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freshwest Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-29-11 07:54 PM
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21. That's what I was talking about. And then Quaddafi is reputed to have converted it to gold.
Which part is it you don't believe in, that the banks were involved or that it's about the oil?
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  -ECONOMIC HIT MAN JOHN PERKINS ON LIBYA: It's not oil, it's banks yurbud  Apr-29-11 05:49 PM   #0 
  - Here's the link  no_hypocrisy   Apr-29-11 05:52 PM   #1 
  - "Muammar al-Qaddafi was openly advocating the creation of a new currency that would rival the dollar  midnight   Apr-29-11 06:33 PM   #7 
     - Jeez, I thought the US was going to go to  tabatha   Apr-29-11 06:48 PM   #14 
     - From your link: they have apparently just started trading oil this month.  plumbob   Apr-30-11 09:08 AM   #34 
     - Supposedly Sadam Hussein went on record, announcing the same intent.  no_hypocrisy   Apr-29-11 07:10 PM   #18 
        - I thought it was because Cheney  tabatha   Apr-29-11 07:29 PM   #20 
  - I don't believe that the rebels  tabatha   Apr-29-11 05:55 PM   #2 
  - that's why they already set up their own central bank before the dust settled? LINK  yurbud   Apr-29-11 06:04 PM   #3 
  - The demonstrations started Feb 15th.  tabatha   Apr-29-11 06:15 PM   #6 
     - And it was all put in motion in that month's time?  rfranklin   Apr-29-11 06:41 PM   #9 
     - How long does it take to set up a bacnk account?  tabatha   Apr-29-11 06:45 PM   #12 
        - Yeah, that 140 tons of bullion probably was an ATM deposit...  rfranklin   Apr-29-11 08:12 PM   #22 
           - Sorry they are.  tabatha   Apr-29-11 08:30 PM   #25 
     - it doesn't seem odd to set up a new central bank while the bulets are still flying?  yurbud   Apr-30-11 01:05 AM   #29 
     - Apparently, this sort of setup so quickly is unprecendented.  plumbob   Apr-30-11 09:11 AM   #35 
  - They are probably the useful idiots of the CIA...  rfranklin   Apr-29-11 06:40 PM   #8 
     - Yes, because they would not be prepared to die  tabatha   Apr-29-11 06:44 PM   #11 
        - I'm sure their motives are different from those of the USA and the...  rfranklin   Apr-29-11 08:14 PM   #23 
           - Did you notice how fast the US  tabatha   Apr-29-11 08:32 PM   #26 
  - Thanks yurbud.  truedelphi   Apr-29-11 06:10 PM   #4 
  - r&k  rhett o rick   Apr-29-11 06:13 PM   #5 
  - thank you so much for posting , I'm a big fan of Perkins  sasha031   Apr-29-11 06:41 PM   #10 
  - In 2009, Qaddafi demanded and got ....  bvar22   Apr-29-11 06:45 PM   #13 
  - Please provide more information  tabatha   Apr-29-11 06:56 PM   #16 
     - reported by Reuters.  bvar22   Apr-29-11 09:56 PM   #28 
  - There was some serious hanky panky going on with the Federal Reserve and Libya the last few years.  freshwest   Apr-29-11 06:55 PM   #15 
  - There was hanky panky with the Banks, period.  tabatha   Apr-29-11 06:58 PM   #17 
     - That's what I was talking about. And then Quaddafi is reputed to have converted it to gold.  freshwest   Apr-29-11 07:54 PM   #21 
        - No, the fact that the US admin was on the cusp of signing  tabatha   Apr-29-11 08:29 PM   #24 
  - Wow! Thanks for this post. It greatly expands my understanding of the Libya situation.  Peace Patriot   Apr-29-11 07:18 PM   #19 
  - Prior DU thread ...  slipslidingaway   Apr-29-11 08:49 PM   #27 
  - it makes me wonder if the whole thaw with Bush was just a way to get some hooks into the country  yurbud   Apr-30-11 08:52 AM   #32 
     - Not a bad idea to stray from what is presented to us sometimes ...  slipslidingaway   Apr-30-11 06:50 PM   #37 
        - that last line about Exxon is key  yurbud   Apr-30-11 10:24 PM   #38 
  - Yeah, but pretending oil has nothing to do with it is a bit naive.  Prometheus Bound   Apr-30-11 04:44 AM   #30 
  - I agree. This tidbit might have been the tipping point from smart negotiations to smart bombs  yurbud   May-01-11 02:54 PM   #40 
  - r+k  Gravel Democrat   Apr-30-11 07:29 AM   #31 
  - It plays better onTV..  Marblehead   Apr-30-11 08:56 AM   #33 
  - kicking n/t  Hotler   Apr-30-11 09:23 AM   #36 
  - The banks? AHA!  Keith Bee   May-01-11 12:25 AM   #39 
  - kick!  KoKo   May-05-11 08:14 PM   #41 
 

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