Oil & Energy Investor by Dr. Kent Moors

From Riches to Rags – A Look at Venezuela’s Situation

by | published April 20th, 2019

“War is Peace

Freedom is Slavery

Ignorance is Strength”

~ Big Brother, 1984

Those of you who remember 1984 from your required high school English reading will know that this alternate reality was Orwell’s bleak view of a totalitarian government.

This is a government that keeps itself in permanent war – War is Peace.

Keeps its people in total and perpetual ignorance – Ignorance is Strength.

And revokes all freedom of thought from its subjects – Freedom is Slavery.

Most of all, the government has a figurehead of sorts, Big Brother. The people are supposed to simultaneously fear and love him – a form of doublethink, yet another way of controlling one’s thoughts.

The thing that strikes me the most about this novel, however, is the offense of Thought Crime.

In other words, you could be arrested for something you only thought about.

You might be wondering what this has to do with my normal topics of discussion.

Well, today I’d like to discuss the problem of Venezuela

An American Gift Is Behind the Scenes of the Pending Russian Oil Move

by | published April 17th, 2019

Over the past several days indications have emerged that Russia may be breaking with Saudi Arabian-led OPEC over crude oil production cuts.

Or perhaps that is merely the conclusion Moscow wants us to draw.

Because what’s about to happen is a nice windfall provided to Putin’s government…

By the White House.

Let me set the stage for you