Oil Prices: Putting The Fire To Politicians' Feet

The hike in oil prices has not yet filtered through Europe's economy. But it's quickly morphing into a political crisis. British truckers caused chaos in London on Sept. 13. Taxi drivers and bus operators have taken to the streets in Germany. Fishermen are occupying ports in Italy. Protests against sky-high European gas taxes, which began in France, have spread across Europe.

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