Free Speech No Longer Exists in US Universities

Free Speech No Longer Exists in US Universities Paul Craig Roberts Georgetown University law professor Jonathan Turley notes that the University of California, once a bastion of free speech, now is opposed to it. The university now punishes people for opinions expressed outside the classroom and the university. https://jonathanturley.org/2019/07/15/doctoral-candidate-at-uc-santa-barbara-faces-calls-for-her-termination-after-speaking-out-against-transgender-ideology/  Not that long ago American universities emphasized tolerance of all views…

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Democrats Have Become the Party of Nonwhite Immigrants and Sexual Deviants

Democrats Have Become the Party of Nonwhite Immigrants and Sexual Deviants Paul Craig Roberts In the last presidential election, the Democratic candidate for president, Hillary Clinton, dismissed the white American working class as the “Trump deplorables,” “racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic – you name it.” Now Nancy Pelosi wants the House of Representatives to censure President Trump for sticking up for…

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A Case Could Be Made That Unregulated Capitalism Is Destroying the World

A Case Could Be Made That Unregulated Capitalism Is Destroying the World Paul Craig Roberts Today there are reports of toxic algae blooms affecting the French Riveria, Lake Erie, and the Gulf of Mexico.  See: https://www.motherjones.com/environment/2019/07/this-years-wild-wet-spring-has-led-to-massive-blobs-of-toxic-algae/?utm_source=mj-newsletters&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=food-for-thought-2019-07-14 ,  https://www.theweek.co.uk/102263/holidaymakers-warned-about-toxic-algae-on-french-beaches?_mout=1&utm_campaign=theweekdaily_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter ,  and  https://www.sarasotamagazine.com/articles/2017/4/26/florida-phosphate . Corporate farming is a huge contributor to toxic algae blooms.  In days of old, farming was done intelligently.…

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Who Remembers the Sandy Hook School Shootings?

Who Remembers the Sandy Hook School Shootings? Paul Craig Roberts The official explanation given of the Sandy Hook school shootings struck many people at the time as fishy.  Various aspects of the story did not seem to go together well or fit normal procedures for such a crime.  Contradictory evidence was never explained, and doubts based on evidence were ignored…

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If You Use Social Media You Support the Gestapo Police State

If You Use Social Media You Support the Gestapo Police State Paul Craig Roberts Americans, being an insouciant people, are unaware and unconcerned that their addiction to social media supports the Gestapo Police State.   Both Twitter and Facebook are mechanisms by which the police state imposes censorship on Americans and casts aside the First Amendment.  Social media is also…

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Hurricane Barry Proves Terrorist Threat Is A Hoax

Hurricane Barry Proves Terrorist Threat Is A Hoax Paul Craig Roberts What Hurricane Barry tells us as it floods an already flooded New Orleans is that the “terrorist threat” that the US allegedly faces is a hoax. What do I mean?  Think about it this way.  Terrorists, if such exist, have had ample warning about New Orleans’ precarious position with…

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The Epstein Pedophile Case

The Epstein Pedophile Case Paul Craig Roberts Readers ask me about the Epstein case.  Are Ann Coulter, Giraldi and others correct that the Lolita Express was a possible Mossad operation to create blackmail files on political leaders, women included. I have no way of knowing.  I posted articles from others to stimulate thought, not to take a position. At this…

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Are White People Too Stupid To Survive?

Are White People Too Stupid To Survive? Paul Craig Roberts There is a strong case that they are.  Having been demonized for many years and intimidated from defending themselves, white people are now intentionally discriminated against by the racial “minorities” (actually vast world majorities) of the people they have been pressured to elevate above them.  Once the “oppressed” are put…

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The Obituary for Western Civilization Can Now Be Written

Europeans Are as Dumbshit as Americans The Obituary for Western Civilization Can Now Be Written Paul Craig Roberts Here is a video of one of the migrant gangs that have been welcomed into Europe sticking a pistol’s barrel into the mouth of a male Swedish teenager and ordering him to dance.  Having been taught that it is racist, and perhaps…

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Does Trump Have the Balls to Hold the Deep State Accountable?

