Oil and War Go Together, But They Don’t Have To

Will moving away from fossil fuels make wars smaller?

Photo by Zbynek Burival on Unsplash

Remember how former President Donald J. Trump (R-Florida) famously complained that the United States should “take the oil” in Iraq, apparently as war booty?

It didn’t make the list of his 10 (or 50, or 100) worst actions as president, but for some reason, I think about…

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George Dillard

George Dillard

Exploring the past to illuminate politics, the environment, and more. Also: worldhistoryfacts.com. Buy me a beverage: https://ko-fi.com/georgedillard