As The World Burns

Michael C. Ruppert

-- But when the run on the dollar begins, OPEC will inevitably at some
point switch its pricing to the Euro, which the entire world is
wrangling - much to Europe's chagrin - into not only a safe-haven
currency, but a profitable one. The next house is being built before the
old one is abandoned. When the run on the dollar begins, it will be as
if the rest of the world declared war on the United States of America by
launching a missile, dropping a bomb, or landing an army at Bethany
Beach, Delaware. That this will lead ultimately to widespread global
warfare seems certain. This is exactly the way the administration is
setting it up to appear to the American people. Think of 9/11 times

The rest of the world is merely defending itself with non-violent means
- for the moment. But it will be portrayed as an attack upon the US.
"Why?" George Bush will ask, rhetorically. "They hate us because of our

And, barring a miracle, the end results will be exactly the same as from
a physical attack: devastation so complete and unthinkable - magnified
by the brutal impacts of Peak Oil - that only a few will even try to
prepare for it. That is sad because preparation will make all the
difference (barring luck or divine intervention) in who survives and to
what extent they remain intact and functioning afterwards.