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Keith Preston

Attack the System: Interview with Paul Gottfried

My interview with Gottfried on VOR. ———————————————————————————————- Keith Preston interviews Paul Gottfried. Topics include: The core characteristics that distinguish the Right from the Left, including a belief in the necessity and legitimacy of organic hierarchy, respect for the limitations imposed by human nature, and a preference for tradition […]

Ron Paul’s Anti-Imperialism

Article by Andrew Levine. This is an interesting critique of Ron Paul from a neo-Marxist perspective. While it makes some interesting arguments, and is likely correct is its assessment of the futility of the Ron Paul campaign, it also engages in a lot of unnecessary overreach. The reason […]

A Fitting Symbol of the American Empire

Article by Sheldon Richman. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————– The image of four U.S. marines urinating on the corpses of Afghan fighters is a fitting symbol of American intervention in Central Asia and the Middle East. That picture will live forever in the memories of people in the region, along with the […]

The Religious Right: Not So Worried About Morals After All

By Bill Anderson. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– As the returns from South Carolina come in, we find that about two-thirds of SC Republican voters are evangelicals, and the evangelicals have spoken loudly: If Democrats are adulterers, they are evil, but if it is a Republican, well, all is forgiven. I’m sure […]

Progressives Cover Themselves With Shame in NH Primary

Article by John Walsh. It’s official. The Left is formally dead as an enemy of the Empire. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- For the Left, the big news of the New Hampsire primary has been greeted with an embarrassed silence. For there the progressive wing of the Democratic Party, for example “Progressive” […]

Washington Moves the World Closer to War

From Paul Craig Roberts new website. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Since my January 11 column http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2012/01/11/the-next-war-on-washingtons-agenda/and the news alert posted on January 14 http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2012/01/14/news-alert/, more confirmation that Washington is moving the world toward a dangerous war has appeared. The Obama regime is using its Ministry of Propaganda, a.k.a., the American media, to spread […]

CNN Republican debate audience cheers Ron Paul's call to end Drug War

Watch the video. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— In the Nov. 22nd Republican debate on CNN Ron Paul was asked about the Drug War. He called it a “failure” and said the US should handle illegal drugs the same as alcohol. “Al least sick people should be able to get marijuana”. He […]

Weighing Planks in a Political Program

Article by Anthony Gregory. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– I have noticed many progressives opposed to Ron Paul will say something like this: “Ron Paul might be right on the drug war, bailouts of Wall Street, the war in Afghanistan, and civil liberties issues, but these are exceptions to an otherwise horrible […]

Who Wants War With Iran?

Article by Pat Buchanan. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- On Sept. 21, 1976, as his car rounded Sheridan Circle on Embassy Row, former Chilean ambassador Orlando Letelier was assassinated by car bomb. Ronni Moffitt, a 25-year-old American woman who worked with Letelier at the leftist Institute for Policy Studies, died with him. […]

Money and Energy Scarcity

Article by Stuart Bramhall. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— The second part of Fleeing Vesuvius is entitled “Innovation in business, money and finance.” It draws on the main theme of Part I, describing how the current economic crisis is a direct result of fossil fuel scarcity and spiking energy costs. The second section focuses […]

But Mitt, What Will You Do If The Free Marketers Take Over?

Article by Kevin Carson. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— Whatever his other shortcomings, I get plenty of entertainment from watching Mitt Romney on the news. His personality type — privileged white boy, executive-type hair, born with a silver foot in his mouth — reminds me of how much I miss Dan Quayle. […]

The Lowdown on “Vulture Capitalism”

Article by David D’Amato. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— Increasingly desperate to knock GOP frontrunner Mitt Romney off track, would-be nominees Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum have made the former Massachusetts Governor’s tenure at Bain Capital a campaign issue. The core of their criticism is that while capitalism and its venture variant […]

The Persian Gulf Is Boiling

Article by Russell Longcore. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- Here are the facts as I see them: • Iran has had a nuclear energy program for nearly 40 years. They use nuclear reactors to produce electricity. • Iran is being accused by Western nations of enriching radioactive materials with the intent of […]

CNN Poll: Congressional approval hits all-time low

From CNN. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– Washington (CNN) – Only 11% of Americans approve of how Congress is handling its job, according to a new CNN/ORC International poll released Monday. That’s a new record for this measure on a CNN survey; the previous all-time low approval rating for Congress was 14%, set […]

Vote?

Article by Fred Reed. —————————————————————————————————————————————————-   Vote? Why? What candidate in the quadrennial resurrection of the Mickey Mouse club wants to do anything that I want done?

Many Americans gave up hope last year – 2012 will be worse

From The Guardian. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Middle-aged people who thought they would be unemployed for a few months have realised that they were, in fact, forcibly retired. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA The year 2011 will be remembered as the time when many ever-optimistic Americans began to give up hope. President John […]

Pa Woman Fired Over Fake Penis

From NBC Philadelphia. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— A northeastern Pennsylvania woman claims she was fired from her job for wearing a prosthetic penis to work while contemplating gender reassignment. Pauline Davis filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Wednesday against J&J Snack Foods Corp. over her termination from the company’s plant in […]

Millionaire CEO, 76, 'breaks waiter's finger' for bad service at private fine dining club

From The Daily Mail. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- A 76-year-old millionaire allegedly broke a waiter’s finger in an exclusive restaurant because he brought him the bill. John Castle was with his wife Marianne at Club-Colette, a private dining club in Palm Beach, Florida, when Paul Kucik, 57, gave him the bill […]

World’s Biggest Zombies

Article by Bill Bonner. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Not much action at the end of last week… Gold closed the week over $1,600. Oil remained over $100. The show goes on! We are watching the destruction of an empire. All empires must go away sometime. They are natural things. And nature […]

Video shows what appear to be U.S. Marines urinating on bodies

From CNN. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— A number of websites including TMZ and YouTube posted a video Wednesday showing four men dressed in U.S. Marine Corps combat gear urinating on the apparently dead bodies of three men sprawled on the ground in front of them. One of the men says, “Have […]

The Hindu Girl Video

By Ian Huyett. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- I like that Martin Luther King slammed interventionism and warned that it would backfire, but, even more, I like King’s emotional oratorical style. Let’s consider, in honor of Martin Luther King day, a different viral video featuring similarly impassioned oratory. In this excerpt, a 13-year-old girl, […]

Attack the System: Anarchism, Secession and the Relevance of These to the Alternative Right

My inaugural broadcast for Voice of Reason. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Attack the System: Anarchism, Secession and the Relevance of These to the Alternative Right January 12, 2012 This is the debut show of Attack the System! Keith Preston discusses: His own political journey from the radical left to the alternative right; […]

Why America Failed

Article by Thomas N. Naylor. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- With the publication of his courageous new book, Why America Failed (John Wiley, 2012), Morris Berman has become one of the very first well-known, left-wing writers to acknowledge that not only is the American Empire in decline, but that it is completely unfixable.  In […]

What War with Iran Might Look Like

Article by Philip Giraldi. We gotta get rid of those neocons. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Back in September 2007 I wrote an article for Antiwar.com called “What World War III May Look Like.” The article, which presumed that an incident involving U.S. troops on the border between Iraq and Iran could […]

Justin Raimondo: The Rothbardian-Rockwellian "Right Wing Populist" Strategy Worked!

Check out the “spirited” exchange between Justin and and the “bleeding heart libertarians” in the comments thread. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– To begin with, the idea that you and the rest of the “bleeding heart libertarians” on this blog are libertarians is the result of a misunderstanding. Are we really supposed […]

El Paso county in Colorado Passes Resolution Nullifying the National Defense Authorization Act

Another move towards pan-secessionism. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– El PASO COUNTY, Colo. – (January 13, 2012)  Introduced by Commissioner Peggy Littleton. Co-authored by Kim Green of Freedom Action Coalition. Stewart Rhodes is working with Ms. Green to improve the resolution for others to use. Resolution to Preserve Habeas Corpus and Civil […]

Paul-Haters Caught Planning To Dress Up As KKK, Pose As Paul Supporters

From The End Run. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————   TheEndRun.com January 13, 2012 Coming on the heels of last week’s dirty deception by the Huntsman campaign, several rabidly anti-Ron Paul political activists have been caught planning another vicious “false flag”-style dirty trick against the presidential candidate and his supporters, this time in […]

Jonathan Bowden on the Left

The Left as neo-Christianity. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Jonathan Bowden joins Richard to discuss the essence of the Left–its history, deeper meaning, and future.

Jonathan Bowden on the New Right

Another interview conducted by Richard Spencer. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Jonathan Bowden joins Richard to discuss Alain de Benoist and the thought and history of the European New Right.

Ollie North: Still a Scumbag After All These Years

The last time I ever voted was to vote against this guy when he ran for Senate in Virginia in 1994. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Decorated military veteran and best-selling author Oliver North tells Newsmax that, with the recently announced cuts to the U.S. military, the Obama regime is looking like […]

The Ron Paul-Military Alliance Is The Biggest Threat To The Rotten Establishment

Interesting. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– The brightest spot on the American political scene is the Ron Paul-Military alliance. Anyone who is paying attention to the 2012 presidential race knows that Dr. Paul is the only military candidate, while his Republican foes and President Obama are the Wall Street candidates. Dr. Paul […]

Advice to a Generic Candidate

Article by Fred Reed. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- Last night on the lobotomy box I encountered yet another candidate for the presidency, a Mr. Sanctorum, threatening to make war on Iran. I can’t decide whether the idea is more frightening than fascinating, or fascinating than frightening. I do suggest that the […]

Texas woman accused of beheading, eating infant son

Hmmm. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Otty Sanchez is accused of decapitating and mutilating her infant son, Scott Wesley Buchholz Sanchez, who was born June 30. Photo: Courtesy Photo / SL   The 33-year-old woman who police said decapitated her infant son and ate parts of his body had been diagnosed with […]

Microsoft Patents ‘Avoid Ghetto’ Feature For GPS Devices

WTF? ——————————————————————————————————————————————————– Microsoft has been granted a patent for its “avoid ghetto” feature for GPS devices. A GPS device is used to find shortcuts and avoid traffic, but Microsoft’s patent states that a route can be plotted for pedestrians to avoid an “unsafe neighborhood or being in an open area […]

Anarcho-Sellouts

Article by Richard Spencer. ————————————————————————————————– I can’t say that I’ve been supportive of the “Anonymous” online movement—the collective of hackers associated with, among other things, the outlandish wiki-page Encylopedia Dramatica, the antiwar Wikileaks.com, and various denial-of-service attacks against Master Card, PayPal, and the federal government. That said, even […]

Marine biologist could get 20 years in prison for feeding whales

Article by Eric Pfeiffer. —————————————————————————————————– A California marine biologist is facing up to 20 years in prison and half a million dollars in fines for allegedly feeding a group of killer whalesand then altering footage of the incident and lying to authorities. In addition to her carrying out […]