Antonia Juhasz

Antonia Juhasz is an oil industry analyst and author of The Tyranny of Oil: the World's Most Powerful Industry--and What We Must Do To Stop It. She is an Associate Fellow with the Institute for Policy Studies and a National Advisory Committee member of Iraq Veterans Against the War.

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Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 8:22am
Afghanistan's Energy War
Violence escalated daily in Afghanistan with the approach of the 10-year anniversary of the U.S. invasion on October 7. At the same time, a little-noted energy agenda is moving rapidly forward that may not only deny Afghans the much needed economic benefits their energy resources could provide, but may also exacerbate insecurity and instability, ensuring a prolonged U.S. and foreign military presence. It is an agenda remarkably similar to one well underway in Iraq.
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Monday, April 18, 2011 - 9:31am
Learning from the BP Oil Disaster
The Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded off the coast of Louisiana one year ago, killing 11 crewmembers and ultimately releasing some 210 million gallons of oil. It became the largest oil disaster in American history. It could happen again.
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Monday, May 24, 2010 - 4:40pm
How Far Should We Let Big Oil Go?
In the month since BP's oil rig exploded in the US Gulf Coast , what has struck me the most is not, unfortunately, the magnitude of the spill, the damage caused that is likely to continue for decades, the inability of BP or federal agencies to clean up – much less stop – the spill, or the r
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Wednesday, June 18, 2008 - 4:17pm
AFRI(OIL)COM: Will the Next War for Oil be in Africa?
The number of Americans who believe that the war in Iraq was a mistake has surpassed the number who felt the same way about Vietnam during that war. At the same time, a much quieter U.S. military build-up is underway on another continent. The ultimate objective of the two efforts is the same: securing Big Oil's access to the regions' oil. The impact in Africa will likely be the same as in Iraq: perpetual occupation, instability, and growing anti-Americanism.
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