President Killary — Paul Craig Roberts

President Killary Would The World Survive President Hillary? By 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 […]

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 […]

The Slow, Inevitable Collapse of the Two-Party System

By Russell WHITEHOUSE (USA) In this election year, it’s clear that a seismic political shift is rumbling through America.  Widespread discontent for the status quo is surfacing from both the left and right.  A year ago, it would have been impossible to envision a card-carrying socialist and a pre-WWII style populist mounting legitimate presidential campaigns […]

«Queen of Chaos»: How Clinton’s Presidency Will Impact US Foreign Policy (II)

Hillary Clinton was a leading voice in helping persuade Obama to back a NATO operation in Libya allegedly to head off a possible physical extermination of opposition fighters by then Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Even after the lesson of Iraq, Mrs Clinton had no plan after the Gaddafi’s regime fell. Libya tumbled into instability; it is torn […]

«Queen of Chaos»: How Clinton’s Presidency Will Impact US Foreign Policy (I)

Mrs Hillary Clinton – recently dubbed «Queen of Chaos» by the veteran journalist and commentator Diana Johnstone – is a Democratic frontrunner in the ongoing presidential race. President Obama said that, based on her «outstanding» track record at the State Department, she would make «an excellent President». To see if he is right one should look at Mrs Clinton’s record as a […]

Will We Miss President Obama?

Investigative reporter Robert Parry broke many of the Iran-Contra stories for The Associated Press and Newsweek in the 1980s. From a “realist” perspective, there are plenty of reasons to criticize President Barack Obama’s foreign policy, particularly his timidity in facing down Official Washington’s dominant neoconservatives and liberal interventionists on Afghanistan, Libya, Ukraine and even Syria […]

The Murder of Chávez. The CIA and DEA Cover Their Tracks

The journalist Eva Golinger (US – Venezuela) has repeatedly questioned the suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez. The website aporrea.org quotes her statement: «Everything that Washington was trying to achieve during the administration of Hugo Chávez is today being realized in his absence. The cancerous illness from which Chávez suffered was unusually aggressive and suspicious, […]

The recolonisation of Libya by Manlio Dinucci

To those who believe that the colonial era is over, the examples of Iraq, Libya and Syria exist to prove them wrong. In 2001, the United States decided – in the logic of the ’War on Terror’ – to attack these three countries and a few others. Certainly, the wars against Tripoli and Damascus did […]

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 […]

Nobel-Prize Economist Condemns Obama’s ‘Trade’ Deals

The Nobel-Prize-winning former chief economist of the World Bank, and Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers to the U.S. President, Joseph Stiglitz, went to England to warn the British public, and Parliament, that “no democracy” can support U.S. President Barack Obama’s proposed trade-deals, because all of these have a feature built into them, called […]

The Neoconservative Threat to World Order: Washington’s Perilous War for Hegemony Review of Paul Craig Roberts’ Book

You will rarely read a book written in a more courageous, intelligent, and blunt manner about profoundly pressing world problems than this one. Paul Craig Roberts is a phenomenon; no issue, no matter how controversial, escapes his astute analysis. He writes with a tornadic power and logic that convinces as it challenges. Driven by a […]

OFAC: Uncle Sam’s Bilking Collection Agent

Nothing says globalization more than the US Department of Treasury’s dubious Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). This international financial collection agency has become a «hard power» arm of America’s neoconservative foreign policy, an agency that seeks to shake down money and other assets from foreign officials and businessmen who dare challenge the supremacy of […]