Wednesday, January 17, 2007
The Pentagon's Energy-Protection Racket
The Bush administration and its neo-con supporters offer a vision of a vast imperial enemy-in-the-making that they call "Islamo-fascism". That is the publicly acceptable code expression trumpeted to US dummies. Decoded, it reveals the real more chilling course, "energo-fascism", or the militarization of the global struggle over ever-diminishing supplies of energy. US armed forces are being turned into a multibillion-dollar "global oil protection service" in this ruthless scramble. The full article by Michael Tare expanding this appeared today in Asia Times.
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