Ron Paul

Tyler Durden's picture

Ron Paul Rages: Janet Yellen is Right, She Can’t Predict The Future





Some say that eliminating the welfare-warfare state and the fiat currency system that props it up will cause the people pain. The truth is the only people who will feel any long-term pain from returning to limited, constitutional government are the special interests that profit from the current system. A return to a true free-market economy will greatly improve the lives of the vast majority of Americans.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Ron Paul: The Case For Truly 'Free' Trade





With recent DC politicking on both the Export-Import Bank and the Trans-Pacific Partnership, we revisit Ron Paul's 1981 essay "The Case for Free Trade" which explains the basics of truly free trade... "Although we think of ourselves as a free-trading nation, it takes more than 700 pages just to list all the tariffs on imported goods, and another 400 to inventory all the non-tariff restraints, such as quotas and "orderly marketing agreements..."

 
Tyler Durden's picture

The Best-Selling 'Monetary-Policy' Books Are All Anti-Fed





The fact that such books dominate the book sales in this category tells us a thing or two about how the near consensus of approval once enjoyed by the Fed (and other Western central banks) is long gone.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

America's Pitiful "Choice"





We present the likely winner of the next election...

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Ron Paul: NSA Spying Ruled Illegal, But Will Congress Save the Program Anyway?





The only reform of the PATRIOT Act is a total repeal. Accept nothing less.

 
lemetropole's picture

Rant Time





As is almost always the case, the price of gold was leaned on at the standard PLAN A time in London when The Gold Cartel traders reported for work, but their nudge was thwarted pretty quickly. Gold took off again going into the Comex trading hours and managed to reach $1200 where it was stopped dead in its tracks. James Mc early this morning…

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Ron Paul Warns The "USA Freedom Act" Is Just Another Name For Lost Liberty





Fourteen years after the PATRIOT Act was rushed into law, it is clear that sacrificing liberty does little or nothing to preserve security. Instead of trying to fool the American people with phony reforms, Congress should repeal all laws that violate the Fourth Amendment, starting with the PATRIOT Act.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

The War On Cash: Transparently Totalitarian





"The War on Cash is the attempt by governments to phase cash out of their economies. Governments hate cash because they hate the financial privacy cash makes possible. And they prefer that you keep your money in a bank to help prop up an unsound fractional reserve banking system." As Ron Paul warned, “The cashless society is the IRS’s dream: total knowledge of, and control over, the finances of every single American.”

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Ron Paul Exposes The Real War On The Middle Class





One of the great ironies of American politics is that most politicians who talk about helping the middle class support policies that, by expanding the welfare-warfare state, are harmful to middle-class Americans. Eliminating the welfare-warfare state would benefit middle-class Americans by freeing them from exorbitant federal taxes, including the Federal Reserve’s inflation tax.

 
George Washington's picture

The Founding Fathers Fought Against Inequality





But GOVERNMENT Is the Main Problem ... and Re-Distribution of Wealth Is NOT the Answer

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Ron Paul Tells Obama: "It's Time To Try Something New"





While some journalists here in the US have started to notice the strange series of opposition killings in Ukraine, the US government has yet to say a word.

Compare this to the US reaction when a single opposition figure was killed in Russia earlier this year.

 
Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Cyprus Provided a Template For the Coming Bank Holidays and Account Seizures





We need to consider the Cyprus “bail-in” and its implications. The reason for this is that this tiny country has provided the world with a template of what is eventually going to be a global phenomenon.

 
 
Tyler Durden's picture

330 Million Citizens & Only One Democrat Interested In Being President





You could ask 1000 people what characteristics they want in a president and 990 will describe Ron Paul. However, ask 1000 people what they think of Ron Paul and 990 will say he’s crazy. Why?? Because that’s what we’ve been told to think. So we think it. It is that simple. And that is why this country has been deteriorating for 100 years and really accelerating, faster each year for the past 15, toward utter collapse. But not to fear, the free fall is about to end… and with a thump.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Ron Paul Asks "Who Profits?" From The New Militarism





One of the most pervasive and dangerous myths of our time is that military spending benefits an economy. This could not be further from the truth. Such spending benefits a thin layer of well-connected and well-paid elites. It diverts scarce resources from meeting the needs and desires of a population and channels them into manufacturing tools of destruction. The costs may be hidden by the money-printing of the central banks, but they are eventually realized in the steady destruction of a currency.

 
Syndicate content
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!