Ron Paul

Ron Paul

Dr. Ron Paul is a former Republican member of Congress from Texas and perhaps the only voice in Washington still advocating "limited" government in the Jeffersonian tradition. He has delivered several stunning addresses before Congress, including: "Sorry, Mr. Franklin, We Are All Democrats Now" and "We've Been Neo-Conned." Ron Paul is also the author of The Revolution: A Manifesto, End The Fed, Liberty Defined, and The School Revolution: A New Answer for Our Broken Education System.

Ron Paul's Recent Articles

MaestroAll Eyes on the Swiss Gold Referendum

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The Swiss gold referendum in November is far more important that many people realize. The outcome could quell or confirm doubts about the amount of physical gold available at the New York Fed. And that could send the price of gold higher by multiples. Dr. Ron Paul brings you up to speed on what's happening in Switzerland...


VideoThe Event that Launched My Political Career

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In the summer of 1971 - when Nixon closed the gold window - the dollar made its final transformation to a purely paper currency. Today Ron Paul explains why this was such a turning point in his career and why it was this moment that helped him realize he should run for Congress...


MaestroWhy a Return to Sound Money is Nearly Impossible

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Many Americans recognize Dr. Ron Paul as the leading voice for sound money in the U.S. What many may not know, however, is that it was the end of Bretton Woods that launched Dr. Paul's political mission. Today, he reflects on his years in Congress and his admission that a political path to sound money is still unlikely. Read on...


Extra!Why US Sanctions on Russia Could Tank the Dollar

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As the US continues to pummel Russia with a barrage of sanctions, the effects may be more far-reaching that many previously considered. Today, Ron Paul explains how these sanctions actually hurt European banks, and why prolonging them could actually be bad for the US dollar. Read on...


MaestroThe Most Important Thing Holding Up the US Dollar

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Historically speaking, currencies come and go all the time. And with so much of the current financial system based on blind faith in a single central bank, the dollar may be on its way out. Today, Dr. Ron Paul wonders if the world is about to witness the beginning of the end of the US dollar-based monetary system...


America Can’t Afford to Save Ukrainian Democracy

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Despite so much positive sentiment surrounding the US economy, the fact remains that the US is still struggling under the weight of an unbearable load of debt. So who in his right mind would think it is a good time to start a war with Russia over Ukraine? Dr. Ron Paul explains...


More Money for Welfare, Warfare and Wonder Woman

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Last week, Congress passed a one trillion dollar “omnibus” appropriation bill. What is the US government spending money on now? Oh, the usual... The expansion of the welfare and warfare states - allocating even more money to Obamacare and lining the pockets of big defense contractors... Oh and Wonder Woman. Ron Paul explains...


Obamacare: A Parasite Intent on Killing Its Host

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Let's assume Obamacare really will accomplish all it claims... Paying for it would still plunge the country into poverty! This solves nothing. Ron Paul explains why the government, like any household struggling with bills to pay, should prioritize its budget...


The Mythical Merits of Paper Money

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You've heard the old saying, "Nothing worth having ever comes easy." Well, when it comes to the Fed's "easy money" policies, that couldn't be any more true. Ron Paul explains how this "easy money" is just a myth that only makes real growth and prosperity more and more difficult to obtain. Read on...