Tag Archives: BIG OIL & THEIR BANKERS

Marcello’s Oil Mob

(Excerpted from Chapter 9: The Texas Oil Mafia: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

Bush golfing buddy Walt Mischer is closely connected to New Orleans mob boss Carlos Marcello.  Mischer’s 71-story Allied Bank Building housed BCCI’s Houston’s branch. Continue reading

S&L Crooks

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Johnny Depp step aside! Korat, Thailand.

(Excerpted from Chapter 9: The Texas Oil Mafia: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

A decline in oil prices, which caused Texas Commerce Bank Tower to plummet in value along with the entire Houston commercial real estate market, combined with deregulation of the banking industry, exacerbated the Savings & Loan (S&L) crisis of the 1980’s which cost US taxpayers more than $500 billion. [361]  But the cause of the S&L fiasco was more sinister, involving actors from the CIA, the mafia, the drug cartels and the Texas oil business.  Houston Chronicle reporter Pete Brewton tracked the S&L crooks better than anyone and later delivered the bombshell book, The Mafia, CIA and George Bush: The Untold Story of America’s Greatest Financial Debacle. Continue reading

Baker Family Tumbleweed

1988-sd-before-trip-to-hawaii_002(Excerpted from Chapter 9: The Texas Oil Mafia: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

In the mid-1980’s Texas oil crash, when Houston office space could hardly be given away, Sheik Khalid bin Mahfouz assumed his familiar sugar daddy role when he teamed up with another Saudi billionaire, Rafik Hariri, to bail his Texas oil buddies out of their overpriced Houston office property. Continue reading

Richie Allen Interview: The Rothschilds

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Dean Henderson is the author of five books:Big Oil & Their Bankers in the Persian Gulf: Four Horsemen, Eight Families & Their Global Intelligence, Narcotics & Terror Network, The Grateful Unrich: Revolution in 50 Countries, Das Kartell der Federal Reserve, Stickin’ it to the Matrix & The Federal Reserve Cartel.  You can subscribe free to his weekly Left Hook column @www.hendersonlefthook.wordpress.com

Harken Energy

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(Excerpted from Chapter 9: The Texas Oil Mafia: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

While BCCI got some of its dough via Bank of America promotions, IMF rip-offs of Third World governments and global drug proceeds; the heavy financial lifting was left to the oil sheiks and merchants of Saudi Arabia and the GCC monarchies, who like their predecessor the Shah of Iran, were expected to keep oil flowing, finance the US debt and kick down petrodollars for CIA covert operations in return for unflagging US military support of their undemocratic regimes. Continue reading

Restoring The Afghan Petro-Monarchy

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With Afghan warehouses brimming with opium, the US bombing of Afghanistan commenced in October 2001.  While the US media turned the event into a JDAM video-game hunt for Osama bin Laden, thousands of Afghan civilians were killed, maimed or forced to leave their homes.  Continue reading

Drugistan

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Central Asia produces 75% of the world’s opium.  According to the UN, the surge in opium production in the region coincided with the disintegration of the Soviet Union, which was “encouraged” by the Reagan Administration and the CIA. Continue reading