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Ron Paul Like A Wrecking Ball! The Boss Weighs In On "Miss FED" & Crimea ~ CNBC

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Financial system deeply flawed: Ron Paul
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Ron Paul: US stirring up trouble in Crimea
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Ron Paul: Half of US economy is socialized
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Ron Paul: Crimea secedes. So what?
Residents of Crimea voted over the weekend on whether they would remain an autonomous region of Ukraine or join the Russian Federation. In so doing, they joined a number of countries and regions — including recently Scotland, Catalonia and Venice — that are seeking to secede from what they view as unresponsive or oppressive governments.

These latter three are proceeding without much notice, while the overwhelming Crimea vote to secede from Ukraine has incensed U.S. and European Union officials, and has led NATO closer to conflict with Russia than since the height of the Cold War.

What's the big deal? Opponents of the Crimea vote like to point to the illegality of the referendum. But self-determination is a centerpiece of international law. Article I of the United Nations Charter points out clearly that the purpose of the U.N. is to "develop friendly relations among nations based on respect for the principle of equal rights and self-determination of peoples."

Why does the U.S. care which flag will be hoisted on a small piece of land thousands of miles away?

Critics point to the Russian "occupation" of Crimea as evidence that no fair vote could have taken place. Where were these people when an election held in an Iraq occupied by U.S. troops was called a "triumph of democracy"?

Perhaps the U.S. officials who supported the unconstitutional overthrow of Ukraine's government should refocus their energies on learning our own Constitution, which does not allow the U.S. government to overthrow governments overseas or send a billion dollars to bail out Ukraine and its international creditors.
http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2014/03/17/crimea-ukra...



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We're having military execises with Ukraine

un freaking real

Government is supposed to protect our freedom, our property, our privacy, not invade it. Ron Paul 2007

amen brother Paul

They not only manipulate interest rates they manipulate the whole political system

Until the people get together on the big things that we all agree on like true freedom and nailing the coffin of corporatism shut for good.. Rand could put a unique coalition together and he'd beat neocon Hillery

Government is supposed to protect our freedom, our property, our privacy, not invade it. Ron Paul 2007

What do you guys say to

What do you guys say to smears like this: https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc3/t1.0-9/1911956_494284690676317_1181681984_n.png

and to statements of commenters such as this one:
"Truth is that Paul is supporting Putin 24/7 in the most disgusting and sick way by claiming that the annexation of Crimea is a legitimate democratic "secession" and blaming Americans for what is going on in Ukraine, parroting line by line the Kremlin propaganda about their "legitimate spheres of influence". That's not 'anti-interventionism' of any kind, but rather a direct and unqualified support for Russian military aggression. He is not even a 'useful idiot' anymore, but just an idiot.The picture is spot on, me thinks."

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They don't attack people

They don't attack people unless they are tilling the soil of stupidity.

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Ron Paul: US stirring up trouble in Crimea
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 11:23 AM ET
Former Congressman Ron Paul explains why he thinks it would be best for the U.S. to stay out of the Ukrainian conflict. "I think it was wrong for us to get involved and participate in the overthrow of the government," Paul says.
Source: CNBC.com
http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000259084&play=1
Financial system deeply flawed: Ron Paul
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 11:16 AM ET
Former Congressman Ron Paul discusses the "lack of confidence" in the free market system, rising interest rates and why the economy is not producing more jobs.
Source: CNBC.com
http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000259085&play=1
Ron Paul: Half of US economy is socialized
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 11:14 AM ET
The economy on the surface looks good but there are still a lot of problems out there, says former Congressman Ron Paul, discussing the ability of the Federal Reserve system to fix economic problems.
Source: CNBC.com
http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000256845&play=1
Ron Paul to Fed: Hands off interest rates!
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 9:27 AM ET
The ability to change interest rates is too much power for any one person, former Republican congressman Ron Paul told CNBC.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Drew Sandholm
http://www.cnbc.com/id/101507139

Was the video taken down?

Anyone have a tube? The CNBC link doesn't have the video.

*edit* waited 5 minutes and it was back up.

WOW!

Wrecking ball Ron, I like it!

Boom!

CNBC's Rick Santelli explains

CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how interest rates can obstruct capital growth.
http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000256845#eyJ2aWQiOiIz...

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Yes, and great answer - lack

Yes, and great answer - lack of confidence!

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