Wednesday - Nov 25, 2020

COLUMN

  • Ron Paul: Coronavirus is the New ‘Terrorism’

    Ron Paul: Coronavirus is the New ‘Terrorism’

    Politicians will never resist the temptation to use crises as excuses to gain more power   by Ron Paul   House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has proposed the next multi-trillion dollar “coronavirus relief” spending bill that will support testing, tracing, treatment, isolation, and mask policies that have been part of a “national strategic plan” she has

  • Trump must back Iraq withdrawal promise with action

    Trump must back Iraq withdrawal promise with action

    Trump’s promise to bring troops home from overseas wars sounds very good. But it’s time to see some real action   by Ron Paul   Earlier this month, while meeting with the Iraqi Prime Minister, President Trump reaffirmed his intent to remove all US troops from Iraq. “We were there and now we’re getting out.

  • Love to the country – my beautiful Bolivia

    Love to the country – my beautiful Bolivia

    by Enrique Bachinelo   On Aug. 6, 2020, dedicated to paying tribute to the forgers of the Republic of Bolivia, passed without major significance for the first time in its history. It is a shame that a date of great significance for Bolivian citizens is tarnished by the presence of the coronavirus pandemic that settled

  • Is racism responsible for today’s Black problems?

    Is racism responsible for today’s Black problems?

    by Walter E. Williams   I doubt whether any American would defend the police treatment of George Floyd that led to his death. But many Americans are supporting some of the responses to Floyd’s death — rioting, looting, wanton property destruction, assaults on police and other kinds of mayhem by both whites and blacks. The pretense

  • The media is lying about the “second wave”

    The media is lying about the “second wave”

    by Ron Paul   For months, the Washington Post and the rest of the mainstream media kept a morbid Covid-19 “death count” on their front pages and at the top of their news broadcasts. The coronavirus outbreak was all about the number of dead. The narrative was intended to boost governors like Cuomo in New

  • Insults to Black History

    Insults to Black History

    by Walter E. Williams   Many whites are ashamed, saddened and feel guilty about our history of slavery, Jim Crow and gross racial discrimination. Many black people remain angry over the injustices of the past and what they see as injustices of the present. Both blacks and whites can benefit from a better appreciation of black

  • Listening to the coronavirus “experts” has led to death and despair

    Listening to the coronavirus “experts” has led to death and despair

    by Ron Paul   On April 21st the Washington Post savaged Georgia governor Brian Kemp’s decision to begin opening his state after locking down for weeks. “Georgia leads the race to become America’s No. 1 Death Destination,” sneered the headline. The author, liberal pundit Dana Milbank, actually found the possibility of Georgians dying to be hilarious,

  • Will depression II dictate Trump’s fate?   

    Will depression II dictate Trump’s fate?  

    by Patrick J. Buchanan   As of April 30, the coronavirus pandemic has killed 61,500 Americans in two months and induced the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression. And if history is our guide, the economic crisis, which has produced 30 million unemployed Americans in six weeks, may prove more enduring, ruinous and historic