New at Strategic Culture Foundation 3-9 January 2015

9 January 2015 — Strategic Culture Foundation

America’s Subservience to Saud Family

09.01.2016 | 00:00 | Eric ZUESSE

The Saud royal family are by far the world’s largest buyers of US weapons. The King of Saudi Arabia is by far the world’s richest person, with a net worth well over a trillion dollars; and, when his (Aramco’s) 260 billion barrels of oil reserves were valued at $100 per barrel, his net worth was over $15 trillion. The King has total control over the world’s largest (in terms of dollar-value) company: Aramco. Since 1980, the Saudi government has owned 100% of it; the Saudi government is totally under the King’s exclusive control…

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'If We Don’t Look at the Larger Structural Issues, We Can’t Begin to Solve the Problem'

9 January 2015 — FAIR

‘If We Don’t Look at the Larger Structural Issues, We Can’t Begin to Solve the Problem’

The December 25, 2015, CounterSpin reprised three interviews dealing with the issues highlighted by the Black Lives Matter movement. This is a lightly edited transcript of those interviews.

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