Posts Tagged: militarism
On Obama's second inauguration, let's challenge our society to look at how well we are addressing the "giant triplets" of racism, extreme materialism, and militarism.
Africa is wealthy in oil, gas, iron, aluminum and rare metals.
The annals of national security are replete with retired generals expressing second thoughts about how militarized the United States has become.
The nuclear intelligence that the media is fixated on consists mostly of allegations of abstract research that have been floating around for years.
APEC's leaders are pushing more of the same in the Pacific -- but civil society is pushing back.
Media caution and skepticism are in short supply.
We have, once again, played right into Osama bin Laden's hands.
With Libya, the Obama administration has followed the Chinese adage: kill the chicken to scare the monkeys. But the chicken still rules the roost in Tripoli.
The American Enterprise Institute's Michael Rubin writes that "Right Web is among the worst Google manipulators in the political realm."
When George W. Bush left the White House, the rest of the world breathed a sigh of relief.