Is Ron Paul the American Churchill?

Goethe once said that “talent is hitting a target no one else can hit. Genius is hitting a target that no one else can see.” On Sept. 10, 2003, Ron Paul spoke to the House Financial Services Committee: “Despite the long-term damage to the economy inflicted by the government’s interference in the housing market, theContinue reading “Is Ron Paul the American Churchill?”

How FDR got us out of the Great Depression: Lessons for today

Conservatives and Liberals still argue about government’s role in ending the Great Depression and many people see the discussion more relevant today than ever before.  Conservatives point to a compelling 2004 study by two UCLA economics professors showing that Roosevelt’s New Deal policies actually prolonged the recovery.  Written four years before the recent crisis theContinue reading “How FDR got us out of the Great Depression: Lessons for today”

Ron Paul and the conspiracy of history

Not since 1939, when Winston Churchill’s lonely, defiant voice called the Nazi’s for what they really were, has anybody this old, been this right about something so dangerously missed by the rest of the public.    For the last decade, Ron Paul, a stubborn, ridiculed, white haired, Texas congressman, has been a persistent, irritating, lonelyContinue reading “Ron Paul and the conspiracy of history”