Posts Tagged: military bases
We are like the British at the end of World War II: desperately trying to shore up an empire that we never needed and can no longer afford, using methods that often resemble those of failed empires of the past.
With Japanese militarism on the rise, Okinawan leaders bring an angry appeal for peace to Tokyo.
Even a conservative estimate of the true costs of garrisoning the globe comes to an annual total of about $170 billion--or maybe even more.
Why are the organizers of the World Conservation Congress holding their meeting near the construction of a military base in South Korea that is destroying the environment?
The U.S. military footprint on Okinawa is shrinking, but the impasse over bases remains.
Two new films introduce the world's premier experts on militarism (hint: you won't meet them in Washington).
There is perhaps more common ground between Okinawans and Marines than either Washington or Tokyo imagines.
Can a group of architects turn destruction sites into construction sites?
Jeju Island: honeymoon spot, UNESCO world heritage site, naval base. What's wrong with this picture?
U.S. military bases are very costly to the people of the Asia-Pacific region and to people here in America as well.