Advance Praise for Crossing the Rubicon Astounding! Alarming! And yet at last , with this — Mike Ruppert’s beyond-courageous offering — we gain sight of the. Crossing the Rubicon has ratings and 55 reviews. Jamey Mike Ruppert is considered a very dangerous man by the US government because he has been. The list led Ruppert to publish his first book, ‘s Crossing the Rubicon: The Decline of the American Empire at the End of the Age of Oil.
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He resigned from the force in November On the other hand as much as I despise-absolutely despise the Bush dynasty, Cheney, Rice, Rumsfeld, Ashcroft, Rove and the rest of the Neo-Con hit parade I cannot believe that any of them helped plan, much less orchestrate the September 11th attacks. And a mass planting operation took place such that 1 year after the invasion, Afghan opium production hit an all time high.
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Some of my favorite parts are when the government is quoted as saying something, when they said something earlier or something happened that completely disproves that theory. It’s actually a pretty good book so far–nice and radical. One military officer was forced to leave his post in the middle of the attacks and place a private call to his brother – who worked at the WTC – warning him to get out. First, it is not cost-effective, and the response would cause more problems than it would solve.
He lays the book out in the form of a court case, having sections for motive, means and opportunity. The book is narrative non-fiction. Though this is an older book published in and not quite current current events, the rampant militarism, full fledged assault on labor and reproductive rights, rolling back of social programs in favor of corporate welfare, and the limiting of the 1st Amendment makes me feel that perhaps portions of this book should have been listened to.
Feb 28, Brian rated it it was amazing. Its density of idea and concept in concert with its expert vocabulary make this one tough to read.
Petro Dollars War on Drugs funds covert ops Zimbabwe hyperinflation. Mar 03, Rachael L. And as we now know, a lot of our major big name highstreet banks are heavily involved in the laundering of drugs money.
Crossing the Rubicon
Reichstag Fire the old Pearl Harbor, other parallels Russia: The world wide heroin trade accounts for many many billions of cash. Whatever you think of Ruppert’s bold hypotheses about the geopolitics of oil, this provocative book will force you to confront the contradictions of our increasingly unsustainable global economy.
Mike Ruppert was one of the first journalists to understand the concept and importance of Peak Oil. If you approve of GW administration’s performance then you will be less inclined to read past the first rubucon chapters.
Some legit questions as pertains to oil but a little ruppery there on some other conclusions. Peak Oil Peaked Oil Peaked: But it was an incredible read.
This also extended to all of the conflicting and overlapping NORAD drills — some involving hijack simulations — taking place on that day. In such cases, instead of finding Page So this guy suggests that Wall Street as a w hole is utterly dependent on the cash cow that mie the drug trade.
Ruppert is the author of Crossing The Rubicon: It certainly changed the way I view any government report or statistic, and question anything they do. Feb 05, Fred rated it it was ok Shelves: As for the “end of Oil”, I have found other sources that contend that this is intentional misinformation by the Oil companies of the world to keep prices high.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It’s a long book. Patrick Leahy asked Ashcroft by what authority he had decided — on his own and without judicial review — to nullify the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution.
Oil and natural gas—the fuels that make economic growth possible—are subsidized by American military force and foreign lending.
Crossing the Rubicon discovers and identifies key suspects—finding some of them in the highest echelons of American government—by showing how they acted in concert to guarantee that the attacks produced the desired result. Oct 02, Natalie rated crossinng it was amazing.
View all 4 comments. In the end, I’m a scientist, and we never prove anything–only disprove something. This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat And the suggestion was thus, the Taliban when they came into power brought an end to the planting of Opium poppies througho Well this is an epic page tome. The more “explanatory variables” in a conspiracy theory, the easier it is to prove the theory.
It’s moke a relevant and informational read, minus a handful of chapters.