Dr. Paul Craig Roberts details Washington’s fight with Russia, and delivers high praise for President Putin’s masterful strategy in Syria, in his new book “The Neoconservative Threat to World Order” It’s a fascinating contrast of mistakes in Washington’s assumptions of its hegemonic power, versus Putin’s strategy of pulling European vassal states away from their Washington Overlord. Dr. Roberts argues a bigger game is at play than Washington yet recognizes or understands, as Putin shows Europe a world where Washington will no longer hold sway. Scott Bennett guests in the second hour, following up on Dr. Roberts analysis of the NeoCons’ fatal flaws, and why Donald Trump is emerging as front-runner to kick the Neocons out of the Temple of Power in both parties.
Dr. Roberts’ new book is a compendium of essays dealing with Washington’s destabilization of Ukraine and its ongoing threats against Russia. Roberts sees this new Cold War as rooted in the neoconservative doctrine of world hegemony., based on the Wolfowitz Doctrine and the Project for the New American Century, which became the blueprint for NATO’s expansion to Russia’, s borders and the growing threat of nuclear war that we are faced with today.
My beloved friends and family at TFR— This is my last show on TFR. I can scarcely believe that 10 years ago, on Sept 7, 2013, I kicked off my first show interviewing Vince Palamara on his book, “Survivor’s Guilt” on the Kennedy assassination. Through all these years, your love and encouragement has meant the...