OILIGARGHY: ‘Horsemen of the Apocalypse’, Big Oil, Bigger Lies (Part 2) – By Dick Russell

Source – whowhatwhy.org – “…A 1982 corporate primer produced by the company’s environmental affairs office recognized that “major reductions in fossil fuel combustion” would be required; otherwise, “there are some potentially catastrophic events that must be considered. Once the effects are measurable, they might not be reversible – Exxon marked this disturbing document “not to…

OILIGARGHY: Neocolonial ‘Modus Operandi’, The End of Anglo-American Hegemony – By Dean Henderson

Source – hendersonlefthook.wordpress.com – Not long ago, Chocolate Oligarchs and their fascist gendarmes seized Ukraine’s fertile wheat and barley fields, whilst bankster-funded Islamist rebels took Mosul & the adjacent Kirkuk oilfield – one of the world’s largest – for Exxon Mobil. BRIC nations saw imperial over-reach and, led by Putin, busied themselves preparing for the…

OILIGARGHY: JP Morgan Chase & The Saudi Oil Colony – By Dean Henderson (Archive)

Source – hendersonlefthook.wordpress.com – ARAMCO: With 261 billion barrels of crude oil lying beneath its soil, Saudi Arabia remains the lynchpin in the international oil grab presided over by the Four Horsemen.  As Joseph Story, Middle East analyst and former ARAMCO executive once said, “Only one factor is involved in where the price of oil is…

REALPOLITIK: The Middle East, Rapid Tectonic Changes on Regional Chessboard – By Peter Korzun

Source – strategic-culture.org – “…Egypt is set to receive one million barrels of petroleum per day from Iraq. Saudi Arabia had informed Egypt that shipments of oil products expected under a $23 billion aid deal were been halted indefinitely, suggesting a deepening rift between the countries. From now on, Egypt will enjoy as much oil as it needs…

AMERIKA: How to Make America Great Again with Other People’s Money – By Dmitri Orlov

Source – cluborlov.blogspot.ca – “…If Trump doesn’t crack open the chocolate egg that is Saudi Arabia and run off with the toy inside, then somebody else will. Saudi Arabia’s days are numbered. For now, it is still rich in money, oil, sand and imbeciles, but it is burning through the first two faster and faster.…

OILIGARGHY: Is the U.S. Government Secretly Allied with America’s Enemies?

Source – strategic-culture.org – “…The Obama Administration was arguing that it’s necessary to hold the royal Sauds and their vassals harmless for whatever they did to finance and organize the 9/11 attacks, because otherwise there would be jeopardy “to America’s own officials working overseas who enjoy the same immunity.” In other words, the Administration’s argument…

OILIGARCHY: ‘Blood for Oil’, The Quest for Fuel in World War II – By Michael Antonucci

Source – eiaonline.com – “…The war was decided by engines and octane.” – Joseph Stalin…”Above all, petrol governed every movement.” – Winston Churchill….With 50 years and a million pages of analysis between us and the events of World War II, it is easy to forget the lessons learned at that time. Today, with armed forces…

OILIGARGHY: The Catastrophic Consequences Of Peak Oil Demand – By Zainab Calcuttawala

Source – oilprice.com – “…the world inches closer to making a carbon-neutral world possible, but careful consideration of the geopolitical ramifications should also be made. The domestically fragile oil producers – which more closely resemble an oil-soaked house of cards than stable nations – will need major economic attention as renewables and natural gas become the…

OILIGARCHY: ‘There Will Be Blood’, Big Oil and the Attack Dogs

Source – occupy.com – “… Asymmetrical economic systems require asymmetrical power relationships – hierarchies in which vastly different sets of rules govern. These systems place cops and soldiers into personified states of exception, even while dehumanizing, and ultimately abandoning, the bodies that occupy the uniforms and titles”: (People Vs Big Oil, Part II: A Mosaic…

REALPOLITIK: ‘The End of the American Century’, Russia, Turkey, Israel and a New Balance of Power – By F. William Engdahl

Source – journal-neo.org – ‘…Russian involvement in the stalled Israeli gas development would reduce financial risk for Israeli offshore gas operations and increase the gas fields’ security, as Russian allies like Hezbollah in Lebanon or Iran wouldn’t dare target Russian joint ventures…This seems to be what’s unfolding now. If true, it is one of the…

OILIGARGHY: ‘Floating the Fed’s House of Cards’, Oil Fiefdoms and the Petrodollar Shuffle – By Dean Henderson

Source – hendersonlefthook.wordpress.com – “…An example of this utilization of local elites as surrogates can be seen through  …Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Sultan of Brunei, a tiny oil enclave on the island of Borneo, where Royal Dutch/Shell holds a virtual monopoly over the oil industry…The Sultan of Brunei is reported to be worth over $60 billion…

OILIGARCHY: ‘For Purely Technical Reasons’, Suburban Castle’s & Magic Chariot’s – By Dimitri Orlov

