support it. Is Identity Politics Brewing a Holocaust? Paul Craig Roberts Signs of American collapse are everywhere. Apparently no one notices. The world continues to vote with the US in the UN. When even Russia and China serve as handmaidens to US foreign policy by voting with Washington against North Korea, it appears that the image…

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More Thoughts on Trump’s UN Declaration of War Against Iran and North Korea

Support Your Website. It Is Only Here Because Of You. More Thoughts on Trump’s UN Declaration of War Against Iran and North Korea Paul Craig Roberts Trump’s UN speech makes it clear that Trump’s presidency, in terms of his campaign promise to remove Washington from the “policeman of the world” role, exit the Middle East, and repair the damaged relations…

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Trump’s UN Speech

Support Your Website Trump’s UN Speech Paul Craig Roberts I listened to part of Trump’s UN speech this morning. I was so embarrassed for him and for my country that I had to turn it off. I wonder if whoever wrote the deplorable speech intended to embarrass Trump and inadvertently embarrassed America as well, or whether the speechwriter(s) is so…

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The Absurdities Mount

This is your site. Support it. The Absurdities Mount Paul Craig Roberts As I predicted, the erasing of American history will not be limited to Confederate monuments. Last week a member of the board of trustees of the Dallas, Texas, school district recommended changing the name of James Madison High School. James Madison was the father of the US Constitution,…

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Whatever Happened to America?

Dear Friends and Supporters, this is my quarterly call for your financial support. There is no one who will write for you more frankly and truthfully than I do. This article is long. Read it. Twice, three times. You will learn an important part of your history that has been cast into the Memory Hole. You will learn the nature…

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An Economic Lesson for China and Russia

An Economic Lesson for China and Russia Paul Craig Roberts Is there anyone in Trump’s government who is not an imbecile? After years of endless military threats against Russia—remember CIA deputy director Mike Morell saying on TV (Charlie Rose show) that the US should start killing Russians to give them a message, and Army Chief of Staff Mark Milley threatening…

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Behold a Pale Horse, and its Rider is Death

Behold a Pale Horse, and its Rider is Death Paul Craig Roberts Two of America’s most populous states, Texas and Florida, are in hurricane ruins, and Washington is fomenting more wars. The US national debt is now over $20 trillion, and Washington is fomenting more wars. The entire world is helping Washington foment wars—including two targeted countries themselves—Russia and China—both…

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16th Anniversary of 9/11 Brings New Development

16th Anniversary of 9/11 Brings New Development Paul Craig Roberts Dr. Leroy Hulsey, a distinguished engineering authority presented his team’s preliminary report report on the collapse of World Trade Center Building 7. The report is preliminary in the sense that it awaits peer-review, that is, examination by other experts. The team’s research is more extensive than the modeling provided by…

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Laughing on the Way to Armageddon — Paul Craig Roberts

Laughing on the Way to Armageddon Paul Craig Roberts The United States shows the world such a ridiculous face that the world laughs at us. The latest spin on “Russia stole the election” is that Russia used Facebook to influence the election. The NPR women yesterday were breathless about it. We have been subjected to ten months of propaganda about…

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Dear Russia: An Enemy Is Not A Partner

Dear Russia: An Enemy Is Not A Partner Paul Craig Roberts Russians are concerned about Washington’s arbitrary closing of their San Francisco consulate and the illegal searching of diplomatic properties. There is no question that Washington has violated diplomatic protections and international law. Why did Washington show its outlaw face to the world? Was it to show that as strong…

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The Vanishing American Dream

The Vanishing American Dream Paul Craig Roberts Today is Labor Day, a difficult day to celebrate now that American labor has been cast aside and US jobs offshored and given to foreigners. The remainder of the jobs is slated to be replaced by robotics. Friday’s payroll jobs report was full of bad news. Full-time jobs declined by 166,000. The meager…

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Robert E. Lee’s Ubiquitous Presence

Robert E. Lee’s Ubiquitous Presence Paul Craig Roberts We are going to have to do far more than take down Robert E. Lee’s statue. We have to close the US Military Academy at West Point. Not only was Lee a West Point graduate, but in 1962 the U.S. Army named the West Point barracks after Robert E. Lee. Two New…

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No end To Coverups

No End To Coverups Paul Craig Roberts Craig Roberts (yes, there are two of us) is a former US Marine and a 27-year veteran of the Tulsa, Oklahoma, police force. He is a capable and committed person. Since 1989 he has written 13 books. His latest, just published, Medusa File II, consists essentially of his voluminous files of the investigation…

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THE WEAPONIZATION OF HISTORY AND JOURNALISM

THE WEAPONIZATION OF HISTORY AND JOURNALISM we don’t need no stinkin’ facts Paul Craig Roberts In the United States, facts, an important element of truth, are not important. They are not important in the media, politics, universities, historical explanations, or the courtroom. Non-factual explanations of the collapse of three World Trade Center buildings are served up as the official explanation.…

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Conspiracy Theory

Conspiracy Theory Paul Craig Roberts In the United States “conspiracy theory” is the name given to explanations that differ from those that serve the ruling oligarchy, the establishment or whatever we want to call those who set and control the agendas and the explanations that support the agendas. The explanations imposed on us by the ruling class are themselves conspiracy…

