Happy Halloween

Madame Speaker,

I have a few questions for my colleagues.

What if our foreign policy of the past century is deeply flawed and has not served our national security interests?

What if we wake up one day and realize that the terrorist threat is a predictable consequence of our meddling in the affairs of others? (and has nothing to do with us being free and prosperous)

What if propping up repressive regimes in the Middle East endangers both the United States and Israel?

What if occupying countries like Iraq and Afghanistan – and bombing Pakistan – is directly related to the hatred directed toward us?

What if someday it dawns on us that losing over 5,000 American military personnel in the Middle East since 9/11 is not a fair trade-off for the loss of nearly 3,000 American citizens, no matter how many Iraqi, Pakistani, and Afghan people are killed or displaced?

What if we finally decide that torture, even if called enhanced interrogation techniques, is self-destructive and produces no useful information – and that contracting it out to a third world nation is just as evil?

What if it is finally realized that war and military spending is always destructive to the economy?

What if all wartime spending is paid for through the deceitful and evil process of inflating and borrowing?

What if we finally see that wartime conditions always undermine personal liberty?

What if conservatives, who preach small government, wake up and realize that our interventionist foreign policy provides the greatest incentive to expand the government?

What if conservatives understood once again that their only logical position is to reject military intervention and managing an empire throughout the world?

What if the American people woke up and understood that the official reasons for going to war are almost always based on lies and promoted by war propaganda in order to serve special interests?

What if we as a nation came to realize that the quest for empire eventually destroys all great nations?

What if Obama has no intention of leaving Iraq?

What if a military draft is being planned for the wars that will spread if our foreign policy is not changed?

What if the American people learn the truth: that our foreign policy has nothing to do with national security and that it never changes from one administration to the next?

What if war and preparation for war is a racket serving the special interests?

What if President Obama is completely wrong about Afghanistan and it turns out worse than Iraq and Vietnam put together?

What if Christianity actually teaches peace and not preventive wars of aggression?

What if diplomacy is found to be superior to bombs and bribes in protecting America?

What happens if my concerns are completely unfounded – nothing!

What happens if my concerns are justified and ignored – nothing good!


  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=AAchurch AAchurch

    Crazy good. Happy holloween all.

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=SirSly420 SirSly420

    Damn that kid has some serious skills ! Great job !

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=32whatsup 32whatsup

    Rand Paul’s pro-liberty record:

    Filibustered the Patriot Act

    Prevented a bill from being interpreted as authorizing war on Iran/Syria

    Introduced a bill to end warrantless drone surveillance

    Voted against CISPA and SOPA

    Opposes the TSA

    Blocked an increase in the minimum punishment for drug crimes

    Opposes the NDAA

    Removed a provision that would’ve allowed detainment even with a court ruling of innocence

    Thumbs up if you support RAND PAUL 2016

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=feeliicia feeliicia

    very nice!

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=264rockstar 264rockstar

    Kids got skills.

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=kasaibouF29 kasaibouF29


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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=Gary%20Harden Gary Harden

    Terrorists come from us droning countries, occupying them and giving blindly foreign aid.

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=ohedd ohedd

    Ron Paul

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=WORRO01 WORRO01

    With all my ol Heart I love Ron Paul, and no matter which PUPPET gets “elected” Ron Paul IS and ALWAYS will be, mine and millions of other fellow country men and women’s President, PERIODE!

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=philateliceun philateliceun

    insane, I didn’t knew that was possible with a pumpkin.

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=xbradx11 xbradx11

    Of course, I’m voting Gary too, but the main thing is if we can get Gary to 5% of the vote, he’ll receive federal funding for the Libertarian Party of 2016. This will help other candidates too :)

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=Imetalman2000 Imetalman2000

    Great Speech!!

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=BloodTar BloodTar

    Beautiful work of art.

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=raspberrymuffin raspberrymuffin

    Both democrats and republicans alike call Ron Paul “kooky” when he says things like this. Yet his claims are the only ones that show any actual evidence and have any real logic behind it. All the “small-goverment, Jesus-like” republicans and “social equality, pro-peace” democrats have done is prove that imperialism and corporatism are their main interests, not what’s best for the American people.

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=shilelea shilelea

    i think im gonna write in “the pumpkin with ron pauls face on it, placed on top of the body of a decapitated Arnold Schwarzenegger.”

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=CharlieSmurffy CharlieSmurffy

    This is amazing. President Paul! President Paul!

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=cavil0510 cavil0510


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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=unhealthycarrot unhealthycarrot

    No fucking way, hahahahaha

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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=Dsi1ver Dsi1ver


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  • http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=miamihurricane555 miamihurricane555

    NO IT’S NOT he turned ron paul into the grim reaper!!!

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