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War for oil? Then the oil can pay for it! Oct. 17th, 2002 08:57 pm
The cost of protecting the West's Middle East oil supplies is about a dollar a gallon, a UK Government minister says.
Peter Hain, the Europe Minister, said this cost should be reflected in transport and other domestic policies.


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From: wechsler
Date: October 17th, 2002 - 01:13 pm (Link)
"We have a way of life, a set of consumption patterns, that are going to have to change - all of us.

"We have to recognise that without a major shift in the whole way we organise ourselves, our pattern of life is simply not sustainable."

Far too sensible for a UK Govt minister... I can see him getting reshuffled soon.

FoE are gonna have a field day ;)