Falklands: “Conflict is Over Oil”

February 13, 2012By Andy RowellBlog Post 1 Comment

Are we slowly edging towards another war over oil? Thirty years after Britain and Argentina last went to war over the Falklands, the diplomatic stakes are rising rapidly. This could just be a great game of diplomatic brinkmanship where neither side really wants a repeat of the conflict from decades ago. However this time at … Read More

Fuelling the Fire

April 5, 2011By Andy RowellBlog Post, Featured

All conflicts are about power and who will ultimately exert control over a people and resources. That is why there is a persistent niggle about western intervention in conflicts, and whether there is a humanitarian aim, or one simply about access to resources. The brutal truth is that regime change often comes with an agenda … Read More