by Michael Scheuer: Despair for America’s future security is a difficult sentiment to subdue as events in the Middle East continue unfolding. The U.S. military can neither win wars – hopefully because of political restraint — nor effectively train Arab armies. The leaders of both U.S. political parties refuse to recognize that ISIS, al-Qaeda, and […]
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Ex-CIA Agent Michael Scheuer Deciphers Jihad Motives – YouTube.
by Ron Paul It was one year ago last weekend that a violent coup overthrew the legally elected government of Ukraine. That coup was not only supported by US and EU governments — much of it was actually planned by them. Looking back at the events that led to the overthrow it is clear that […]
By Ron Paul: The president is requesting Congress to pass an authorization for the use of military force (AUMF) resolution against ISIS. Congress has not issued a similar resolution since 2002, when President Bush was given the authority to wage war against Iraq. The purpose of this resolution is to give official authority to the […]
Last September President Obama cited his drone program in Yemen as a successful model of US anti-terrorism strategy. He said that he would employ the Yemen model in his effort to “degrade and ultimately destroy” ISIS in Iraq and Syria. But just a week ago, the government in Yemen fell to a Shiite militia movement […]
Ron Paul talks to Lew Rockwell about what could be ahead. via Doomsday – LewRockwell.com.
“The coming struggle will be over interventionism. Some kind of statism, quasi-fascism. The full socialism has had it, except from some say professors.” Rothbard on the Confused Intellectuals – YouTube.
By Ron Paul: After the tragic shooting at a provocative magazine in Paris last week, I pointed out that given the foreign policy positions of France we must consider blowback as a factor. Those who do not understand blowback made the ridiculous claim that I was excusing the attack or even blaming the victims. Not […]
Patrick Murphy campaigned on being a so-called independent but stands time and time again with the establishment. This time he does so to push America closer to yet another war by trying to restart the Cold War. Only ten members voted against this reckless resolution with two being from Florida (list at end of post). […]
by Ron Paul It seems nobody wants to be Secretary of Defense in the Obama administration. The president’s first two Defense Secretaries, Robert Gates and Leon Panetta, both complained bitterly this month about their time in the administration. The president’s National Security Council staff micro-managed the Pentagon, they said at a forum last week. Former […]