What's an 'American' corporation?
Last updated 4/26/2007 at Noon
There are those who cheer any international aggression on the grounds that “we” will get the booty. I remember back when the Iraq misadventure was just a twinkle in W’s eye – a radio caller said that the war was great as long as he paid 50 cents a gallon less for gas. (It was $1.50 locally at the time.)
Ethical questions aside, “we” didn’t get the oil. After benefiting from the removal of Iraqi oil from the market, the lower supplies driving up oil prices, the multinational oil companies are presently in the process of locking down the Iraqi oil rights. In the interim, the oi...