ISIS Too Reliant On Oil, Can’t Survive Without New Territories – report

Psychological projection is a theory in psychology in which humans defend themselves against unpleasant impulses by denying their existence in themselves, while attributing them to others. Wikipedia. In the world of Psychiatry and personality disorders there is a phenomenon called projection. While every human being will at some point in their lives project unwanted feelings […]

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Update: Navy Ships Located in Devonport Left Early Yesterday. Maybe To Anadarko Ground Zero!

Update 2: Rumor has it that NAvy ships stationed long term in Devonport left early yesterday! Update: Rumor has it that the Navy is on its way to Anadarko’s ground zero. If this is true and the Navy is used against it’s own people I hope you will agree with me that the government is […]

It Must Be The 1th Of November: Syria Rocked By Explosions!

Why must it be the 1st of November? That was the target date for the destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons and the date Israel was going to attack Syria knowing that one of the most dangerous deterrents against such an attack would be removed. ————————————————————————— The last time major explosions were reported near Damascus, it […]

Everything Is Rigged II: European Commission Raids Oil Companies in Price-Fixing Probe

I have no time to write myself as I have had wwoofers for the last 4 weeks plus the next two weeks helping me get some serious shit done on my little farmette! We now have a new lined shed with all the tools and machines moved in.  A roof in my part of the […]

Was the Iraq War to Grab Oil … Or to Keep It Off the Market?

Was the Real Purpose of the Iraq War to Restrict Oil … So As to Raise Oil Prices? U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, 4 Star General John Abizaid, Fed boss Alan Greenspan, President George W. Bush, Senator John McCain, Sarah Palin, Bush speechwriter David Frum, key war architect John Bolton,  and a high-level National […]

Would you like some oil and corexit with your fish, sir?

Two years after the BP, Halliburton, Goldman Sachs oil disaster in the Golf of Mexico horrible things are turning up in the fishermen’s nets. Eyeless shrimp, soft shell crabs and fish with oil and Corexit in their tissue. Not only that but fisheries are collapsing life is ebbing and dolphins are dying yet our government […]

On the privatisation of Water, Fracking and why it’s a really bad idea.

With the privatisation of water on the cards for New Zealand to the point of actually having meters on the tanks you installed yourself on your little off the grid survival patch here are some ideas and links you might like to explore. In England the South is experiencing the worst draughts in recent history […]

The real reason for Greeces bankrupcy: The New Mediterranean Oil and Gas Bonanza?

The discovery in late 2010 of the huge natural gas bonanza off Israel’s Mediterranean shores triggered other neighbouring countries to look more closely at their own waters. The results revealed that the entire eastern Mediterranean is swimming in huge untapped oil and gas reserves. That discovery is having enormous political, geopolitical as well as economic […]

Developments in the Iran situation

The huge war thread to be played as and when the financial elite can no longer hide their epic malfeasance and they need a diversion is continuing to deteriorate. Here are some pointers: European countries have not agreed to and economic oil boycott. It will sign no more contracts with Iran and will break the […]

Libya asks Nato to stay until end of year while Hillary Clinton visits Libya again and yes, the wars in the middle east were all about the oil!

In a very convenient move the new Libyan regime has requested the NATO to remain in Libya until at least the end of the year as Hillary visited Libya again to offer $ 11 million more aid on top of the $120 million or so already spend. While to many here in New Zealand the […]

You need the ETS, Key warns farmers

In a classic case of blunt manipulation John Key implements the international Banking carbon tax scam. We need the ETS because if we don’t accept it it will cost us our reputation as “green” (Blackmail). It is not as much as under labour (Trust us) and besides we just found  $ 60 billion worth of […]

“Sovereign Iraq” welcomes back the Foreign Oil Companies

Obama is an accomplice in one of the greatest thefts in modern history by Rev. Richard Skaff Blood and oil are two expensive and valuable commodities. One is essential in maintaining life, and the other is intrinsic to sustain the arteries of the global economy. In Iraq , blood is cheaper than oil. Over a […]

Washington is Playing a Deeper Game with China

After the tragic events of July 5 in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in China, it would be useful to look more closely into the actual role of the US Government’s ”independent“ NGO, the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). All indications are that the US Government, once more acting through its “private” Non-Governmental Organization, the NED, […]