Does Trump Have the Balls to Hold the Deep State Accountable? Paul Craig Roberts It is a known fact that the orchestration of Russiagate, a hoax perpetrated on the American people and the world by the military/security complex, Democratic Party, and US presstitutes, required high officials of the CIA, FBI, and Obama Department of Justice (sic) to commit felonies.  We…

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Government Can Know Everything About Us Except Our Citizenship

Government Can Know Everything About Us Except Our Citizenship Paul Craig Roberts The US Supreme Court has done next to nothing to enforce the Constitution and stop the government’s spying on the population.  Phone calls, text messages, emails, credit card purchases, state driver’s license databases, literally everything about our lives is collected as privacy-violating information.  Yet the Supreme Court based…

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Does the United States Still Exist?

Does the United States Still Exist? Paul Craig Roberts Fareed Zakaria shows his extraordinary dishonesty by maintaining that it is racist to represent the interests of white people, but not racist to represent the interests of black people or other non-white people.  He adds to his dishonesty by claiming that it is difficult to know who is white and who…

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Obama: Front Man for Washington’s Imperialism

Obama: Front Man for Washington’s Imperialism Paul Craig Roberts Clarity Press is a good publisher for authors willing to provide real information in place of the officially sanctioned controlled explanations of our time. A current example is Jeremy Kuzmarov’s assessment of Obama, Obama’s Unending Wars. The forty-fourth president comes across as a successful front man for corporate rule and Washington’s…

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Approaching 9/11’s 18th Anniversary

Approaching 9/11’s 18th Anniversary Paul Craig Roberts This coming September it will have been 18 years since 9/11 and we still do not have from the US government a believable explanation of the event.  9/11 was the necessary “new Pearl Harbor” for the neoconservatives to launch their wars on the Muslim Middle East and North Africa and to put in…

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The Western Leftwing Preaches Hatred of the Working Class

The Western Leftwing Preaches Hatred of the Working Class Paul Craig Roberts Considering the American rightwing’s adsorption in war and hatred of Muslims, worship of capitalism whose operatives have sent American middle class jobs abroad, and blind support of Israel, a racist country, Americans desperately need a real leftwing.  All we have is a fake leftwing. I sometimes think the…

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Unhappy Thoughts For the Fourth of July

Unhappy Thoughts For the Fourth of July Paul Craig Roberts The human race, being a collection of stupids, continues to make decisions that imperil itself. For example, a simple mistake in a warning system about incoming ICBMs can end all life on earth.  The supersmart idiots who invented nuclear weapons did not think about the possible unintended consequences of their…

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The Torture of Julian Assange

The Torture of Julian Assange Paul Craig Roberts In a few days July 4th will be upon us.  We will hear endless nonsense from insouciant speakers and editorialists about what a great democracy we are, having won our freedom from being a British colony.   One thing the United States most certainly is not is a democracy.  A democracy requires…

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Putin Said That Liberalism Is A Failed Ideology That Has Undermined The West

Putin Said That Liberalism Is A Failed Ideology That Has Undermined The West Paul Craig Roberts “The liberal idea has become obsolete. It has come into conflict with the interests of the overwhelming majority of the population.”  — Vladimir Putin, President of Russia   https://on.rt.com/9x4u  The importance of Putin’s statement is not only in its correctness but also in its repudiation…

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Liberty Has Lost Its Protection

Liberty Has Lost Its Protection Paul Craig Roberts July 4 should be a day of mourning.  The rights our ancestors fought for have been taken away. Over the course of my lifetime there has been a fundamental shift in the attitude of the judiciary toward Constitutional rights.  I remember when guarding against any diminishing of constitutional rights was considered more…

