Oil Rights and Politics
If you want to know the REAL reason the Administration is so intent on sending more troops to Iraq, read on. It's quite simple. Oil.
And there it is. Once again. As if there wasn’t enough reason to make you disgusted about the trillions of our dollars and tens of thousands of lives (at a minimum) wasted in Iraq, ExxonMobil and Chevron are (quietly) negotiating with Iraq on a $3 Billion deal for one of them to build a petrochemical plant. So while a debate continues to rage about whether we should send more troops (which are already being sent) or whether we should keep the same troop levels – as opposed to debating the [...]