How Cheap Oil Could Lead to More Unrest in the Middle East – (Oct. 8, 2015)

By Kevin Freeman
October 09, 2015Oct 09, 2015

The price of a barrel oil has plummeted since July, allowing millions of Americans to fill their gas tanks for less than $2 per gallon during the summer of 2015.

However, that cheap price at the pump could lead to a major wave of unrest in the Middle East. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia depends on oil revenues to control their people and hold enemies at bay.

This For the Record Short investigates how cheap gas prices could end in a "Revolt in Riyadh."

For the Record by The Blaze featuring Kevin Freeman.