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The Propaganda Ministry Known as “the Free Press”

The Propaganda Ministry Known as “the Free Press” Paul Craig Roberts As I have reported on many occasions, the presstitutes constitute not a free press but a Ministry of Propaganda for the government and ruling oligarchic interests.  Ben Norton explains that the New York Times gets permission from Washington before it prints a story: The New York Times has publicly…

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The Diminishing American Economy

The Diminishing American Economy Paul Craig Roberts Support Your Website   https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/pages/donate/  June 27, 2019: “The Diminishing American Economy” has been republished in Russian Translation in the journal of the Center for Strategic Analysis at Penza State University:  https://csa.pnzgu.ru/smi/aismi1  It has also been published in German and in Denmark.  American and British economists, largely shills for short-run greed, have ignored it. …

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Be Wary of Undue Optimism

Be Wary of Undue Optimism Paul Craig Roberts Caitlin Johnstone, one of my favorite commentators whose columns I often repost, apparently has felt some pressure from some readers for a bit of optimism.  She found it in the “underlying goodness” of Americans who must be deceived into war.  If Americans were really bad, she says, they would not have to…

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Bolton Is In Israel Conferring With Netanyahu How To Provoke US Attack On Iran

Bolton Is In Israel Conferring With Netanyahu How To Provoke US Attack On Iran Paul Craig Roberts As I posted on June 22 ( https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2019/06/22/as-we-face-armageddon-the-western-world-is-leaderless/ ), the world still faces the danger of an attack on Iran by Washington acting as an agent of Netanyahu.  Israeli agent John Bolton is already in Israel conferring with Netanyahu.  It is a safe…

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As We Face Armageddon the Western World Is Leaderless

As We Face Armageddon the Western World Is Leaderless Paul Craig Roberts Please contribute to the success of the June quarterly appeal by donating to this website. According to news reports, the validity of which cannot be ascertained by the general public, a crazed US government came within 10 minutes of igniting a general conflagration in the Middle East, the…

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A Proactive Russia and China Could Prevent US War with Iran

Support your website A Proactive Russia and China Could Prevent US War with Iran Paul Craig Roberts There is so much disinformation that it is difficult to judge the Israeli news report below that the US is planning a military attack on Iran.  Israel wants the US to attack Iran and the report could be an attempt to push events…

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The Advent of Truth-Destroying Technology

Support Your Website The Advent of Truth-Destroying Technology Paul Craig Roberts Tyler Durden on Zero Hedge reports that the ability to falsify reality is growing by leaps and bounds.  Thoughtless geeks have now developed technology that makes fake reality indistinguishable from real reality: “I don’t think we’re well prepared at all. And I don’t think the public is aware of…

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The Stories are Beginning to Exceed even the Gullibility of Americans

The Stories are Beginning to Exceed even the Gullibility of Americans Paul Craig Roberts The past couple of days have seen interesting developments.  The US or Israel struck a Japanese ship with small rockets and tried to blame it on Iranian mines.  The Japanese ship owner put a halt to the false flag event.  He pointed out that the damage…

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An Israeli Double-Feature: 

An Israeli Double-Feature:  52nd Anniversary of Israel’s Attack on the USS Liberty Israel Is a Dictatorship, Not a Democracy Paul Craig Roberts Two days ago the US celebrated the 75th anniversary of D-Day with accolades to the armed forces and thanks to surviving veterans.  The country stood strongly with the military.  But today two days later is the 52nd anniversary…

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When the Journalists Ganged Up on Assange They Ganged Up on Themselves

When the Journalists Ganged Up on Assange They Ganged Up on Themselves Paul Craig Roberts Journalists did not appreciate the implications for themselves of the contrived and false indictment of Julian Assange by a corrupt US government.  It was obvious to a few of us that the indictment by the US government, a government constrained by the First Amendment, of…