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How We Know The So-Called “Civil War” Was Not Over Slavery

How We Know The So-Called “Civil War” Was Not Over Slavery Paul Craig Roberts When I read Professor Thomas DiLorenzo’s article ( http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2017/08/21/lincoln-myth-ideological-cornerstone-america-empire/ ) the question that lept to mind was, “How come the South is said to have fought for slavery when the North wasn’t fighting against slavery?” Two days before Lincoln’s inauguration as the 16th President, Congress, consisting…

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What We Learned From Charlottesville

What We Learned From Charlottesville Paul Craig Roberts We learned, although we already knew it, that the US media has no integrity. We learned that the liberal/progressive/left holds fast to myths that justify hate. We learned that misrepresentation is the hallmark of American history. We learned that some websites that we thought were brave are not. We learned that Identity…

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Trump and American History Have Been Assassinated

Trump and American History Have Been Assassinated Paul Craig Roberts When Trump was elected I wrote that it was unlikely that he would be successful in accomplishing the three objectives for which he was elected—peace with Russia, the return home of offshored US jobs, and effective limits on non-white immigration—because these objectives conflicted with the interests of those more powerful…

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The Camp of the Saints

The Camp of the Saints Paul Craig Roberts The liberal/progressives, lost as they are in their emotionalism, do not realize that their rantings about white supremacists are also discrediting themselves and not merely their foes. The rest of the world doesn’t differentiate between good whites and bad whites. As one reader who wrote to me from India said, “All whites…

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A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand Paul Craig Roberts The liberal/progressive/left are enjoying their drunkfest of denunciation. I can’t say I have ever witnessed anything like it. These are the people who sat on their hands for 16 years while Washington destroyed in whole or part seven countries. Not being satisfied with this level of warmongering and crimes against…

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Charlottesville 2

Charlottesville 2 Paul Craig Roberts What the liberal/progressive/left is trying to do with Charlottesville is to associate Trump supporters with White Supremacists and in this way demonize Trump supporters so that they will not have a voice when Trump is overthrown in a coup. Or it can be put in a different way: Charlottesville is being used by someone to…

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In America Propaganda Has Vanquished Truth

In America Propaganda Has Vanquished Truth Paul Craig Roberts In Durham, North Carolina, the seat of Duke University, a gang of largely white males destroyed public property by pulling down a statue of a Confederate soldier. Perhaps they took their cue from the neo-Nazis installed in Ukraine by Obama and Hillary following the US-engineered coup that overthrew the elected democratic…

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If only we had a real left-wing instead of poseurs who suck their thumbs and lie

If only we had a real left-wing instead of poseurs who suck their thumbs and lie A few ignorant morons, claiming to be liberal/progressive/left, have sent emails claiming that all of the authors whose works I listed are Nazis and Hitler-lovers. Nothing could be further from the truth. What these brainwashed morons are demonstrating is their contemptible moral, intellectual and…

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Charlottesville

Charlottesville Paul Craig Roberts Listening to NPR this morning confirmed what I already knew. Charlottesville is being turned into another nail in President Trump’s coffin. NPR had no interest whatsoever in reporting the actual facts about what had occurred in Charlottesville. The several “interviews” with the like-minded were orchestrated to produce the desired propaganda result: It was all Trump’s fault.…

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Hellstorm The Documentary

Hellstorm The Documentary Paul Craig Roberts UPDATE: Readers at home and abroad have brought to my attention that Thomas Goodrich is not the only historian to report crimes committed against the German people and German POWs after Germany had surrendered. Here are some of the sources brought to my attention: http://whale.to/b/bacque1.html https://www.amazon.com/Other-Losses-Investigation-Prisoners-Americans/dp/0773722696/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1502731924&sr=1-1 https://www.amazon.com/Crimes-Mercies-Civilians-Occupation-1944-1950/dp/0889225672/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1502731924&sr=1-2 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Gruesome-Harvest-Attempt-Exterminate-Germany/dp/1300016760 https://www.amazon.com/Terrible-Revenge-Cleansing-European-Germans/dp/1403973083/ref=pd_sim_14_4/136-3530650-3386167?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=1403973083&pd_rd_r=5X58290G6WQ1GQENHYVW&pd_rd_w=fHonf&pd_rd_wg=Iljj8&psc=1&refRID=5X58290G6WQ1GQENHYVW Wartime propaganda is not concerned…

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Tyranny at Nuremberg

Tyranny at Nuremberg Paul Craig Roberts Update Aug. 12, 2017: Here is David Irving’s account of his arrest, trial, and imprisonment in Austria. His conviction was overturned by a higher court, and he was released. http://www.fpp.co.uk/books/Banged/up.pdf The showtrial of a somewhat arbitrarily selected group of 21 surviving Nazis at Nuremberg during 1945-46 was US Supreme Court Justice Robert Jackson’s show.…

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Google Is Committed To The Suppression Of Free Speech

Google Is Committed To The Suppression Of Free Speech Paul Craig Roberts This is an update to my earlier posting this morning: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2017/08/08/facts-supplanted-propaganda-wherever-look/ The Google engineer, a Harvard Ph.D., who raised questions about the non-fact-based ideological culture within the Google organization has been identified and fired. Sundar Pichai, Google’s CEO, said that the employee in expressing his views had violated…

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