Russia in the Cross-Hairs

PCR is always very good value, apart from his blind spot that Ronald Reagan was instrumental in introducing the neo-liberal/economic rationalist policies which Paul condemns … not to mention Reagan calling the Soviet Union the “Evil Empire” (projection/ascription) and so re-igniting hostilities with Russia even before the Soviet Union imploded … and not to mention the Star Wars provocation.

This is not to detract from what Paul writes now, but he cannot face the fact that decades ago he was part of the Reagan admin, which was very anti-Russian, so some things never change.

EU: Ramshackle Empire

Russia In The Cross Hairs

Paul Craig Roberts

Washington’s attack on Russia has moved beyond the boundary of the absurd into the realm of insanity.

The New Chief of the US Broadcasting Board of Governors, Andrew Lack, has declared the Russian news service, RT, which broadcasts in multiple languages, to be a terrorist organization equivalent to Boko Haram and the Islamic State, and Standard and Poor’s just downgraded Russia’s credit rating to junk status.

Today RT International interviewed me about these insane developments.

In prior days when America was still a sane country, Lack’s charge would have led to him being laughed out of office. He would have had to resign and disappear from public life. Today in the make-believe world that Western propaganda has created, Lack’s statement is taken seriously…

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OK "Know Thyself." Socrates. "To thine own self be true." Socrates. "The unexamined life is not worth living." Socrates. That about sums me up, but of course is an ongoing attempt which I do not expect to fully realize, even if maybe such as Socrates and Jung did in their last moments.
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