I see more and more people coming on board each day to the notion that many of our so-called “humanitarian” wars, particularly in the Middle East, are actually about natural resources. Call it energy or oil or gas or precious minerals or simply the distribution of the above to open up new markets, the almighty buck still drives the bulk of geo-political events.
Egads! Could it be that our President could look us in the eye and lie to us about why we’re going into Syria? You betcha! Here is another pundit weighing in on the real reasons behind Syrian intervention.
This is a strategic geopolitical conflict about natural resources, religion and money, and it really has nothing to do with chemical weapons at all.
Here are a couple of previous posts from Spellchek covering the energy wars.