Author Archives: Michael T. Klare

Four Flashpoints

As Donald Trump takes office, the clock will already be ticking in each of these regions.

The World Burns for Oil

Fossil fuel competition drives conflicts like Iraq and Ukraine more than “ancient hatreds.”

Obama’s Empire of Oil

The president’s energy strategy owes everything to Dick Cheney.

Energy Wars 2012

Three hot spots of potential conflict in an era of resource scarcity

Playing With Fire in Asia

From TomDispatch: Obama’s risky oil threat to China  By Michael T. Klare | …

China’s Power Play

Whether or not Beijing goes green, the People’s Republic stands to dominate …