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But I think not. Reason is an important part of human existence. Some are capable of it. Imagination and creativity can escape chains. Good can withstand evil. The extraordinary film, The Matrix, affirmed that people could be unplugged. I believe that even americans can be unplugged. If I give up this belief, I will cease writing.

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Dr. Roberts was Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury for Economic Policy in the Reagan Administration. He was associate editor and columnist with the Wall Street Journal, columnist for Business Week and the Scripps Howard News Service. He is a contributing editor to Gerald Celente's Trends Journal. He has had numerous university appointments. His book, The Failure of Laissez Faire Capitalism and Economic Dissolution of the West is available here. His latest book,  How America Was Lost, has just been released and can be ordered here.

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"I believe that even americans can be unplugged." ... by Marika on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 8:01:27 AM
his grave, thank you PCR. Your articles get better... by bogi666 on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 8:35:52 AM
Great comment.... by Ned Lud on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 9:00:14 AM
Unless ordinary people are not only  awakened... by Ernie Messerschmidt on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 8:42:34 AM
supposed to be secured.  In fact, most peopl... by Mark Adams JD/MBA on Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 at 12:21:31 PM
To know that others are hanging on to hope, with s... by Daniel Geery on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 10:25:27 AM
How was liberty lost? The criminals took over more... by Ernie Messerschmidt on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 11:43:04 AM
It is a sad fact that we diligent voters elected t... by Walter J Smith on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 4:20:55 PM
very good piece, Mr Roberts is one of the handful ... by siamdave on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 8:40:36 PM
It's always unexpected, shocking, and awesome, tha... by Jim Arnold on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 9:52:16 PM
This article - by a former Reagan official - remin... by Scott Baker on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 at 1:39:52 AM
Former Reagan official comes with his revelation w... by BFalcon on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 at 2:55:17 AM
PCR proves to us that  even Reagan people cou... by Mark Sashine on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 at 8:21:52 AM
Paul, liberty was lost when the country became an ... by Alan MacDonald on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 at 11:00:23 AM
Time for a collection of these articles into a boo... by Thomas Brown on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 at 11:42:28 AM
Thank you PCR for your continuing working to poten... by Tom Madison on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 at 3:53:03 PM
This is certainly amongst your best works............ by Kevin Kakareka on Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 at 12:01:47 PM