Sources: BusinessWeek, Xinhua, U.S. Trade Rep.
quote: You think for a second the Obama Administration and his ECO-Freak friends would allow such mines to "open" and time soon?
quote: They are still whining about fracking!
quote: Does it mean people that aren't willing to die from diseases caused by wallowing in their own filth due to industry/government corruption?
quote: That's not their objective, as these same people protest Generation III/IV nuclear power and even the occasional solar or wind plant. Gotta protect them critters in the desert, after all. Nah, they're anti-development, plain and simple. All
quote: We've all seen this before. Whenever something happens, no matter where in the world, that reflects badly in some way on our economy or this Administration Obama who was heralded as the great world "unifier", just blasts the other party whether it's deserved or not.
quote: and halt the chaotic and polluting development of China.
quote: China is the new US with a proper capitalist economy which is not weighed down by millions of federal parasites and which isn't mass-subsidizing the lazy and inept.
quote: President Barack Obama (D), who supervised the filing, had harsh words for China in a speech, commenting, "We have got to take control of our energy future and we can't let that energy industry take root in some other country because they were allowed to break the rules." President Obama President Obama claims China is "breaking the rules" by manipulating trade supply.In a joint statement, EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht, jabbed, "China’s restrictions on rare earths and other products violate international trade rules and must be removed. These measures hurt our producers and consumers in the EU and across the world, including manufacturers of pioneering hi-tech and ‘green’ business applications."