The US has pretty much become oil independent, and it's been a good thing. Used to be if a Sheik sneezed, prize of oil went up. Now Iranians can capture ships in the straights of Hormuz and gas doesn't go up a penny.
This is the second time you've repeated this exact paragraph, word for word.
Now it's time we become China independent and reap those benefits.
I completely agree with this. But in order to do that you have to actually give a shht about America.
You have to rebuild factories and rebuild the nation.
Current politicians only care about their yearly bonuses from their favorite lobbyists.