Posts Tagged ‘oil prices’

For Newsweek Hundreds of Dead Egyptians Amount Only to Lost Oil

After three weeks of protesting that have lead to at least 297 deaths, in an article titled “Egypt and the Gas Pump” (classy), Newsweek has figured out what really matters amid the people’s calls for revolution and liberty, OIL: The upheaval in Egypt reminds us of lessons that, despite decades of warnings, we have consistently […] Points to Other Factors That SHOULD Lead to a New Revolution in Iran

Though Slate is not entirely sold on the notion that the aftermath of the highly contested tenth presidential election in Iran will lead to a revolution, or even that Twitter has proven to be an accurate source of hard facts from the streets of Iran, they do a good job at summing up the exact […]