WRI: We Predicted Where Violent Conflicts Will Occur in 2020. Water Is Often a Factor

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 22:41:21 +0000

Thousands of people took to the streets of southern Iraq in July 2018. Their anger stemmed from a litany of problems, everything from poor public services to lack of job opportunities to widespread government corruption

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The Real Reasons For This Conflict With Iran

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 08 Jan 2020 17:39:21 +0000

If Iran and the US go to war, no one will win in this conflict. Not the US, not Iran, and definitely not Iraq, which has been placed right in the middle of this war between the US and Iran. People cheering for war and saying that “Trump will wipe Iran off the map” do not realize that it’s not about Iran or Trump. It’s more than that — it’s about power, and the battle for this power or control will not care about casualties of war

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Saudi’s Aramco IPO Goes From Bad To Worse With New Middle East War Starting

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2020 01:36:13 +0000

The Saudi government sold off a small 1.5% share of the largest oil company in the world (Aramco) about a month ago. Aramco has huge reserves and it has proven it can produce that oil at a low cost. This oil doesn’t require risky deep sea platforms, fracking, or traveling to the Arctic circle to drill

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Climate Catastrophe Will Bring War & Unprecedented Immigration — Already Is

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2019 14:50:02 +0000

Global warming and climate change get a lot of attention — well, not in the mainstream media, but among niche media outlets like CleanTechnica. However, whether in the mainstream media or in niche publications, some of the big challenges of a quickly changing climate are not often highlighted, and I’m quite confident that most people haven’t considered them at all

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