Tag Archives: East India Company

Tea-Sipping Embezzlers

(Excerpted from Chapter 5: Persian Gulf Rent-A-Sheik: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

In order to fully understand the significance of the formation of the GCC, one must appreciate the history of feudal elite rule and British colonization which resulted in the very existence of the sheikdoms which make up the GCC. Continue reading

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1992 China (30)Hong Kong Shanghai Bank Corporation

(Excerpted from Chapter 2: Hong Kong Shanghaied: Big Oil & Their Bankers..,) Continue reading

Iraq’s True Liberators

000029In August 2010, as if to foreshadow the inevitable demise of the puppet Malaki government, at least 55 Iraqis were killed in a series of two dozen coordinated bombings and shootings targeting US-trained security forces across the country. The attacks came one day after the US said it had met its August 31st deadline to end combat operations in Iraq. Continue reading