Does the ACLU Any Longer Defend Civil Liberty?

Does the ACLU Any Longer Defend Civil Liberty? Paul Craig Roberts There are many signs of American collapse. One of the most scary is the fact that the American Civil Liberties Union no longer knows what are the civil liberties it purports to defend. Identity Politics has transformed civil rights into privileges for victim groups. Yesterday (February 22, 2018) I…

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Russiaphobia Is Out of Control

Russiaphobia Is Out of Control Paul Craig Roberts As has been made perfectly clear, Mueller’s “indictment” of 13 Russians and 3 companies is just another hoax. See: https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/02/16/result-muellers-investigation-nothing/ and: http://www.moonofalabama.org/2018/02/mueller-indictement-the-russian-influence-is-a-commercial-marketing-scheme.html All Mueller has found is a bait-click commercial marketing scheme that had nothing to do with election interference. Why is Mueller comfortable bringing a transparently false indictment? The answer is,…

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Devin Nunes for President, Ray McGovern for CIA Director

Devin Nunes for President, Ray McGovern for CIA Director Paul Craig Roberts This is an extraordinary and highly truthful article by former CIA official Ray McGovern who was the responsible official for the daily briefing of the President of the United States. Be sure to read it: http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/48824.htm McGovern has proven over and over on many occasions that he is…

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CBS Contradicts Itself On Mueller’s Report

CBS Contradicts Itself On Mueller’s Report Paul Craig Roberts Despite reporting correctly Deputy AG Rosenstein’s statement that Mueller’s investigation found no evidence that Russian social media activity had an effect on the US election and no cooperation or collusion with the Trump campaign, CBS then falsely reports: “DOJ indicts Russians for meddling in election.” Does CBS have an explanation for…

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A Real Solution fo School Shootings

A Real Solution fo School Shootings Paul Craig Roberts Gun bans are no more effective than banning drugs. What explains school shootings and other mass shootings—the ones that are real? The gun control lobby blames “gun violence.” Gun violence is a non-sensical term. It attributes action and intent to an inanimate physical object as if the gun decides to kill…

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Rosenstein and Mueller Running for Cover Leaving Brennan Exposed

Rosenstein and Mueller Running for Cover Leaving Brennan Exposed Paul Craig Roberts Now the Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein confirms what I told you in my previous post. Mueller found no evidence that Russia had any impact on the outcome of the 2016 election. http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2018/02/bitter-john-brennan-reacts-mueller-indictment-13-russians-election-meddling-plot/?utm_medium=referral&utm_source=idealmedia&utm_campaign=thegatewaypundit.com&utm_term=68735&utm_content=2191016 So what was Russiagate all about? It was exactly, precisely what I told you it was…

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The Result of Mueller’s Investigation: Nothing

The Result of Mueller’s Investigation: Nothing Paul Craig Roberts Robert Mueller discredited himself and his orchestrated Russiagate investigation today (Friday, February 16, 2018) with his charges that 13 Russians and 3 Russian companies plotted to use social media to influence the 2016 election. Their intent, Mueller says, was to “sow discord in the US political system.” https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-trump-russia-indictment/u-s-charges-russians-with-2016-u-s-election-tampering-to-boost-trump-idUKKCN1G023G What pathetic results…

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The #MeToo Movement Will Produce Victims of Its Own

The #MeToo Movement Will Produce Victims of Its Own Paul Craig Roberts From the standpoint of the #MeToo movement, the wrong country was banned from the Olympics. It should have been the US, not Russia. According to MeToo women, the US Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics covered up Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse of US athletes for years. https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2018/02/14/ban-united-states-from-olympics.html In contrast,…

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Do Financial Markets Still Exist?

Do Financial Markets Still Exist?   Paul Craig Roberts, Dave Kranzler, Michael Hudson   For many decades the Federal Reserve has rigged the bond market by its purchases. And for about a century, central banks have set interest rates (mainly to stabilize their currency’s exchange rate) with collateral effects on securities prices. It appears that in May 2010, August 2015,…

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Russia In the Crosshairs

Russia In the Crosshairs Paul Craig Roberts Defending the latest round of US/Israeli aggression against Syria, US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert struck a Hitlerian note when she blamed Syria and Iran for an act of overt Israeli aggression, saying “The United States . . . strongly supports Israel’s sovereign right to defend itself,” and when she lied that “Iran’s…

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American Think Tanks Are Hired Purveyors of Fake News

American Think Tanks Are Hired Purveyors of Fake News Paul Craig Roberts A couple of decades or more ago when I was still in Washington, otherwise known as the snake pit, I was contacted by a well-financed group that offered me, a Business Week and Scripps Howard News Service columnist with access as a former editor also to the Wall…

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Is the Stock Market Rigged? — Paul Craig Roberts, Dave Kranzler, and Michael Hudson

