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Alan Zemek

COMMON CURRENCY: Fuels debate should focus on science, not politics

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"Cheap oil made Sweden rich."

In testimony before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality on Dec. 7, 2005, Professor Kjell Aleklett of Uppsala University in Sweden made this startling public confession. Sweden is often upheld by my more liberal friends as a model for enlightened democratic socialism and state welfare, something like capitalism, but with all the sharp edges rounded off.

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