Posts Tagged: Defense Spending
Each year Conn Hallinan looks aghast at news stories and newsmakers that beggar belief.
The "American Century" is most certainly coming to an end. The goal should be a smooth transition to a more cooperative world order.
Experts skeptical about aerospace industry study on military spending and jobs. "Defense contractors are notoriously bad jobs creators," said IPS Research Fellow Miriam Pemberton.
The Global Day of Action on Military Spending, of course
U.S. government wants to have it both ways: sanctions on Iran while hiring a contractor that does business with Iran.
Just like anything else, with national-security strategy nature abhors a vacuum.
The Project for Government Oversight has written a letter to Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta reminding him that it's U.S. taxpayers who pay for nuclear weapons in Europe.
How will the international community react if Syria's opposition movement comes down firmly in favor of foreign intervention?
Defense cuts -- especially to nuclear weapons -- are the silver lining of our economic crisis.
A study commissioned by the largest defense industry trade association says that military spending creates jobs. The facts, however, indicate otherwise.