Introduction "Oil is Geopolitical Weapon" TINA - There is No Alternative Chavez's Civil-Military Alliance Chavez's South American Oil Diplomacy In The Andes, Turning the Tide Against The U.S. Epilogue: Extending Oil Diplomacy To The United States
NIKOLAS KOZLOFF is Senior Research Fellow, Council on Hemispheric Affairs (Washington, D.C.). He writes regularly for Counterpunch, Political Affairs, and other political magazines.
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