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  • Will Katrina bring oil to $100?

    The folks over at The Oil Drum are following Katrina and the storm’s likely impact on the U.S. in terms of energy and economy. Check out their post Gulf Oil Supply/Katrina Weather Map Update: The Event that Introduces Peak Oil to a Nation: This thing WILL be a big deal, not just because New Orleans […]

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  • The Bulldog Manifesto: Orwellian 101

    The Bulldog Manifesto has an excellent piece on the Orwellian aspects of the current war against Iraq as well as the Newspeak that has spread throughout government and media. I could not agree more and urge you to read it: “War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.” — George Orwell, from the book […]

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  • The price of oil

    Salon has posted a story and photos on the war in Iraq. The gist of it is that America has been shielded from the harsh reality. Iraq: The unseen war: The grim reality of Iraq rarely appears in the American press. This photo gallery reveals the war’s horrible human toll. This is a war the […]

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  • Peak Oil and the Corporate Media Delusion

    Jim Kunstler writes about the current price of oil as it relates to the media, supply, demand and American consumption: Delusion and the Media: America consumes one-quarter of the world’s daily production of 84 million barrels of oil. More than half of our share is burned in cars and trucks. In fact, our economy now […]

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  • NYT on Peak Oil

    According to The Oil Drum the NYT will, this weekend, publish a Peak Oil story by Peter Maass entitled “The Breaking Point”. Look for it on the 8/21/2005. Here’s a quote: The largest oil terminal in the world, Ras Tanura, is located on the eastern coast of Saudi Arabia, along the Persian Gulf. From Ras […]

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  • Oil: $66/barrel

    Welcome to the future. Peak oil is here or just around the corner. Iraq is the first in a series of oil wars. Take a good long look at this graph because it will only be getting worse. Welcome to your future. America, wake the fuck up. Technorati Tags: Oil, Peak Oil, War

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  • Cindy Sheehan brings it to the White House Coward

    Cindy Sheehan confronts the coward: CRAWFORD, Texas, Aug. 9 /U.S. Newswire/ — More members of Gold Star Families for Peace (GSFP) and Military Families Speak Out (MFSO) are traveling to Texas to join the protest outside of President Bush’s ranch in Crawford, Texas, where he is vacationing for the month of August.
Starting today, Gold Star […]