BY John Rubino – Re-Blogged From http://www.Gold-Eagle.com
For most Americans the geopolitical/financial crises of the 1970s happened so long ago that they’re about as relevant as the Revolutionary War or the Reformation.
But for seasoned citizens who were around back then and paying attention, the similarities to today are becoming both eerie and scary. Consider:
Re-Blogged From worldview.stratfor.com
- The Iranian threat is pulling the once-clandestine relationship between Israel and Saudi Arabia into the public eye.
- But there are other factors encouraging the two countries to work more closely with each other, including their legitimacy at home and abroad.
- As Israel and Saudi Arabia move into uncharted territory, both risk exposing themselves to pushback and new dangers.