Is the Stock Market Rigged? Paul Craig Roberts, Dave Kranzler, and Michael Hudson On February 6 PCR asked if the Plunge Protection Team had stepped in and prevented a stock market correction by purchasing equity index futures. https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/02/06/another-arrested-equity-correction-paul-craig-roberts/ Sure enough, the daily exchange volume chart shows an increase in futures activity on February 2 with sharp increases on Feb. 5th…

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Washington Threatens America and the World

Washington Threatens America and the World Paul Craig Roberts When I look at news reports from whichever country, I see no awareness of the two most ominous developments in US history. One is the conspiracy between US security agencies, the US Department of Justice, the Democratic Party and the American print and TV media to overthrow the democratically elected president…

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Another Arrested Equity Correction? — Paul Craig Roberts

Another Arrested Equity Correction? Paul Craig Roberts After the extraordinary sudden loss in equity values, today (2-6-18) brought gains back to the stock indices. What happened? Did the market sneeze, cough, or was something misread and today perceived in a different light? In my opinion this is what happened: The Plunge Protection Team, as they have done on previous equity…

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Will The Conspiracy Against Trump and American Democracy Go Unpunished?

Dear Readers: This is one of the most important articles I have written, along with this one: https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/02/02/nuclear-posture-review/. If the Russiagate conspiracy against Trump and American democracy goes unpunished, accountable government in the United States will cease to exist. US security agencies have long been involved in coups against foreign governments. Now they are involved in one against America. There…

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More Evidence of Media’s Total Lack of Integrity and Respect for Truth

More Evidence of Media’s Total Lack of Integrity and Respect for Truth Paul Craig Roberts All over the media, much is being made of Rep. Devin Nunes “admission” that he did not read the FISA applications made by the DOJ and FBI. The presstitutes say this proves that Nunes doesn’t know what he is talking about. Here, for example, is…

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The Nuclear Posture Review

The Nuclear Posture Review: The World Will Not Surive the American Neoconservatives’ Doctrine of US World Hegemony Paul Craig Roberts The government of the United States is clearly in demonic hands. We are overflowing with proof. Take today (2-2-18) for example. A report from the House Intelligence Committee was released that is proof that the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the…

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Press Prostitutes Lie Through Their Teeth About House Intelligence Committee Report

As Expected, Press Prostitutes Lie Through Their Teeth About House Intelligence Committee Report Paul Craig Roberts The House Intelligence Committee’s report on the FBI/DOJ deception of the FISA court has now been released. I have read the so-called “Nunes Memo.” As far as I can tell, the report from the House Intelligence Committee says exactly what the previously released Memorandum…

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The “Kremlin list” Is a Bullet Aimed at Putin’s Heart

The “Kremlin list” Is a Bullet Aimed at Putin’s Heart Paul Craig Roberts The Russian government, media, and public don’t know what to make of the US Treasury’s “Kremlin list.” The Treasury list contains the names of the top echelon of Russian government and business leadership. The Russians understand that the list is unfriendly and furthers Washington’s policy of worsening…

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The Second Dossier

The Second Dossier Paul Craig Roberts Update: CREDO is attempting to protect the orchestrated conspiracy of Russiagate, which is directed at President Trump and American democracy, from the evidence uncovered by the House Intelligence Committee. CREDO, which claims to be a social change network of over five million activists, is sponsoring a petition to have House Speaker Paul Ryan remove…

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Washington Reaches New Heights of Insanity with the “Kremlin Report”

Washington Reaches New Heights of Insanity with the “Kremlin Report” Paul Craig Roberts In an act of insane escalation of provocations against Russia, Washington has produced a list of 210 top Russian government officials and important business executives who are “gangsters,” “members of Putin’s gang,” “threats,” “people deserving to be sanctioned,” or however the Western presstitutes care to explain the…

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Trump’s Foreign Policy Is In Service To Israel

Trump’s Foreign Policy Is In Service To Israel Paul Craig Roberts Peter Jenkins, a former British ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency, expresses concerns about the decisions of France, Germany, and the UK to appease President Trump on fixing “flaws” in the Iranian nuclear agreement. http://lobelog.com/europe-dont-go-all-wobbly-on-the-jcpoa/ It is worth a read to see that the European governments are still…

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In the Western World Lies Have Displaced Truth

In the Western World Lies Have Displaced Truth Paul Craig Roberts Last year I was awarded Marquiss Who’s Who In America’s Lifetime Achievement Award. This did not prevent a hidden organization, PropOrNot, from attempting to brand me and my website along with 200 others “Putin stooges or agents” for our refusal to lie for the corrupt, anti-American, anti-constitutional, anti-democratic, warmonger…

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The Russiagate Stakes Are Extreme