Source – cluborlov.blogspot.ca – “…And so the reason half of the US population now lives in suburbia and drives has nothing to do with their needs, and everything to do with the need to sell them gasoline. Some people may react negatively to the idea that their suburban castle and their magic chariot are all…

KILL THE MESSENGER: The Mysterious Death of Inventor Tom Ogle – By Cynthia Cuevas, Isabel Hernandez and Ruth Vise

Source – epcc.libguides.com – “…On April 30, 1977, a Times reporter, the young inventor and his assistant drove the experimental car equipped with the vaporized fuel system to Deming, N.M. The goal: to prove that with his system, a car could travel 200 miles on just two gallons of gas. On that Saturday, the 24-year-old did just that”: (The Mysterious…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: ‘Go Green or Go Home’, How Renewable Energy Could Fully Replace Fossil Fuels

Source – worldwatch.org – “…”The energy sector is a billion dollar global industry, and so the threat of renewable energy completely replacing the likes of say gas and oil would certainly be opposed in some way,” he said. “But saying that, it is very much the responsibility of national governments to create the policy and…

OILIGARGHY: DAPL is Just the Beginning, Fed Seeks Largest Native American Land Grab in 100 Years – By Matt Agorist

Source – themindunleashed.org – “…The problem here is that oil and gas companies are able to use the power of the government to grant themselves special privileges and land rights not afforded to others. Some of these special privileges include acquiescing large swaths of land through federal land grabs like this one to provide a…

OILIGARGHY: ‘The Syrian Gas Pipeline War’, Russia Trumps USA Energy War in Mideast – By F. William Engdahl

Source – journal-neo.org – “…The rupture of ties between Erdogan and Russia’s Putin following the shooting in Syrian airspace of a Russian jet on November 24, 2015 appeared to leave Washington in the Catbird Seat in relation to control of EU natural gas flows. The only step remaining would be to be certain Washington and…

OILIGARGHY: ‘Castles in the Sand’, The House Of Saud’s Geo-political Gamble

Source – journal-neo.org – “…Having accumulated huge amounts of petro-dollars, the Saudi decided that they have a right to interfere into the affairs of other countries…The Saudis decided to alter the secular regime and President Bashar al-Assad personally, and put their henchman, fully focused on the Riyadh and preaching the ideas of Wahhabism. It is…

OILIGARGHY: Koch funded group seeks to kill electric cars – again

Source – stuartjeannebramhall.com – “…Peter Stone first reported in the Huffington Post that a $10 million-a-year effort was proposed by a Koch Industries board member, James Mahoney, and Mr. Drevna, aiming “to boost petroleum-based transportation fuels and attack government subsidies for electric vehicles”: (Koch Funded Group Seeks to Kill EVs – again) A long-awaited campaign to rebrand fossil fuels called Fueling…

REALPOLITIK: 5 Explosive Secret Intelligence Memos on Systematic ‘Rape’ of Libya

Source – thecanary.co – “…France wanted control over Gaddafi’s billions in gold and silver bullion as revealed in Hillary Clinton’s 27 March 2011 confidential intelligence brief – According to knowledgeable individuals this quantity of gold and silver is valued at more than $7 billion….This was one of the factors that influenced President Nicolas Sarkozy’s decision to…

OILIGARGHY: Brits Made Iraq Oil Deals Months Before Invasion – By Jonathan Brown, Paul Bignell and Andy McSmith (Flashback)

Source – independent.co.uk – “… BP insisted before the war it had “no strategic interest” in Iraq, but in documents disclosed in this newspaper yesterday, it can be seen telling the Foreign Office at that meeting it regarded Iraq as “vitally important” and it would be prepared to take “big risks” in pursuit of business…

OILIGARGHY: ‘The CIA’s Frankenstein’ – SAVAK, the Shah of Iran’s Brutal Secret Police (Flashback)

Source – hendersonlefthook.wordpress.com – “…Kermit Roosevelt, the Mossadegh coup-master turned Northrop salesman, admitted in his memoirs that SAVAK was 100% created by the CIA and Mossad, the Israeli intelligence agency that acts as appendage of the CIA.  For the next 20 years the CIA and SAVAK were joined at the hip when it came to…

OILIGARGHY: The Untold Story Behind Saudi Arabia’s 41-year U.S. Debt Secret – By Andrea Wong

Source  – bloomberg.com – “…Simon, better than anyone else, understood the appeal of U.S. government debt and how to sell the Saudis on the idea that America was the safest place to park their petrodollars. With that knowledge, the administration hatched an unprecedented do-or-die plan that would come to influence just about every aspect of…

OLIGARCHY: Saudis Have Lost the Oil War – By F. William Engdahl

Source – journal-neo.org – “…The think-tank, Project for a New American Century (PNAC), was financed by the US military-industrial complex, supported by a gaggle of other Washington neo-conservative think tanks such as RAND. The PNAC board also included neo-conservative Paul Wolfowitz, later to be Rumsfeld’s Deputy Secretary of Defense; ‘Scooter Libby,’ later Vice President Cheney’s…