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D-Day After 75 Years

D-Day After 75 Years Paul Craig Roberts Today is the 75th anniversary of the Normandy invasion.  Once again the event is celebrated by demonization of National Socialist Germany and glorification of America’s greatness in winning the war.   In actual fact the Normandy invasion was not a significant contributor to Germany’s defeat.  A small US/British/Canadian/French force of about 150,000 soldiers…

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The State of the Economy

Support Your Website Dear Readers: We live in a Matrix of Lies in which our awareness is controlled by the explanations we are given.  The control exercised over our awareness is universal.  It applies to every aspect of our existence.  In the article below I show that not only is our understanding of the economy controlled by manipulation of our…

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The War On Truth

The War On Truth Paul Craig Roberts “The ability of the owners of the political/media class to discredit and neutralize anyone who poses a threat to their interests simply by rearranging the narratives about them is one of the most destructive psychological weapons in their arsenal. The main reason it’s so hard to convince the public that they have been…

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Two Contrasting Commencement Addresses a Half Century Apart

Two Contrasting Commencement Addresses a Half Century Apart Paul Craig Roberts On June 1, 2019, American vice president Mike Pence gave the commencement address at West Point. He told the graduates that it was a certainty that they will “be on a battlefield for America” and “will move to the sound of guns.”  https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefings-statements/remarks-vice-president-pence-west-point-graduation-ceremony/  Pence did not say for whose…

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Our Jobs Were Offshored, Not Stolen By China

Our Jobs Were Offshored, Not Stolen By China Paul Craig Roberts For more a quarter century I have been explaining that America is not losing jobs to foreign competition but to our own corporations moving the work abroad in order to lower their labor costs and raise capital gains and bonuses for owners and executives.  My most recent explanation was…

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Western Supremacy Is On Its Way Out

Western Supremacy Is On Its Way Out Paul Craig Roberts On May 28 I wrote that “the Western world is collapsing so rapidly that I am afraid that I am going to outlive it” ( https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2019/05/24/whiteness-is-the-new-evil/ ). My article was about the rising demonization of white people that is producing a collapse in their confidence. Inculcated guilt is making whites…

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White Peoples and Their Achievements Are Headed for the Trash Bin of History

White Peoples and Their Achievements Are Headed for the Trash Bin of History Paul Craig Roberts The Western world is collapsing so rapidly that I am afraid that I am going to outlive it. The Western presstitutes and politicians have demonized Putin, Maduro, Iran, and Trump to the same extent as the patriotic propagandistic Western court historians have demonized Adolf…

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Whiteness Is The New Evil

UPDATE:  “A Catalyst for Hate and Division.” New York Public School Teachers Ordered to Favor Black Children Over White Children https://nypost.com/2019/05/25/teachers-allegedly-told-to-treat-black-students-as-victims-punish-whites/?utm_campaign=iosapp&utm_source=mail_app  Whiteness Is The New Evil Paul Craig Roberts The assault on whiteness is now part of official educational policy.  In New York City the head of the education department, Richard Carranza, a son of Mexican immigrants, is conducting a campaign…

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The Assange/Manning Cases Discredit US and UK Justice Systems

The Assange/Manning Cases Discredit US and UK Justice Systems In my explanation today ( https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2019/05/20/the-assange-manning-cases-have-discredited-america/ ) of Assange’s case, I noted corruption in the British court’s ruling.  Former British Ambassador Craig Murray indentifies the corrupt act committed by the British judge, Lord Phillips.  The ambassador’s explanation is here:  https://www.craigmurray.org.uk/archives/2019/05/the-missing-step/ 

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The Assange/Manning Cases Discredit Humanity

UPDATE: https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2019/05/20/the-assange-manning-cases-discredit-us-and-uk-justice-systems/  The Assange/Manning Cases Discredit Humanity The rule of law has given way to law as a weapon in the hands of government Paul Craig Roberts Everyone who is aware of the US government’s extraordinary criminal actions at home and abroad bears a heavy weight.  The millions of peoples murdered, maimed, orphaned, widowed, and displaced by gratuitous American military…