The Russiagate Stakes Are Extreme Paul Craig Roberts The Republicans’ delay in releasing the summary of the House Intelligence Committee’s Russiagate investigation is giving weight to the presstitutes’ claim that the report is not being released, because it is a hack attempt at a Trump coverup that is not believable. Only Republicans are stupid enough to put themselves in such…

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Republicans Sitting On Evidence That Clears Trump

Republicans Sitting On Evidence That Clears Trump The Stupid Party Remains Stupid Paul Craig Roberts In the 1970s neoconservative Irving Kristol aptly described the Republicans as “the stupid party.” We are seeing this today in the hesitation of the House Intelligence Committee to release to the American public the results of its investigation of Russiagate. The committee has released a…

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The Abandonment of the Working Class

The Abandonment of the Working Class Paul Craig Roberts One of the great tragedies of our time is the abandonment of the working class by the white liberal/progressive/left. No longer is the victim group the working class and the victimizers Wall Street, the big banks and the capitalists. Today the victimizer is the white working class, and the victim group…

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Here Are All the Facts About Russiagate

Here Are All the Facts About Russiagate Paul Craig Roberts Former US Attorney Joe di Genova explains the Russiagate story. Scroll down and you will find his 30 minute video interview. It will give you the complete unadultrated story. It made me realize that I have been too harsh on the NSA. It was the NSA Director Adm. Rodgers who…

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Spy Court Finds Surveillance Operating Outside The Law

Spy Court Finds Surveillance Operating Outside The Law Paul Craig Roberts Correction: It was the NSA that caught the FBI and DOJ’s misuse of the FISA court by deceiving the court. It was the discovery by the NSA of the violations by the DOJ and FBI that led to the confessions to the FISA court that the DOJ and FBI…

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The NSA Is a Blackmail Agency

The NSA Is a Blackmail Agency Paul Craig Roberts The main function of the National Security Administration is to collect the dirt on members of the house and senate, the staffs, principal contributors, and federal judges. The dirt is used to enforce silence about the crimes of the security agencies. The blackmail mechanism was put into gear the minute the…

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Russiagate Has Blown Up In The Face Of Its Originators—the FBI, DOJ, and Hillary

Russiagate Has Blown Up In The Face Of Its Originators—the FBI, DOJ, and Hillary Paul Craig Roberts It is exactly as I told you. Russiagate is a conspiracy between the FBI, the DOJ, and the Hillary campaign to overturn Donald Trump’s election. We have treason committed at the highest levels of the FBI and Department of Justice and the Democratic…

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The Twitter President

The Twitter President Paul Craig Roberts As my readers at home and around the world know, I supported giving Trump a chance as Trump, and only Trump, addressed the two most important issues of our time for both all of humanity and for Americans: (1) avoiding nuclear Armageddon by normalizing relations with Russia, and (2) restoring the American middle class,…

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The Republican Supreme Court Gave Us The Police State

The Republican Supreme Court Gave Us The Police State Paul Craig Roberts When the US Supreme Court consisted of civil libertarians such as William Douglas, William Brennan, and Thurgood Marshall, Republicans argued that the Supreme Court was coddling criminals and inventing rights. To prevent legislation from the bench, it was necessary, Republicans said, to elect Republican presidents who would appoint…

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Identity Politics Vs. White People: Who Will Win?

Identity Politics Vs. White People: Who Will Win? Paul Craig Roberts Identity Politics is the ideology of the liberal/progressive/left and the Democratic Party. Identity Politics teaches hatred of white people, all white people. An article last November in the student newspaper at Texas State University declared that white DNA is an abomination. Americans, assuming that they are aware of this…

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Amnesty International Is Barking Up The Wrong Tree

Amnesty International Is Barking Up The Wrong Tree Paul Craig Roberts I have received a letter from Margaret Huang, Amnesty International’s executive director. She is fundraising on the basis of President Trump’s “chilling disregard for our cherished human rights” and his exploitation of “hatred, misogyny, racism and xenophobia,” by which he has “emboldened and empowered the most violent segments of…

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The Persecution of Julian Assange

The Persecution of Julian Assange Paul Craig Roberts “We need a political intervention to make this situation end. He (Assange) is the only political prisoner in Western Europe.” Juan Braco The persecution of Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, is now seven years old. Ecuador has protected Assange for the past half decade from being turned over to Washington by…

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Another Step Toward Armageddon

Another Step Toward Armageddon Paul Craig Roberts The US military/security complex has taken another step toward Armageddon. The Pentagon has prepared a nuclear posture review (NPR) that gives the OK to development of smaller “usable” nuclear weapons and permits their use in response to a non-nuclear attack. As Reagan and Gorbachev understood, but the warmongers who have taken over America…

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The US Has Devolved into a Police State

