Michael Klare

 

The Old Oil Order Is Collapsing

Economics and Finance

If even Saudi Arabia is ready to move away from its reliance on petroleum, we’re indeed entering a new world — one in which the titans of oil production will no longer hold sway over our lives.

Let Them Eat Carbon

Environment

Like Big Tobacco, Big Energy targets the developing world for future profits. The fossil fuel companies—producers of oil, coal, and natural gas—are similarly expanding their operations in low- and middle-income countries where ensuring the growth of energy supplies is considered more critical than preventing climate catastrophe.