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Let The Oil Flow!

Remember when the last Iraq War began some were saying that it was all about oil……sorry but I agree with that assessment…..why?  During the invasion a guard was dispatched to the oil ministry to be sire all was okay and yet the priceless artifacts in the Baghdad museum were not worth a thought……pretty much illustrates where the priorities fell…… 343 more words

International Situations

This Oil Giant Just Reported Its Worst Annual Loss in Over 20 Years

BP slumped to its worst annual loss in over 20 years in 2015, the British oil and gas company announced on Tuesday, and said it would cut thousands more jobs in the face of a deep rout in oil prices. 484 more words

International

In defense of pipelines—for the sake of human well-being

Our lives and flourishing literally depend on the availability of reliable, affordable, and plentiful energy—most of which comes from fossil fuels: oil, natural gas, and coal. 736 more words

Individual Rights

What on earth is going on with our world?

Must watch documentaries on Canadian Netflix:

Agriculture Industry: Cowspiracy – Cowspiracy trailer

About the oil industries:

The Big Fix – The Big Fix trailer

Pump – Pump trailer 

Our Planet

Fat Cats 


Oil in Alberta is the topic everyone is talking about, from activists to the folks who rely on the industry, enabling to feed their families. I’m not talking about the ‘Fat Cats’ where their interest is only in the tumbling shares. 1,256 more words

People

Tracking Oil’s Crash

If we could see disasters coming, they wouldn’t become disasters. Oil’s price is down 71% since June of 2014, and while some factors that triggered the tumble seemed obvious at the time, others hit our blind side. 134 more words

Finance

Merchants of Doubt

While now the jig is up for the tobacco industry, introducing the concept of “doubt” gave them enough time to secure billions of addicted customers. Documents now prove they knew tobacco caused cancer in the 1950s; in 1960 they realized it caused heart disease and was addictive.  418 more words

Environment