Why Paul Craig Roberts quit: “It’s futile to write about what’s happening…the wars, the police state, the lack of our civil liberties, as long as the event that set those in motion, itself, can’t be analyzed.” “It’s impossible for experts, even, to bring facts.” & “The people fall for everything.” “The people are just so gullible.” “Really nothing can be done.”

Related: Paul Craig Roberts says “Good-bye.” Militarism and corporate greed will now run their course. As the pen is censored and its might extinguished, I am signing off.

Transcribed by Jeff Fenske

“It makes you wonder what will be the consequence of the recklessness of the United States’ government when there is a nuclear armed Soviet Union and a China….

We could see the United States’ government doing what Hitler did. He marched off into Russia and destroyed himself in it. How will our destruction come about?”



Paul Craig Roberts (born April 3, 1939 age 71 – ed.], in Atlanta, Georgia) is an economist and a nationally syndicated columnist for Creators Syndicate. He served as an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration earning fame as a co-founder of Reaganomics.”[1] He is a former editor and columnist for the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, and Scripps Howard News Service. Roberts has been a critic of both Democratic and Republican administrations.

He has written or co-written eight books, contributed chapters to numerous books and has published many articles in journals of scholarship. He has testified before congressional committees on 30 occasions on issues of economic policy. His writings frequently appear on OpEdNews, Antiwar.com, VDARE.com. Lew Rockwell‘s web site, CounterPunch, and the American Free Press. Roberts has been featured as a guest on the Political Cesspool radio show. (Wikipedia)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLExhuC6-2U]Alex’s Farewell Interview with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts on The Alex Jones Show

April 07, 2010 — Alex welcomes back to the show economist and a nationally syndicated columnist Paul Craig Roberts, who recently announced his journalistic retirement in an article entitled “Truth Has Fallen and Taken Liberty With It.” He served as an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration. Mr. Roberts is the author of several books, including The Tyranny of Good Intentions: How Prosecutors and Bureaucrats Are Trampling the Constitution in the Name of Justice and How the Economy Was Lost: The War of the Worlds.





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