by Chris Martenson
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
- Why once you understand the oil situation, you understand how systemic change is inevitable
- Why to expect a major financial crisis this year
- Why now is the best time to understand what true prosperity is (beyond just money), and how it should shape your priorities in advance of the coming changes
- Our guidance on where to focus your efforts most for the greatest returns
Part I: The Trouble with Money
Part II: True Prosperity
In understanding material wealth, the role of energy -- and particularly oil, in today's world -- is hard to underestimate.
This point cannot be made often enough: Oil is responsible for everything we see around us.
This means that oil is responsible for most everything we might think is delivered by our economy. Which means that oil is the source of nearly all wealth.
As Gregor Macdonald recently penned for us in an excellent report: