Tuesday, 25 June , 2019

oil

If Washington Wants Syria’s Oil, It’s Going to Have to Fight...

US-backed SDF is trying to seize vital resources that are crucial to the Syria’s survival By Mike Whitney  For more than six years, Syrians have made...

De-Dollarization Spikes – Venezuela Stops Accepting Dollars For Oil Payments

by Tyler Durden Did the doomsday clock on the petrodollar (and implicitly US hegemony) just tick one more minute closer to midnight? Source: The Burning Platform Apparently...

Game Changer: China to Buy Oil With Gold-Backed Yuan

Oil exporters such as Russia and Iran will soon be able to bypass the US dollar — and convert their yuan into gold It begins....

The Battle for Venezuela and Its Oil

Jeremy Scahill August 12 2017 Despite the public battles between the New York Times and President Donald Trump, the two seem to be on a similar page...

Non-Dollar Trading Is Killing the Petrodollar — And the Foundation of...

By Alastair Crooke BEIRUT — A profound transformation of the global monetary system is underway. It is being driven by a perfect storm: the need...

Why Fracking Is a Breast Cancer Issue

Most people consider fracking a climate change issue. They are able to make the connection between a potent greenhouse gas like methane and its impact on warming the planet. But methane emission leaks at well sites are only one of the many concerns of the fracking boom. The toxic process also uses more than 700 chemicals, many linked to breast cancer.

West prepares new war in Libya!

By Bill Van Auken Five years after a US-NATO war shattered Libya, Washington is preparing to send troops into the oil-rich North African nation for...

The Coming Wave Of Oil Refugees

by Michael Meyer The idea that oil wealth can be a curse is an old one – and it should need no explaining. Every few...