Posts Tagged: defense
For all of the money we spend on defense, are we really all that safer?
We need to start viewing climate change as both a security and environmental challenge.
It costs $250 billion a year to maintain the U.S. empire.
The Bush administration is gone, but covert operations are still going on.
He's better than his predecessor, but whether he's adding to an already gargantuan Pentagon budget or sending more troops to Afghanistan, Obama has maintained some disturbing continuities with Bush-era policies.
The idea of letting the current Defense Secretary keep his job is a hotly debated topic these days. Here's an easy way to decide.
Six countries talk peace while preparing for war.
Voters—Republicans and Democrats alike—are telling pollsters they want, not a modest course correction, not a turned page, but a whole new book.
It's time for the United States to stop running a post-Cold War empire.
The Iraq War has exposed the deep imbalance between the State and Defense Departments.