Or so rich people want you to think. I think the idea is laughable, considering many of his positions exist because of the poor and minorities. Here are a few examples, and I welcome any debate on the issue. It makes as much sense as calling the sky red. You cannot spend an hour looking up Ron Paul on the net and consider this attack as tangible. -Position on the war on drugs. This is a clear effort for the poor and minorities, which is over 70% of the prison population. -Opposition to capital punishment. Why? Because those being executed are disproportionately minority. -In 2007 one of his top choices for a vice president was a black man. Rich people want to make Paul look like a racist because he is a clear and present threat to the flow of money in this country. He is a threat to the military industrial complex, he is a threat to the corrupt banking cartels oligarchy, he is a threat to cheap labor with an actual plan to secure the borders, he is a threat to the corruption which is rooted in dismissal of the constitution and the rule of law, he is a threat to the legal plunder that the economy is a symptom of.