OPEC: Get set for oil shock and awe

OPEC president Chakib Khelil says oil markets should prepare for a “surprise” output cut after the organization’s Algeria meeting. “A consensus has formed for a significant reduction of production levels” by the 14-member Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Khelil told AP on Saturday. The OPEC head’s warning comes as markets have already been expecting an […]

Putin’s Ruthless Gambit

The Bush Administration Falters in a Geopolitical Chess Match By Michael T. Klare Many Western analysts have chosen to interpret the recent fighting in the Caucasus as the onset of a new Cold War, with a small pro-Western democracy bravely resisting a brutal reincarnation of Stalin’s jack-booted Soviet Union. Others have viewed it a throwback […]

The Eurasian Corridor: Pipeline Geopolitics and the New Cold War

by Michel Chossudovsky There is evidence that the Georgian attack on South Ossetia on August 7 was carefully planned. High level consultations were held with US and NATO officials in the months preceding the attacks. The attacks on South Ossetia were carried out one week after the completion of extensive US – Georgia war games […]

The Puppet Masters Behind Georgia President Saakashvili

By F. William Engdahl 8-12-8 The controversy over the Georgian surprise military attacks on South Ossetia and Abkhazia on 8.8.08 makes a closer look at the controversial Georgian President and his puppet masters important. An examination shows 41 year old Mikhail Saakashvili to be a ruthless and corrupt totalitarian who is tied to not only […]

‘Oil price may hit $500 a barrel’

Iran OPEC Governor says the oil price may reach $500 a barrel in case dollar depreciation continues and the political tensions deepen. “In case the dollar continues to depreciate, and the political tensions continue to deepen, the oil price may even reach $500 per barrel”, Mohammad Ali Khatibi said in response to the question of […]

Afghan pipeline raises security questions

But we are in Afghanistan to help free them and rebuild their country, bkah blah blah. Afghanistan’s ambassador to Canada says NATO’s military mission has nothing to do with a proposed massive pipeline project that will bring natural gas to his country’s neighbours. In a phone interview with the Georgia Straight, Omar Samad said the […]

Venezuela’s Chavez says oil could reach $300

MARACAIBO, July 13 (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on Sunday oil prices could hit $300 per barrel if U.S. oil company Exxon Mobil again freezes Venezuelan assets in a dispute over a nationalized oil project. Exxon (XOM.N: Quote, Profile, Research) won court orders freezing $12 billion in assets held by Venezuelan state oil […]

US extends Afghanistan stay for 2,200 Marines

I’m sure the US marines are badass fighters but they are not supermen and they are battling 20 million very angry Pashtun. WASHINGTON (AFP) – The United States has extended the stay of 2,200 marines in Afghanistan for one month until November, making their tours eight months long instead of seven, a marines spokeswoman said […]

Big Oil’s Iraq deals are the greatest stick-up in history

Once oil passed $140 a barrel, even the most rabidly rightwing media hosts had to prove their populist credibility by devoting a portion of every show to bashing Big Oil. Some have gone so far as to invite me on for a friendly chat about an insidious new phenomenon: “disaster capitalism.” It usually goes well […]

Ahmadinejad calls oil price hikes ‘manipulated’

Jun 26, 2008, 00:16 How is that Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the president of Iran, a country we’re about to attack for building a nuclear power reactor, is commenting more cogently on our soaring oil prices than our own president, George Bush, who continues to perceive enemies everywhere, but sees no solutions to our oil price crisis […]

Neocon “Scholars” Target Iran’s Oil Infrastructure

The L.A. Times’ Babylon & Beyond blog reports on “a serious recommendation made by two neoconservatives in case sanctions fail to persuade Iran to abandon its enrichment of uranium, a process that can be used to make nuclear weapons or fuel for peaceful energy production.” Patrick Clawson and Michael Eisenstadt, described as two “scholars” working […]

Of permanent bases and desert oasis

Of course there are still people who actually think that we went into Afghanistan and Iraq to “liberate” them and to catch those vile al Qaedans. And we had done so we would go home victoriously and saintly for al the good we had done. Well this is the reality: In the last five-plus years, […]