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the opec countries saudi arabia leading them there out there they're very scared by the. developments in hydraulic fracturing they know that the united states in the past five years went from importing something like sixty percent of the oil that we use down to thirty percent and that is a direct result of the hydraulic fracturing that's taken place like here and williston in the bach and in other areas they want to put these companies out of business. even if circumstances a reason these days i see that he has not stopped after ten thousand wells we still need to extract the millions of barrels lying beneath the bakken. this situation brings happiness to the ones for him for serious companies but it is devastating to the oil workers who are no longer needed they are thrown out into the streets without pity they must decide whether to go back home or stay liston looking for new jobs. in february twenty fifteen want to one of my coworkers i work with he
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calmly and he said manages late everybody oh. he's in and told everybody to go to a room get on a stove and get out and this will two o'clock in the morning at night in february in the winter. a man can say emptied out enclosed for one day to the next. these dilapidated barracks will probably pollute the landscape for eight years to come. construction sites for abandoned by the dozen and left to rest and to keep. out. construction began at the peak of the list is now nearly complete.
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occupied in part by survivors of the the neighborhood seems sadly empty. here and with the downturn in the economy. boil prices. i can still raise more money than i care back home. just. not as much they're used to. i consider myself fortunate because i still have a job as talk no friend just yesterday he got laid off so he's got to go back to louisiana to find. work. because there are not too many people are
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eager. to. in july twenty seventh team son and also to a freelance journalist working with on to militant shelling in syria. to own it is such a fuss phonte has established a hundred oh such a memorial they will recognize more reporters who often risk them off for the sake of the truth comes through the piece you can submit to your published works in a video or written form until june the twelfth go to a little dot on t.v. dot com. china says they're going to buy a lot more stuff from the us and so trump is having a fact i mean is that weighing into the minutiae of trade deals. president has done
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that i can recall usually they just paint a broad stroke and hope for the best studies actually getting into the details of trade deals all sympathetic health. it's hard. but i. can give money bills off limits to help my children. that. my children are very poor. just something been asked to be do. you know it's it's just like this job to
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you know two nights ago i wanted to go home i was tired. but. the roof thanks we had the whole the water otherwise the the well sit down and. people get upset so. you do what you have to do. in the oil. adults has slowed down though but still steady and you know good just flow. three jobs where every day of the week. the
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donors show up its work about sixty eight hours. in the day for the guy doing construction maybe five or six. and this he's now working out three or four making the sandwiches and. i read this place down for only three hundred fifty dollars a month he has the whole downstairs to himself. which is a little bit messy. i claimed. that he had to
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leave california because there's no jobs why is there no jobs there's too many mexicans makes kids who do the same job i was doing for half of the price. you know how many donuts oh. wow. i've done more. big orders twenty four hour. been encouraging out of to save some money. so that he can move his family here and put a deposit first and last month's rent on an apartment he's a good father he misses a little girl. missing. forward . when oil reached twenty nine dollars
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a barrel we weren't doing anything march was a bad month but now it's suddenly picked up to forty dollars a barrel and we're busy again the companies have done so much cost cutting and efficiency that if the price goes to fifty it will be like it used to be eighty. the rig counts the number of rigs drilling new holes in the ground has gone way down from over two hundred to i think the thirty five rigs active in the block and . as time goes on without new wells being drilled and fret our one point one million barrels a day will go down naturally slowly in some point in the two to five years there will be a supply and demand reversal whereas now we're oversupplied will be under supplied and the price will shoot up. between now and then it will go like this and at some
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point it will go up. and if the price go ever goes to one hundred and it will someday. north dakota will be crawling with workers looking for housing and there will be a huge labor shortage the companies will be throwing money at us. now we're mostly working for folks who have oil rigs oil pumps on their land and they have those monthly checks coming in from the old companies and they're spending money on their homes. or lot of people have disappeared out here gone back home i guess i know some are gone back to bozeman big sky erika's constructions doing ok there some went back to minneapolis some to idaho but yeah a lot of people have left here i don't know too many people here anymore they're all gone just slow down too much they lost their jobs got laid off so couldn't put in the hours a lot of families to a lot of guys in the oil business the higher ups the guys making more money they've
