AlterNet hosts Michael T. Klare’s article elucidating that under the pressure of Bush administration energy geopolitics (and under the guise of anti-terrorism), the U.S. military is being remolded into an oil-protection force.
Michael Klare, a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College, has recently published the book Blood and Oil: The Dangers and Consequences of America’s Growing Petroleum Dependency.
Well. We always ‘knew’ it was about the oil.
Not Saddam, Not Osama. Just plain, pure, Black Gold.