03 Sep '11, 11am

Listening to Life, before it’s too late: An interview with Ellen LaConte | Energy Bulletin: via @AddThis

Talking about oil — Complacency, panic and ignorance Dave Cohen, Decline of the empire Thirty-four years have come and gone since Energy Secretary James Schlesinger described the American approach to oil supply problems. "We have only two modes—complacency and panic." Nothing has changed. As popular revolt spread from Egypt into Libya, panic smoothly replaced complacency in the markets and the overwrought minds of the American people. Apparently, since Egypt blew up first, and Libya, which is west of Egypt, blew up next, it has been deemed logical to conclude that Algeria, which is west of Libya, will be the next domino to fall. archived March 8, 2011 Listening to Life, before it’s too late: An interview with Ellen LaConte Robert Jensen, Energy Bulletin People of conscience face two crucial challenges today: (1) Telling the truth about the dire state of the ecosphere that ...

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