My name is Fred and I am a gay conservative living in Ottawa. This blog supports limited government, the right of the State of Israel to live in peace and security, and tries to expose the threat to us all from cultural relativism, post-modernism, and radical Islam. I am also the founder of the Free Thinking Film Society in Ottawa (

Friday, March 25, 2005

Oil-for-Palaces Scandal Reaches into Italy

The Oil-for-Palaces scandal is now reaching into Italy, according to a report in the New York Times.

The article suggests that Roberto Formigoni, Governor of Lombardy, and often suggested as a potential prime minister, received vouchers worth 24 million barrels of discounted Iraqi oil.

I believe Paul Volcker will be issuing a new report on the scandal in the next week or so.