Author: Lew Rockwell

Beware Awakening China

Beware Awakening China By Eric S. Margolis for Lew Rockwell “China is a sleeping giant.  Let her sleep, for when she wakes she will move the world.”  Napoleon France’s future emperor never saw China, but he was wise enough to understand its immense...

Fake MAGA, Fake Markets

Fake MAGA, Fake Markets by David Stockman via Lew Rockwell We don’t put a lot of stock in the CNN/MSM running meme that the Donald is a fount of endless lies. Most of what they call “lies” are debatable facts...

Protesting the Abolition of Man

Protesting the Abolition of Man By Bionic Mosquito for Lew Rockwell Earlier this year, Dennis Danielson gave the 22nd annual Weston Lecture at Augustine College in Ottawa, entitled Against the Ongoing Abolition of Man (video here). Dennis Danielson is an intellectual historian who has written about...

“White Guilt” and Christianity

“White Guilt” and Christianity By Jack Kerwick for Lew Rockwell A recent email discussion between a theologically diverse group of right-of-center friends—Christians, Jews, agnostics, and atheists—provided much food for thought. Is Christianity the main culprit for what one interlocutor aptly referred...

Will Bibi’s War Become America’s War?

Will Bibi’s War Become America’s War? by Patrick J. Buchanan Why is Netanyahu now admitting to Israel’s role in the strikes in Lebanon, Syria and Iraq? Why has he begun threatening Iran itself and even the Houthi rebels in Yemen?...

When, If Ever, Can We Lay This Burden Down?

When, If Ever, Can We Lay This Burden Down? By Patrick J. Buchanan via Lew Rockwell Friday, President Donald Trump met in New Jersey with his national security advisers and envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, who is negotiating with the Taliban to bring...

The Enemies of Our Civilization

The Enemies of Our Civilization By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. for Lew Rockwell The Left is the most dangerous ideological phenomenon in the history of mankind. It glorifies poverty, the total state, and mass death. The Left wants to destroy Western...

Tulsi Gabbard Gets Some Vindication

Tulsi Gabbard Gets Some Vindication By Scott Ritter via Lew Rockwell In the aftermath of the second Democratic primary debate on July 31, Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard emerged as the most Googled of all candidates, an indication that her performance (which...

Risk of Nuclear Conflict in Asia Grows

Risk of Nuclear Conflict in Asia Grows By Eric S. Margolis for Lew Rockwell Special for LewRockwell.com Two of the world’s most important powers, India and Pakistan, are locked into an extremely dangerous confrontation over the bitterly disputed Himalayan mountain state...

After Mueller Debacle, Where Do Democrats Go?

After Mueller Debacle, Where Do Democrats Go? by Patrick J. Buchanan The Republican message of Wednesday: Proceed with hearings to impeach and there will be blood on the floor. The Democrats who were looking to cast Robert Mueller as the...

Who’s Afraid of William Barr?

Who’s Afraid of William Barr? By Stephen F. Cohen via Lew Rockwell William Barr, a two-time attorney general who served at the CIA in the 1970s, would seem to be an ultimate Washington insider. According to his Wikipedia biography, he has—or he...

Who Wants This War with Iran?

Who Wants This War with Iran? By Patrick J. Buchanan for Lew Buchanan Speaking on state TV of the prospect of a war in the Gulf, Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei seemed to dismiss the idea. “There won’t be any war....

Let Venezuela Decide Its Own Destiny

Let Venezuela Decide Its Own Destiny By Patrick J. Buchanan via Lew Rockwell “Who would be free themselves must strike the blow… “By their right arms the conquest must be wrought.” So wrote Lord Byron of Greece’s war of independence against...

Did the President Obstruct Justice?

Did the President Obstruct Justice? By Andrew P. Napolitano for Lew Rockwell When the Department of Justice designated Robert Mueller as special counsel to take over the FBI investigation of the Trump campaign in May 2017, Mueller’s initial task was to...

The China Hoax – Is China Being Framed?

The China Hoax – Is China Being Framed? by Godfree Roberts via Lew Rockwell Propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state. Noam Chomsky. I was researching Chinese censorship when–irony of ironies–I fell afoul of...