This video about the Iraq war from the USA is called:
Bill Moyers Journal – It’s Not About Oil.
By Angela Charlton:
PARIS (AP) – The French energy company Total SA on Friday reported its profit climbed 38.7 percent in the second quarter, joining the industry’s chorus of strong results as oil prices surged this past spring.
The world’s fourth-largest oil and gas company said it earned 4.73 billion euros ($7.38 billion) in the three months ended June 30, up from 3.41 billion euros in the same period a year ago.
Sales in the second quarter rose 23 percent to 48.2 billion euros ($75.25 billion) from 39 billion euros a year ago.
Oil giants report massive profits: here.
Crisis, what crisis? for at least some people. This, however, will not stop Total capitalists joining in with the chorus of corrupt BAE capitalists, ExxonMobil capitalists, Shell capitalists and other capitalists, clamoring for less well off people to “tighten their belts” because of bad times …
The 2008 New Zealand “Rich List”: the super-wealthy profit from recession: here.
Australian income and wealth study shows “a growing gulf”: here.