It's About Oil?

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Saturday, October 13th, 2001

Lauded political cartoonist and commentator Ted Rall has spent some time in central Asia, including a stretch last year in Turkmenistan (as a guest of the U.S. State Department, no less). In this article on AlterNet.Org, an independent media support project, he paints a fascinating picture of life in the region, and then gives some insight into how it may be linked to current U.S. military efforts.