The US Has Devolved into a Police State Paul Craig Roberts Yesterday I posted at this URL — https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/01/09/democracy-america-oxymoron/ — a news report and two videos of a white female school teacher being removed and brutalized by a black police officer from a public meeting of school teachers with the school board while the school teacher was engaged according to…

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The Focus Shifts From Trump To Hillary And The Corrupt FBI

The Focus Shifts From Trump To Hillary And The Corrupt FBI Paul Craig Roberts The New York Times, Washington Post, CNN, and NPR will never tell you, but the criminal is Hillary, not Trump. It has come to light that the FBI edited down FBI Director Comey’s investigation of Hillary in order to make it look like nothing was amiss.…

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Russiagate Turns On Its Originators

Russiagate Turns On Its Originators Paul Craig Roberts Russiagate originated in a conspiracy between the military/security complex, the Clinton-controlled Democratic National Committee, and the liberal/progressive/left. The goal of the military/security complex is to protect its out-sized budget and power by preventing President Trump from normalizing relations with Russia. Hillary and the DNC want to explain away their election loss by…

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Are Whites Being Setup For Genocide?

Are Whites Being Setup For Genocide? Paul Craig Roberts Identity Politics has responded with outrage against People Magazine’s choice of white male country singer Blake Shelton as “sexiest man in the world.” According to adherents of Identity Politics, the choice indicates that People Magazine is itself racist and part of the white supremacy movement to elevate white people above people…

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Iran in 2018 — Paul Craig Roberts

Iran in 2018 Paul Craig Roberts In 1953 Washington and Britain overthrew the democratically elected government of Mohammad Mosaddegh and installed a dictator to rule Iran for the benefit of Washington and the British. In declassified documents, the CIA has admitted its role in overthrowing the Iranian government. The overthrow pattern is always the same. Washington hires protesters, then introduces…

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Newsletter Notice of New Postings

Update A reader suggested a reason some readers have found themselves unsubscribed from the newsletter is that they forward the notice with the URL of my column without removing the “Unsubscribe” information at the end. Thus, recipients of the Forwarded emails may be clicking on that Link, thinking that will get the sender to stop Forwarding them, or perhaps as…

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Phillips Curve R.I.P.

For a decade central banks have printed enormous quantities of new money. The excuse is to stimulate the economy by reviving inflation. However, the money has, for the most part, driven up the prices of financial assets instead of consumer and producer prices. The result has been a massive increase in the inequality of income, wealth, and opportunity. The quantitative…

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How Much Death and Destrution Awaits Us in 2018?

How Much Death and Destruction Awaits Us in 2018? Paul Craig Roberts The New Year is one full of economic, political, and war threats. Among the economic threats are stock, bond, and real estate markets artificially pumped up by years of central bank money creation and by false reports of full employment. It is an open question whether participants in…

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The Feminist Threat To Women And Men

The Feminist Threat To Women And Men Paul Craig Roberts Recently I read in CounterPunch two feminist rants against men. Not all men, just white heterosexual men. It is not always easy for a male of my generation to understand what feminists are saying, but I try. One seems to be saying that women live in a society that puts…

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America’s Collapsing Prestige

America’s Collapsing Prestige Paul Craig Roberts The Niki Haley moron appointed as US ambassador to the UN by Trump to destroy America’s reputation in the world is today sucking her thumb. All her threats to cut off US money to countries that voted against Trump’s illegal and unilateral action of establishing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital had no effect. The world…

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De Facto Travel Restrictions Now Exist For Americans

Dear Friends, I apologize for dumping this on you at Christmas, a time for peace and joy. But these are the facts. We can ignore them only at our peril. De Facto Travel Restrictions Now Exist For Americans Paul Craig Roberts Green Party presidential Candidate Jill Stein is being investigated by the Senate Intelligence (sic) Committee for “Russian connections.” What…

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Christmas Column, 2017

Christmas Column, 2017 Dear Donors, thank you for your support in 2017. Although you have kept me working yet another year, 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 some of you will be…

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Trump’s National Security Speech

Trump’s National Security Speech Paul Craig Roberts What do we make of Trump’s national security speech? First of all, it is the military/security complex’s speech, and it is inconsistent with Trump’s intention of normalizing relations with Russia. The military/security complex, using Trump’s position as President, has defined Russia and China as “revisionist powers,” Washington’s rivals who seek to put their…

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In a Triumph for Feminism Police say a Mistletoe Kiss without Consent is Rape

Support Your Website In a Triumph for Feminism Police say a Mistletoe Kiss without Consent is Rape http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/12/03/ridicule-police-say-kissing-mistletoe-without-consent-rape/ Criminalizing a bit of Christmas fun has to make you wonder. Is there any aspect of our life left into which the police state does not intrude? Parents are regulated as to how they discipline their children. Spankings that were the tool…

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