Bubbles, Writing


By 2030 the EU aims to generate 27% of its energy from renewable sources. However, the renewable-energy sector in Europe is heavily reliant on hydrocarbons for the supply of raw materials critical for the development of technology such as solar cells and wind turbines. http://ec.europa.eu/environment/integration/research/newsalert/pdf/chinese_supply_critical_raw_materials_pose_long_term_risks_european_wind_solar_industries_494na1_en.pdf


Come you masters of war

Ah, a learned man, to paraphrase the "Thucydides trap" in postmodernist terms: 'What makes modern war inevitable is the commercial interest in war' The military industrial complex is what has caused the conflagration that is the "Arab Spring"', a trap well sprung indeed. What would peace profit the masters of war!   which is of… Continue reading Come you masters of war