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  • Oil field
    Study: Foreign intervention 100 times more likely in oil rich countries
    Three British universities published a study on Tuesday and it’s proof of what many have long suspected: Intervention is much more likely in countries that have large oil reserves. Like 100 times more likely.The study was conducted by the...
  • Pipe water not oil
    Keystone XL Pipeline time-wasting in the Senate
    The battle cry should be "pipe water not oil".Here’s the deal. The nation doesn’t have a bipartisan cohesive energy policy that supports a sustainable economy. Advocates for the Keystone XL Pipeline are bought off by...
  • Russia pulls trigger on two moves to counter the U.S. and end petrodollar
    Russia pulls trigger on two moves to counter the U.S. and end petrodollar
    Contrary to the mainstream propaganda that has implied that Russia is militarily involved in the ongoing civil war in Ukraine, on Jan. 14 the Eurasian power instead countered the West's aggression by playing two economic and geo-political...
  • Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is greeted by Prince Al-Waleed bin
    Saudi Prince Alwaleed says oil will never go above $100 a barrel again
    It's the first time in a long time consumers are being pleasantly surprised due to the lower cost of gasoline. The lower prices of gasoline may be with us indefinitely. MarketWatch reports on Jan. 12, 2015 Saudi Prince Alwaleed says we will...
  • Mitch McConnell
    What if senators vote to say climate change isn't happening?
    In the land of the free and home to ignoramuses, the U.S. Senate led by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have agreed to survey the membership about their belief in climate change and its impact on the planet. This action is evidence why this...
  • Fracking wells
    Study: Ohio earthquakes caused by fracking
    Hydraulic fracking has long been a controversial process of obtaining energy resources for a variety of reasons. From stealing property from individuals via eminent domain to once again victimizing Native Americans, the issues surrounding the...
  • The next stage of the oil wars has begun
    The next stage of the oil wars has begun
    Beginning in the middle of October, oil prices began a steep decline that has lasted now into the beginning of 2015, with the $50 handle falling by the market close on Jan. 5. There has been much speculation by analysts on whether this sharp...
  • The North Pole
    Battle for the North Pole heating up as the Arctic melts
    With Christmas finally over, Santa Claus has returned to his base at the North Pole. But what country is he in when he’s hanging out with his elves and reindeer? That question is a bit trickier than it would seem on its surface.Under...
  • U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN)
    Michele Bachmann leaves Congress, vindicated about $2 a gallon gas
    Michele Bachmann, soon to be a former congresswoman, is departing from public life, having declined to run for reelection in 2014. Politico noted on Friday that she is leaving with a Parthian shot, which was to demand that President Obama take out...
  • An example of a fracking operation
    Property owners under fracking bans would be reimbursed under Colorado GOP bill
    Colorado House Republicans announced intentions Thursday to introduce a fracking bill that will reimburse property owners who have mineral rights in areas that have banned hydraulic fracturing for oil. The bill hopes to address some of the many...
  • Nicolas Maduro
    Venezuela seizes precious metals as it continues slide into chaos
    It seems like hardly a week goes by without another story about Venezuela’s continuous slide toward chaos. Sadly, the country has been in a state of chaos that has fluctuated from totalitarianism to borderline civil war. The latest such news...
  • U.S. harming their own as domestic oil companies feel pain in lower oil prices
    U.S. harming their own as domestic oil companies feel pain in lower oil prices
    While the ramifications of a U.S.- Saudi Arabian 'secret oil' deal conflict with OPEC's recent stance in holding oil production levels the same, a collateral effect is taking place for American oil producers and servicing companies who...
  • Oil, oil, everywhere but not a price drop in sight.
    Oil, oil, everywhere but not a price drop in sight.
    Taking a look back through our vast collection of record books, historic tomes and copious notes, we come across the fact that on the night of November 30th, 1947, residents of Calgary, Alberta, went to sleep secure in the knowledge that the next...
  • Overfed unhealthy
    I use Butter, magic in fat
    Butter and healthy fats are delicious and healthy, yes healthy! So why have they been vilified for so long, well the truth is that money talks and influences far more so in this world than truth.In her book, The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat,...
  • Ukraine court allows confiscation and nationalization of Russian pipeline
    Ukraine court allows confiscation and nationalization of Russian pipeline
    In what will most certainly be a move that will only increase tensions between Russia and the West, a Ukrainian court ruled on Nov. 26 that the state can go ahead and confiscate and nationalize 1433 kilometers of Russian pipelines that run through...