Philip Giraldi

Ph.D., Executive Director of the Council for the National Interest.

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July 22, 2021
Whither Afghanistan? Getting Out Is Harder Than Getting In

Given the lack of any deep thinking going on in the White House, Americans could easily find themselves in yet another Afghanistan.

July 15, 2021
Bomber Joe Biden Strikes Iraq and Syria: Retaliation Breeds More Incidents

Joe Biden is continuing down the path that began with George W. Bush, with military action used as a substitute for any real foreign policy.

July 8, 2021
A Country That Has Lost Its Way: U.S. Government and Corporations Combine to Strip Citizens of Their Rights

The Biden Administration is calling on Americans to spy on friends, neighbors and family and reporting any “extremist” views to the authorities.

July 1, 2021
America Leader of the Free World? How to Forget U.S. interference in Foreign Elections

Joe Biden should read up on the history of American political and military interventions, regime changes and electoral interference worldwide.

June 24, 2021
More on Domestic Terrorism: Who Will Be the Target?

We have been taught undesired and quite frankly hypocritical lessons by four presidents in a row and perhaps it is now time that we be left alone!

June 17, 2021
Israel on the Defensive: Congressmen Demonstrate Their True Allegiance

Ilhan Omar was right on all points, but still she had to surrender to the force majeure of Israel and its host of allies in the U.S. Congress.

June 10, 2021
The Israeli Government Is Changing, but Some Things Remain the Same

However, there is growing sentiment even in Congress and the Zionist controlled media that “what is wrong is wrong,” Phil Giraldi writes.

June 3, 2021
Abby Martin Beats the Israel Lobby: Attack on Free Speech and Association Fails Court Test

Abby Martin’s efforts must be applauded for she has won a major victory in the struggle to maintain freedom of speech in the United States.

May 27, 2021
Good News and Bad News: Biden Punts on Russia and Takes Some Heat on Afghanistan

The Establishment Foreign Policy has long advocated a policy of staying in Afghanistan until a political reliable government is established there.

May 20, 2021
Some Simple Lies Out of Washington: Who Is the Terrorist and Who Is the Victim?

There is no American interest that is served by allowing Israelis to kill Palestinians, Phil Giraldi writes.