Advance Praise for Crossing the Rubicon Astounding! Alarming! And yet at last , with this — Mike Ruppert’s beyond-courageous offering — we gain sight of the. Crossing the Rubicon. The Decline of the American Empire at the End of the Age of Oil by Michael Ruppert. best book for the how and why of 9/ related page. Michael Craig Ruppert (February 3, – April 13, ) was an American writer and Ruppert is the author of Crossing The Rubicon: The Decline of the American Empire at the End of the Age of Oil, published in September Crossing.

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Book Review: Crossing The Rubicon

Ghettos of unseeing wealth, thousand-mile inundations of trailer-park poverty, millions of poor savagely incarcerated, disability and death caused by the deprivation of simple health care, great cities in broken ruin, pollution that suffocates the life from the biosphere of earth, air, and water, an absence of hope, and the irrecoverable internment of a once-great dream. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Nov 23, Jamey rated it it was amazing Shelves: On November 28, Mike gave crossiing first post lecture at Portland State University, which was attended by more than 1, and resulted in a standing ovation.

The following chapter is aptly titled Biological Warfare, and begins thus: This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat InVice featured Ruppert in a 6-part series titled Apocalypse, Man.

Crossing the Rubicon: The Decline of the American Empire at the End of the Age of Oil

This one is a fat brick in that school without walls a cornerpiece blown far from the ruin of a gone world. Mike Ruppert represents, from top to bottom, the best tradition of an independent thinking, open-minded, incorruptible, humorous, prudent, American Cop.

It’s not a happy story, by any means. After leaving CollapseNet, Ruppert moved to Crestone, Colorado and pursued Native American and indigenous teachings adopting the name “Tracker of Truth” and started putting more time into music, recording with the band New White Trashdescribed as a “downtempo acoustic rock outfit”.

Filter by Audio Video All content. Mike has traveled and studied the Peak Oil issue with world renowned experts, and he and I share an abiding shock at the rampant despoilment of our planet, through fake stoked resource wars that have real consequences in real lives. Oct 22, Travis Kirk rated it it was amazing Shelves: All of the material is profusely footnoted and endnoted. A lot I have read elsewhere however he puts it all together.


Peak Energy in US: Maybe his conspiracy theories are right. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. When a person is too afraid or too dedicated to a political cgossing to make an honest journey in pursuit of the truth and nothing but the truth, it is a pathetic state of being. This phenomenon occurs because the line of best fit can curve any way needed to match the maximum number of data points.

This one has and more. I’m not quite sure that this book is really worth the massive amount of time it took to read other than the secondary sources he sites. This book also talks about “Peak Oil”, the point in the world when crosssing oil production passes the high point. In other words, he cares, he really cares. This work seriously lacks primary sources, which would strengthen Ruppert’s argument. For those who knee jerk and willfully ignore the truth, you give safe haven to the perpetrators — even when they are your own government.

Cgossing cases against terrorists who probably did have something to do with the attacks, have been cut loose by other governments because the U. Start reading Crossing the Rubicon on your Kindle in under a minute.

Michael Ruppert has been asking disconcerting but critical questions for more than two decades, even when it meant confronting unpleasant truths that challenge the very basis of industrial society.

Crossibg gives rise to a notion, that the filmstrip of American presidents that lines the wall above the board in many school classrooms needs yet, another decker above it one for the literatu An ambitious book and one to read.

Through the newsletter and his website at www. Beginning inhe made discoveries that led him to believe that he had stumbled onto a large network of narcotics traffickers and that the US military as well as the LAPD might be involved. September 11th was mass murder and those responsible are rubiocn sitting in seats of power.

Even for Ross Perot those will be tough shoes to fill. What should happen as a result of the information presented in this book?

At no point does Ruppert’s use of Vreeland depend on the latter’s personal credibility. Michael Ruppert was born on February 3, in Washington, D.

For those who think they have put together all the pieces about September 11th, I must respectfully disagree. Jun 20, Julie rated it really liked it.


If you want to understand the dynamics of the oil-money-drugs-and-war imperial system in which we are all embedded, start with this book. That truth crossijg revealed in stark clarity in Crossing the Rubicon. But this is a book that needs to be read for its sheer scope, research ambition and brass set. It’s still a relevant and informational read, minus a handful of chapters. Full of key stories and details in the great puzzle, it suffers from the defect of promoting peak oil, which is itself a likely scam.

The newsletter covered political and governmental issues. Taking the approach of a homicide detective Ruppert is, in fact, a former LAPD detectivehe seeks to establish, at the very least, criminal negligence on the part of the U.

Crossing the Rubicon

He resigned from the force in November Ruppert believes with ample documentation to justify his view that depletion dynamics will fuel energy price appreciation more in this cycle than any prior one. The most I am willing to even humor as a possibility-a very slim one in my head mind you-is that perhaps some among them knew and let them happen-but once again I don’t really even believe that.

And the suggestion was thus, the Taliban when they came into power brought an end to the planting of Opium poppies throughout the country, and Afghanistan is the worlds major supplier of opium. King Hubbert ‘s theoryis the point in time when the maximum rate of extraction of petroleum th reached, after which the rate of production is expected to enter terminal decline.

Harper’s Magazine also considered doing a story on it, but changed their mind and stayed silent. What this book talks about, essentially, is that when Peak Oil happens it may have already happened; crrossing book was written 6 years agowe are all screwed. Ruppert and his theories on peak oil were the subject of the documentary film Collapse[3] which was based on his book A Presidential Energy Policy [4] and received The New York Times’ “critics pick”.

If the United States has any hope of returning to it’s original Constitutional Government, the people have to know what is really happening. Perot called him back to offer encouragement