Posts Tagged: military spending
The impulse to "boldly go" has gotten humanity into a mess of trouble.
We’ll never rebuild this country if we keep wasting money on war.
U.S. foreign policy is dangerous, undemocratic, and deeply out of sync with real global challenges. Is continuous war inevitable, or can we change course?
It turns out that that a large-scale conflict in the Asia-Pacific is much more difficult to imagine than China hawks like to pretend.
America's top ally in East Asia is bulking up its military, picking fights with its neighbors, and showing a blithe disregard for democracy.
Even a superpower can’t maintain dominance in every domain and also effectively address big-ticket items like climate change.
For U.S. communities dependent on the same industries that have brought Russia to its knees, the time to start planning an economic transition is now.
Today, Asia is like the Kardashian clan: wealthy, contentious, and all up in the public’s face.
The Pentagon is long overdue for an audit of its $555 billion budget, but Congress has failed to hold it accountable.
Good news: The Pentagon has a new report on the urgent challenge of global warming. Bad news: it's all about adapting to the coming changes rather than preventing them from happening.