Talk & Discussion

52 Insights: Blood Oil – How Consumerism Fuels Terror

31 Jan 2018

 / 7:00pm to 9:00pm
 / Free
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Want to start 2018 with a clean conscience?

Join us for an evening of captivating discussion with Professor Leif Wenar – author of Blood Oil and the Chair of Philosophy and Law at King’s College London – to talk about one of the biggest international crimes that no one is talking about.

50% of the world’s oil is mined illegally, in deals forged between the West and some of the world’s worst authoritarian regimes and terror groups – from Saudi Arabia to ISIS.

Find out how this resource is funnelling its way into everything from toothpaste to our smartphones, and how grassroots action in the face of a multi trillion dollar industry is slowly carving a clean path.