Posts Tagged by Oil
|January 17, 2015||Posted by Staff under Financial, Politics|
As long as a few get to capture the value of oil and land, they’ll always be able to use government to impose huge costs on everybody else.
|January 7, 2015||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Forget your royalty. Oil and gas companies get fossil fuel from federal lands and pay nothing for at least some of it.
|October 6, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
While nobody likes to be bossed around, especially by bosses of other groups, still, a union like Yugoslavia was peaceful.
|September 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
No matter what your opinion on oil usage is, your payment of taxes supports oil addiction, and money matters more than words.
|September 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Have you ever seen an oil well or refinery and wondered why they burn off the methane rather than sell it along with the oil? Here’s why.
|July 25, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
One week before the plane crashed in Ukraine, Mike Whitney predicted another false flag to draw in Putin.
|April 9, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial, Land Disputes, War / Peace|
Will any ordinary Ukrainian see one penny of that loan? But will all the regular Ukrainians have to pay back that loan?
|March 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, Rent recovery or avoidance|
Filmmaker Boynton warns of the corruption and conflict coming to Ghana after oil is discovered.
|February 19, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
The average rent for an apartment of the same size is higher where there’s gobs of oil than where there’s Broadway.
|February 3, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
With the fumes from so much natural gas being burned in the Northern Plains, the nighttime sky has lost its stars.
|December 4, 2013||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles, High Cost of Land, Inequality / Concentration|
Who really owns famous places? The absentee owners hide behind incorporated holding companies. But so what if the landlord is a foreigner or not? Still a landlord.
|May 24, 2012||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Cry, the Beloved Argentina by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, 21 May 2012 Argentina is a country that serves as a warning to the wealthier countries that they too can squander their wealth and decline into poverty. A hundred years […]
|May 20, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
The view of both us and a big newspaper Don’t close tax loopholes for just Big Oil The US tax code — a 70,000-page monstrosity — includes huge loopholes for the richest businesses, shifting the burden to workers and everyone […]
|May 4, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Those Debating Economic Policies, Attention Wal-Mart shoppers are running out of money Is this recession going to do a double dip or is it just more widening into a two-class economy and society? It need not be this way. Smart […]