Category: War Spending

Gar Smith: Global Warming’s Unacknowledged Threat—The Pentagon

The Pentagon’s role in weather disruption needs to become part of the climate discussion

Nick Turse: Does Eleven Plus One Equal Sixty?

AFRICOM’s New Math, the U.S. Base Bonanza, and “Scarier” Times Ahead in Africa

Glenn Greenwald: Stock Prices of Weapons Manufacturers Soaring Since Paris Attack

Note how immediate the increases are: The markets could barely wait to start buying

Nick Turse: “Tomorrow’s Battlefield”

The U.S. military is now involved in more than 90 percent of Africa’s 54 nations

David Swanson: Bernie Sanders Mentioned the Military Budget

If U.S. President were not a mythical position but a serious job, the job interview would include asking the candidates their basic plans of action. This would start with, “What will you encourage Congress to spend a couple of trillion dollars on each year?” At the moment, about half of federal discretionary spending is spent Read more…

Buddy Bell: Living Under the Metal Osprey

My goal in travelling to Okinawa is to tell other people in the U.S. about that reality, of bases maintained on forcefully expropriated land

Nicolas J.S. Davies: The Record U.S. Military Budget

To listen to the Republican candidates’ debates, one would think that President Obama had slashed the U.S. military budget and left our country defenseless.

David Swanson: Veto Corleone Already in White House

Obama is worried that if you leave limits in place on military spending in the “Defense” Department, that will mean too little military spending in other departments as well

Gavan McCormack: Urgent Okinawan Appeal for Help

Under the government design, a major military facility would be constructed on Oura Bay (Henoko district) for the US Marine Corps

Vincent Emanuele: High Tech Fantasies: Elon Musk, Nuking Mars and the Colonization of Space

The militarization of space is only the tip of the iceberg for the solar system’s collective future

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