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The Tariff Issue

The Tariff Issue Paul Craig Roberts Wherever I look at US policy, foreign or domestic, I see only insanity, ignorance, and incompetence. Take the issue of tariffs, which is Trump’s mistaken approach to bringing the jobs back home. The tariff “solution” overlooks that offshored US production counts as imports when US firms bring their goods into the US to be…

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The Lies About World War II

The Lies About World War II Paul Craig Roberts  In the aftermath of a war, history cannot be written. The losing side has no one to speak for it.  Historians on the winning side are constrained by years of war propaganda that demonized the enemy while obscuring the crimes of the righteous victors.  People want to enjoy and feel good…

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Trump Is Being Set-up for War with Iran

Trump Is Being Set-up for War with Iran Paul Craig Roberts Trump destroyed his chance at being a successful president by the stupid appointments he has made.  At the moment he is being set up by his national security advisor John Bolton and Israel for a war with Iran. Using the same format of lies that was used against Iraq,…

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The Lies That Form Our Consciousness and False Historical Awareness

The Lies That Form Our Consciousness and False Historical Awareness Paul Craig Roberts My generation associated dystopias, such as George Orwell’s 1984, with the Soviet Union, a country in which explanations were controlled and criticism of Stalin would land a person in the Gulag.  We thought of the United States and our life here much differently. But with the passage…

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Does Trump Have Control of His Government, or Is It His Government?

Does Trump Have Control of His Government, or Is It His Government? Paul Craig Roberts I smell a rat.  John Bolton, Trump’s national security adviser or, more correctly, Israel’s agent, has assembled a team consisting of himself, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Emirati crown prince Mohammed bin Zayed, and Saudi ruler Mohammed bin Salman. These men are Iran’s four worst…

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Are You Ready for a Worse Dystopia than 1984 ?

Are You Ready for a Worse Dystopia than 1984 ? Paul Craig Roberts I have been lonely in my concern with the dire economic implications of robotics, but now Clarity Press has provided me with some company by publishing The Artificial Intelligence Contagion by David Barnhizer and Daniel Barnhizer.  It is telling as to the irrelevance of the economics profession…

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America Needs A Debt Jubilee

America Needs A Debt Jubilee Paul Craig Roberts As school children my friends and I were very interested in archaeology and ancient civilizations. We read all the available books. My best friend intended to become an archaeologist and to explore ancient ruins about which we imagined more than we actually knew.   As far as I can discern these days…

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The US Desperately Needs a New Secretary of State

The US Desperately Needs a New Secretary of State Paul Craig Roberts The ignorant warmonger masquerading as an American Secretary of State should be arrested for his impersonation of an American government official.  Mike Pompeo cannot possibly be the US Secretary of State, because not even Donald Trump would appoint an idiot to this high position who thinks that Article…

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White People Will Be Rubbed Out Along With Their History

  Update:  It appears to be the case that the majority of white immigrants into the  American British colonies between the years 1630 and the American Revolution in 1776 were slaves or indentured slaves who often remained slaves beyond their term.  In other words, depending on the death rates of white slaves, most white Americans today are descendants of former…

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apres moi le deluge

apres moi le deluge Paul Craig Roberts I was listening while driving to rightwing talk radio.  It is BS just like NPR.  It was about the great Trump economy compared to the terrible Obama one.  The US hasn’t had a great economy since jobs offshoring began in the 1990s, and with robotics about to launch Americans are unlikely ever again…

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Does America Have an Economy or Any Sense of Reality?

Does America Have an Economy or Any Sense of Reality? Paul Craig Roberts We are having a propaganda barrage about the great Trump economy. We have been hearing about the great economy for a decade while the labor force participation rate declined, real family incomes stagnated, and debt burdens rose.  The economy has been great only for large equity owners…

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