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gone to south america in the middle east so they'll be back i guess some day but. so that's the general process. sort of her cleaning the litter. i could buy a house and i did i could stay in a very nice apartment but i don't need it and i have very low overhead and i like it that way and i don't have a lot of needs. so this is stuff. that is just this was
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a barn garage and there was it a snow storm and heavy snowstorm about three years ago i suppose and the snow load on the roof caused the roof to collapse so anyway it's kind of an open air garage and. i. haven't hoped up in there and i washed off and rick. thanks. to the oil industry has changed dramatically and i don't like to see that i see companies going out of business and people being fired and laid off and loading up a u.-haul trailers and heading out of town and it's sad. it hasn't really affected me because. we service the infrastructure that has been built and once that infrastructure is built it still needs to be maintained i'm very
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thankful for that said i'm sure it's. so tonight we'll have full new. one of the last minute rush. but it's nice to have the company and actually enjoy. as i said before i've you're really outside of. the former girlfriend came all the times oh you're like the only visitors that i've had here. in the over forty years that i've been with most. used to be far far far too
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interested in girls. that like politics i've come to realize well politics is a scam girls are just problems. i mean. so i stay away from both of. this gas station over here we used to deliver to the. three four dozen donuts last week they quit the order altogether because nobody was coming in to i don't so. it
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was one more. always get this one and keep on going around the corner. because you're going to go on and get the best that. you should face thanks. cindy the owner of the or the manager of the store there. her business is down so far that she's had to. take on a second job now so she sells cosmetics to women here in the oil field. we gave
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a lot to come up here but we thought it was going to be best for our family we thought the oil boom would be here for at least another fifteen years and that we would be able to. be able to make enough money to pay for our kids to go to college . they were can dream is changing that's not what it used to be. and it's a tough reality to deal with.
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to say the boom will come back but if it does it'll be much much more shallow the growth curve. and be near. it is. much money and. i don't know. who to turn to wantonness to. think it's going to come back.
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right now with. terrorism is one of the possible motives being considered in a shooting in the belgian city of liege which has left four people dead including the suspect. an f.b.i. informant or aspire u.s. politicians and the media are confused over how to describe the role of
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a cambridge professor who said truth infiltrated donald trump's election campaign and the israeli parliament debates a law that would ban the filming of i.d.f. soldiers who are currently in the spotlight for the alleged use of excessive force . but i could even get watching r.t. international and i will start this hour with news from belgium because two officers under civilian have been killed in a shooting in leech the city's police chief now says his personnel were specifically targeted in the attack. this video paid online and he said to show the area of the attack can be heard more details now from. the gunman has been killed by police
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we understand that he got ahold of a weapon after disarming the two of the the two police officers that were killed what we're hearing from the interior minister over jambon is the offices are on the scene investigating but they're trying to get to the bottom of the potential motive terrorism is just one of the scenarios that they're looking at right now but when it comes to just who the perpetrator of this attack was we are starting to get more information from the local media that he's being reported to be thirty six year old man who had just been released from prison yesterday on on monday the twenty eighth but belgium is no stranger when it comes to terrorist attacks attacks in a similar vein to this one if we look back to just last year in august of twenty seventeen two soldiers were attacked by a man wielding a machete they were just wounded there were also other isis inspired or isis
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claimed attacks involving police officers in both october and orcus twenty sixteen and the thing is those soldiers ambushed police they were in the most part of the streets and more visible because of the suicide bombing that took place on the twenty second of march twenty sixth enough those three suicide bombers that blew themselves up in both brussels and airports and on the brussels metro as well they killed thirty two people so the very latest as we have it three people have been killed two of them police officers one of them a passive by as a gunman opened fire in we also understand that two of the police officers have been wounded and. officials are saying now that the attacker was killed at the scene shot dead by police officers. it is split again and not just along party lines either this time it's about one word spygate the term is used by
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donald trump in reference to the alleged planting of a mole in his election campaign by the intelligence services that department of justice though describes that person as an informant so is it just semantics or takes a look. there are many out there who would and do call into question donald trump's business process but there's no denying the guy is a branding machine and his labels have a tendency to work like gangbusters mark you know little mark he's a lion ted and you know that's his name we can't have been rocket man sick puppy shooting rockets all over the place through kid hillary crazy very he's crazy is a bit but you know he does it with terms ladies hashtag where the buzz word is spreading like wildfire he came up with this one to remind anyone who follows his twitter which is everyone that the f.b.i. may have spied on his campaign through a confidential informant but that sounds all official and is definitely not scary or catchy q trump we now call it spygate you call it spygate adding
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a gate at the end makes it so much better doesn't it watergate deflate gate russia gate priceless and according to some anonymous sources that spoke with the a.p. terms choice of the word spy was not an accident he allegedly picked the term believing it to be more sinister and likely to be picked up by the media and if that's true boy was he right the revelations of the obama era political targeting grow more ominous by the day claims the f.b.i. may have been spying on his campaign these kind of upset with me read an article in the new york times they seems to feel that there was a mole or a spy in this campaign ok no surprise that fox picked up and ran with trump's phrasing but seriously it's common knowledge that if a toddler is throwing a tantrum you simply don't give them the attention they clearly want the fake scandal the trump scripted for us in the media this week as a name when we're not going to repeat this morning it has tweets to go with it which i am not going to read because reading those tweets is what he wants us to do
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three even joy get m.s.n. b.c. could have been a shining beacon of rationality for the rest of the media to look up to and not give trump exactly what he wanted but no. president trump has seized on this new branding effort to discredit the discredit the russia investigation by i don't really know where. spygate and it just went on from there after running out of steam either supporting or contradicting trump claims little hint either way it still works for trump they want on spending air time distracting the semantics at play here we give you the great debate of informant first by what's your reaction first to the tweet and second to the distinction between a spy term on the president is using an informant there one in the same a confidential informant is someone who is informing confidentially in other words spying you may call this person a confidential informant that sounds perfectly foreign right but what if it's
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funnily enough and a breakdown of the coverage of translate this phrase by the washington post we were mentioned as having not picked up on it but you haven't said it yet but this whole time i haven't thought it ok well then spygate spygate fight we move on now. parliament is debating a new law to ban the filming of soldiers those behind the bill say that video recording is often used to undermine the quote spirit critics of the plans though call them an attempt to hide excessive use of force by defense forces although that is something denied by army chiefs despite footage like this. how. i look. i.
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think these amateur videos are insured like aspects of the conflict that might otherwise not get brought up in the public debate here in israel and it's very important that we have that debate on the conflict. the bill also i want stuff punishment photographing i.d.f. soldiers with quote the intention of undermining spirit get chief i.d.'s in prison and intention to harm state security will get you a ten year jail term yet no explanation is given on how to decide intent experts told us such punishments to go against the freedom of speech this is an absurd piece of populist legislation just meant to limit the constrain the freedom of speech and freedom of protest in israel something that contradicts the founding principles of this country and by the way this is very hypocritical as well because members of the right whenever settlers are evacuated they also filmed i.d.f.
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soldiers this is a time honored tradition in this country in this legislation goes against that value the right wing do for us. soldiers. there cannot. you can never take them to call who cannot go into figures that they think this is this is. against this law of this legislation because you know when you don't allow people to take pictures of solid jails it starts we start to you stop before the mall for a speech then you're moved. to taking photos of. this is the end of the. meanwhile israel has turned back a group of palestinian ships trying to breach the gaza blockade and to cyprus it was carrying patients wounded in recent border process as well as students hoping to get an education abroad local correspondent was on one of the but. so we were
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here it says the morning and there were a lot of possum jurors that were just trying to leave on the boats seventeen passengers including two injured palestinians from the great march of return and others were the people holding these us students and stuck people that have been living under bill kate for more than eleven years we went to the sea with eight not a cold miles. what happened as we saw the warships going very close to these two boats that had all these passengers this is how the story developed. so now we're in the middle of the sea as you see there are expansive tens of boats . to the sea turned out we know that there are going to sail out of the line of where not a while the last point can we can reach and palestinians are continuing to create
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